Supervising Special Populations
20 clock hours
001, 002, 003, 016
Course Description:This is a basic course in which the supervision of special population inmates is studied. The ability of the officer to categorize, approach, and redirect these inmates to ensure officer safety and effective communication is also studied. Objectives are addressed as specified by the criminal justice standards and training commission.
- Florida Basic Abilities Test (FBAT)
- Criminal History and Background Check
- Drug Screen Test
Required textbooks/ course materials:
No textbook or course materials are required to purchase for this course.
See first-day handout.
Discipline-level learning outcomes:
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
Course-level learning outcomes:
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Tests, Skills Performance, Skills Demonstration, Bahavioral Observation, Skills-Check
Means of accomplishing learning outcomes:
Lecture is the primary method of instruction. Students are expected to be attentive and are encouraged to ask questions. Lectures will come primarily from the textbook in formats that may include power point presentations, white board illustrations, videos, and web-based technologies and student discussion on specific topics.
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