Criminal Justice - Basic Law Enforcement Academy Certificate

Course Requirements:

Day Academy students must enroll in Basic Police Officer I, II, III, and IV and the Basic Firearms course in the same semester to attend the Academy and these courses are available only to those attending the Academy. The student must successfully complete the entire series to receive credit in any of the courses. Night Academy students must meet the same requirements as the Day Academy students, but will be required to register in both the Fall and Spring semesters to complete the series.

Special Fees charged by the college:

1. Ammunition/Range Fee $375.00 
4. TCOLE Exam Fee $25.00
2. Driving Fee $15.00 5. Required Supply Fee $30.00
3. CPR Card Fee $5.00 6. Pre-Application Fee $30.00

Purchases expected by the student:
1. Required Uniforms and related supplies
2. Required Books
3. PE clothes, shoes
4. General supplies

 Course Number 
 Course Title 
Credits
 CJLE 1211 Basic Firearms  2
 CJLE 1506 Basic Peace Officer I
 5
 CJLE 1512 
Basic Peace Officer II  5
 CJLE 1518 Basic Peace Officer III  5
 CJLE 1524 Basic Peace Officer IV  5
 Total Credits Required for Basic Law Enforcement Academy Certificate  22

CJLE 1211
Basic Peace Office V
(2 credits)
This course is one in a series of courses taught in the Police Academy. The course provides instruction and participation in Basic Firearms Training. (1 lecture hour / 2 lab hours) Prerequisites: Approval from Department Chair and enrollment in the Police Academy. [CIP43.0107]

CJLE 1506
Basic Peace Officer I
(5 credits)
This course is one of a series of courses taught in the Police Academy. The course provides instruction and participation in U.S. & Texas Constitution & Bill of Rights, Penal Code, Use of Force, Traffic Law & Accident Investigation, Code of Criminal Procedure, Juvenile Issues – Texas Family Code, Professionalism & Ethics. (3 lecture hours / 6 lab hours) Prerequisites: Approval from Department Chair and enrollment in the Police
Academy. [CIP43.0107]

CJLE 1512
Basic Peace Officer II
(5 credits)
This course is one in a series of courses taught in the Police Academy. The course provides instruction and participation in Arrest, Search & Seizure, Patrol Procedures, Civil Process & Liability, Field Note Taking, Texas Alcoholic Beverage Code, Emergency Communications, Family Violence, MHMR. (3 lecture hours / 6 lab hours) Prerequisites: Approval from Department Chair and enrollment in the Police Academy. [CIP43.0107]

CJLE 1518
Basic Peace Officer III
(5 credits)
This course is one is a series of courses taught in the Police Academy. The course provides instruction and participation in Fitness & Wellness, Multiculturalism, History of Policing, Criminal Justice System, Drugs, Stress Management, Hazardous Materials Awareness, Victims of Crime, Problem Solving, Professional Policing Approaches, Criminal Investigation. (3 lecture hours / 6 lab hours) Prerequisites: Approval from Department Chair and enrollment in the Police Academy. [CIP43.0107]

CJLE 1524
Basic Peace Officer IV
(5 credits)
This course is one in a series of courses taught in the Police Academy. The course provides instruction and participation in Mechanics of Arrest, Emergency Medical Assistance, Professional Police Driving. (3 lecture hours / 6 lab hours)  Prerequisites: Approval from Department Chair and enrollment in the Police Academy. [CIP43.0107]

 

 

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