CJK0092V

Critical Incidents

Course Code: CJK0092V

Credit Hours: 44 clock hours

Effective beginning: Fall 2020

 

Course Description:
This course is a component of the Law Enforcement Florida CMS Basic Recruit Academy. It is designed to enable students to identify the crowd control procedures to safely and effectively disperse or control a large group of people; understand local emergency response plans; respond to a bomb threat, assesses the scene, search and evacuate a building or suspected bomb sight, identify weapons of mass destruction and properly respond to a WMD incident.

Course Details

Prerequisites:

  • This course is open only to students admitted to the Law Enforcement Florida CMS Basic Recruit Academy.  
  • Florida Basic Abilities Test (FBAT)
  • Fingerprints
  • Criminal History and Background Check
  • Drug Screen Test

Instructors:

TBD

 

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

 

Assignment/course outline:

Course Outline

Unit 1: Incident Command System (ICS)

Lesson 1: Incident Command System (ICS)

Student Course Summary

Unit 2: Critical Incident Overview

Lesson 1: Active Shooter

Lesson 2: Natural Disasters

Lesson 3: Response to Weapons of Mass Destruction and CBRNE

Unit 3: Chemical and Hazardous Materials

Lesson 1: Response to Hazardous Materials Incidents

Instructor Material

Lesson 2: Methamphetamine

Lesson 3: Chemical Suicide and Chemical Weapons of Mass Destruction

Unit 4: Biological Weapons of Mass Destruction

Lesson 1: Biological Weapons

Role-play Exercise #18: Response to a Suspicious Letter

Unit 5: Radiological and Nuclear Weapons of Mass Destruction

Lesson 1: Radiological and Nuclear Weapons of Mass Destruction

Unit 6: Explosive Devices

Lesson 1: Types of Explosive Devices

Lesson 2: Responding to a Bomb Threat

Lesson 3: Searching for an Explosive Device

Role-play Exercise #19: Response to a Bomb Threat

 

Discipline-level learning outcomes:

CJK 0092V, Critical Incidents, is an approved course by Florida Department of Law Enforcement for the purpose of Law Enforcement Certification.

 

Course-level student learning outcomesDiscipline-level learning outcomesAssessment methods

Complete and pass Unit 1, IS-100.LEb Introduction to the Incident Command System and Unit 2, IS-700.a National Incident Management (NIMS), An Introduction

Understand local emergency response plans, law enforcement duty-to-act requirements, and the role of law enforcement officers as first responders

Know how to respond to an active shooter incident

Plan for response to a natural disaster

Identify weapons of mass destruction (WMD) and properly respond to a WMD incident, including IEDs and VBIEDs

Be aware of hazardous material class, name or identification number, identify actions to take to isolate a hazmat incident and choose protective actions to take in accordance with the Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG)

Recognize the indicators of and paraphernalia used in the manufacture of methamphetamine

Describe the indicators of chemical suicide

Properly respond to a bomb threat, assess the scene, and search a building or suspected bomb site

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.

Tests

 

 

  • Lecture
  • Role Play
  • Videos
  • Quizzes

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