CMS Criminal Justice Firearms
80 clock hours
001, 002, 003, 004
Course Description:A Basic Law Enforcement Academy course that deals with firearms familiarization, ammunition characteristics, fundamentals of marksmanship, drawing and holstering a handgun, the use of cover, weapon malfunctions, live fire exercises, weapons cleaning, qualifications, and survival shooting.
- Florida Basic Abilities Test (FBAT)
- Criminal History and Background Check
- Drug Screen Test
Required textbooks/ course materials:
No textbook or course materials are required to purchase for this course.
LAW ENFORCEMENT BASIC RECRUIT TRAINING, VOLUME 2 AUTHOR: FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF LAW ENFORCEMENT, CRIMINAL JUSTICE STANDARDS AND TRAINING COMMISSION PUBLISHER: XANEDU (provided)
See your Instructor First Day Handout for individual instructor assignment schedule.
Discipline-level learning outcomes:
CJK 0040V, Firearms, is an approved course by FDLE for the purpose of Law Enforcement Certification and Corrections Certification.
Course-level learning outcomes:
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COR Outcome 1: Students demonstrate mastery of Correctional Officer knowledge and skills.
COR Outcome 2: Demonstrate safety skills appropriate for employees in a Correctional Officer work setting.
COR Outcome 3: Apply critical thinking and problem solving proficiency as appropriate for employees in a Correctional Officer work setting.
COR Outcome 4: Exhibit interpersonal and ethical skills as appropriate for employees in a Correctional Officer work setting.
COR Outcome 5: Exhibit leadership, organizational, and professional skills appropriate for employees in a Correctional Officer workplace
Tests, Skills Demonstration, Skills Check-off
Means of accomplishing learning outcomes:
Lecture is the primary method of instruction. Students are expected to be attentive and are encouraged to ask questions. Lectures will come primarily from the textbook in formats that may include power point presentations, white board illustrations, videos, and web-based technologies and student discussion on specific topics.
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