Fundamentals of Patrol
Course Code: CJK0064V
Credit Hours: 35 clock hours
Effective beginning: 2021-22
Course Description:This course is a component of the Law Enforcement Florida CMS Basic Recruit Academy. It is designed to enable students to understand community oriented policing and how it is implemented as a problem solving model, identify the secure problem solving model its application in real life situations; understand officer safety issues, identify and avoid fatal errors, identify and manage stress, maintain mental and physical fitness; respond to a call, approach a suspect, make an arrest, transport a prisoner and process the prisoner at a detention facility; and understand how to direct traffic, how to enforce traffic citations, identify how to respond to alarms and conduct a building search, and search, inventory and impound vehicles.
- This course is open only to students admitted to the Law Enforcement Florida CMS Basic Recruit Academy.
- Florida Basic Abilities Test (FBAT)
- Criminal History and Background Check
- Drug Screen Test
Required textbooks/ course materials:
Law Enforcement Basic Recruit Training, Volume 1 Author: Florida Department Of Law Enforcement, Criminal Justice Standards And Training Commission Publisher: Xanedu
Unit 1: Electronic Communications
Lesson 1: Mobile Electronic Devices
Student Course Summary
Lesson 2: Electronic Sources of Information
Unit 2: Crime Reduction and Prevention
Lesson 1: Community-Oriented Policing and Problem Solving
Unit 3: Officer Safety and Survival Skills
Lesson 1: Stress Management
Lesson 2: Officer Safety and Survival
Unit 4: Patrol Basics
Lesson 1: Patrol Basics
Role-play Exercise #8: Auto Theft
Unit 5: Responding to Calls
Lesson 1: Initial Response
Role-play Exercise #9: Johnson Street Mall
Lesson 2: Approaching and Contacting the Suspect
Role-play Exercise #10: Knife
Lesson 3: Responding as Backup
Lesson 4: Establishing a Perimeter
Lesson 5: Conducting Building and Ground Searches
Unit 6: Arrest Procedures
Lesson 1: Taking Custody of the Suspect
Role-play Exercise #11: Arrest Procedures and Show-Up
Lesson 2: Processing the Prisoner
Discipline-level learning outcomes:
CJK 0064V, Fundamentals of Patrol, is an approved course by Florida Department of Law Enforcement for the purpose of Law Enforcement Certification.
|Course-level student learning outcomes||Discipline-level learning outcomes||Assessment methods|
LAW-EN Outcome 1:
Demonstrate mastery of Law Enforcement knowledge and skills.
LAW-EN Outcome 2:
Demonstrate safety skills appropriate for employees in a Law Enforcement work setting.
LAW-EN Outcome 3:
Apply critical thinking and problem solving proficiency as appropriate for employees in a Law Enforcement work setting.
LAW-EN Outcome 4:
Demonstrate team building, interpersonal, and ethical skills as appropriate for employees in a Law Enforcement work.
LAW-EN Outcome 5:
Demonstrate leadership, organizational, and professional skills appropriate for employees in a Law Enforcement workplace.
LAW-EN Outcome 6:
Demonstrate skills required for state certification and employment as a law enforcement officer.
- Role Play
College-wide policies and resources
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