CMS Criminal Justice Firearms
Course Code: CJK0040V
Credit Hours: 80 clock hours
Effective beginning: Fall 2020
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:
See instructor’s First Day Handout
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.
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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
The course is competency-based using handouts, videotapes, textbooks, computer assisted instruction and instructor demonstrations.
College-wide policies and resources
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