Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 5485
First Term: 2017 Spring   
Award: CCL  
Total Credits: 30
CIP Code: 43.0107
Occupational Area: Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security

Instructional Council: Administration of Justice Studies (01)
GPA: 2.00
SOC Code: 25-1111, 33-3011, 33-3021, 33-3051, 33-9021

Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Law Enforcement Training Academy is designed for students wishing to pursue a law enforcement career as a law enforcement officer. The student will develop skills in eight functional areas: Introduction to Law Enforcement, Law and Legal Matters, Patrol Procedures, Traffic Control, Crime Scene Management, Community and Police Relations, Report Writing, and Police Proficiency Skills. At the conclusion of this program the student will have completed all requirements of the Arizona Peace Officer Standards and Training (AzPOST) Board standards established to certify police officers in the State of Arizona.

Suggested Course Plan Sequenced by Semester: CG, GC

Required Courses
+ AJS/LEO102 Peace Officer Certification I 17
+ AJS/LEO202 Peace Officer Certification II 13
Credits: 30

Program Competencies
1. Describe the role of the law enforcement officer in relation to the community and as a part of the law enforcement chain of command. (AJS/LEO102)
2. Follow legal requirements and exhibit proper behavior in enforcing the law. (AJS/LEO102, AJS/LEO202)
3. Use proper proceedings in preparing and processing legal documents. (AJS/LEO102, AJS/LEO202)
4. Handle evidentiary and citizens property properly. (AJS/LEO102, AJS/LEO202)
5. Carry out law enforcement procedures on normal patrol. (AJS/LEO102, AJS/LEO202)
6. Use proper procedures in emergencies concerning the public, crowd control, drug and liquor enforcement, and disaster response. (AJS/LEO102, AJS/LEO202)
7. Enforce the Arizona traffic code and demonstrate proper citizen contact when issuing citations. (AJS/LEO102, AJS/LEO202)
8. Demonstrate proper traffic accident investigation techniques and channeling of vehicles in traffic. (AJS/LEO102, AJS/LEO202)
9. Demonstrate proper defensive driving and pursuit driving techniques. (AJS/LEO102)
10. Respond to, secure, and handle a crime scene properly. (AJS/LEO102, AJS/LEO202)
11. Use proper techniques when interviewing witnesses and suspects. (AJS/LEO102, AJS/LEO202)
12. Describe the techniques used by organized crime. (AJS/LEO202)
13. Describe public perception of law enforcement officers in stress situations and crisis intervention. (AJS/LEO102, AJS/LEO202)
14. Identify and control personal stress in crisis intervention. (AJS/LEO102, AJS/LEO202)
15. Interact effectively with the public to promote crime prevention. (AJS/LEO102, AJS/LEO202)
16. Write clear, objective, and complete law enforcement reports. (AJS/LEO102, AJS/LEO202)
17. Use law enforcement records and files properly. (AJS/LEO102, AJS/LEO202)
18. Administer proper emergency aid to injured persons. (AJS/LEO102)
19. Use and maintain firearms effectively and lawfully. (AJS/LEO102, AJS/LEO202)
20. Demonstrate physical ability to do law enforcement work and maintain physical conditioning. (AJS/LEO102, AJS/LEO202)
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: 6-28-05

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