44 clock hours
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.
This course is open only to students admitted to the Law Enforcement Florida CMS Basic Recruit Academy.
Required textbooks/ course materials:
Florida Law Enforcement Academy Volume 1 © 2021 by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE). All rights reserved. ISBN 13: ISBN 10: Published by XanEdu Publishing, Inc. (Provided)
Unit 1: Critical Incident Response
Lesson 1: Incident Command System (ICS) and Response
Lesson 2: Natural Disasters
Lesson 3: Active Shooter
Unit 2: Chemical and Hazardous Materials
Lesson 1: Hazardous Materials
Lesson 2: Methamphetamine and Chemical Suicide
Unit 3: Explosive Devices
Lesson 1: Types of Explosive Devices
Lesson 2: Responding to a Bomb Threat
Lesson 3: Searching for an Explosive Device
Discipline-level learning outcomes:
Critical Incidents is an approved course by Florida Department of Law Enforcement for the purpose of Law Enforcement Certification. See chart below.
Course-level learning outcomes:
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Demonstrate mastery of Law Enforcement knowledge and skills.
Demonstrate safety skills appropriate for employees in a Law Enforcement work setting.
Apply critical thinking and problem-solving proficiency as appropriate for employees in a Law Enforcement work setting.
Demonstrate team building, interpersonal, and ethical skills as appropriate for employees in a Law Enforcement work setting.
Demonstrate leadership, organizational, and professional skills appropriate for employees in a Law Enforcement workplace.
Demonstrate skills required for state certification and employment as a law enforcement officer.
Means of accomplishing learning outcomes:
- Role Play
College-wide policies and resources
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