DUI Traffic Stops
Course Code: CJK0084V
Credit Hours: 24 clock hours
Effective beginning: 2021-22
Course Description:This course is a component of the Law Enforcement Florida CMS Basic Recruit Academy. It introduces the student to the basic rules for conducting safe and effective DUI stops, including identifying a driver under the influence of alcohol or drugs, conducting field sobriety tests, and completing a DUI investigation. It includes classroom instruction and practical proficiency exercises.
- 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
Lesson 1: Overview of the DUI Problem
Student Course Summary
Lesson 2: Legal Issues
Instructor Material 1
Lesson 3: Introduction to DUI Detection
Lesson 4: Drug-Impaired Driving
Lesson 5: Conducting the DUI Investigation
Lesson 6: Administering the Standardized Field Sobriety Tests
Instructor Material 2
Instructor Material 3
Lesson 7: Documenting DUI Reports
Instructor Material 4
Discipline-level learning outcomes:
CJK 0084V, DUI Traffic Stops, 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|
Understand the problem of and solutions for DUI
Identify the DUI laws and related legal issues
Identify the signs of alcohol or drug impairment
Conduct a DUI traffic stop
Follow the three-phase process of a DUI contact
Demonstrate proficiency in conducting the Standardized Field Sobriety Tests
Make an arrest decision based on specific clues
Accurately complete the required documentation for a DUI arrest
Provide clear and convincing evidence of DUI in court testimony
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 setting.
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
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