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Law Enforcement In-Service Training

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IN-SERVICE Training Requirements from the NC Criminal Justice and Sheriffs' Education and Training Standards Commission: The In-service NC law enforcement officer training requirements, as outlined in the NC Administrative Code, requires that every police officer certified by the NC Criminal Justice and Training Standards Commission and deputy sheriff certified by NC Sheriff Education and Training Standards Commission complete at a minimum, 24-credits of in-service training annually. The topics for this requirement are outlined in the Code and include but are not limited to the classes listed below for 2020.  SCC will work with all agencies to meet these training requirements in traditional seat-based classes or online delivery. Please call Mitch Boudrot at the PSTC, 828.306.7043 for additional information:


  • Check website for Begin dates for Detention training. 
  • For a complete list of classes being offered and additional information, contact Mitch Boudrot at 828.306.7043 or m_boudrot[at]southwesterncc[dot]edu.


Law Enforcement In-service Training classes being offered online & seat based:

Mandated LEO In-Service Training Topics for 2020  
2020 The Signs within Suicide Prevention  2 credits
2020 Long Term Effects of Childhood Adversity 2 credits
2020 Legal Update  4 credits
2020 Firearms Training and Qualification 2 credits
2020 Communication Strategies for the Deaf and HOH 2 credits
2020 Career Survival - Training and Standards Issues 2 credits
2020 Armed Unarmed Security and Company Police Understanding Their Roles and Authority 2 credits
 
Optional LEO In-Service Topics 2020  
2020 Law Enforcement Threat Assessment 4 credits
2020 Hazardous Materials 2 credits
2020 Pathogens 2 credits
2020 Situational Awareness/Subject Control (Only seat-based course, no online option) 4 credits


ONLINE Instructions:

  • To register for Class(es), please follow the directions located in the "Online Class Registration Instructions" section located below
    • All dates for registration, class posting and closing of class can be found below.
  • You will receive an email the week prior to the start of the class with instructions on how to login to your class and changes for 2020 (READ THIS CAREFULLY & FULLY).  If you do not receive this email by Friday prior to the start date of class then please contact pstconline[at]southwesterncc[dot]edu with email so that your email can be verified.
  • Class will open on the morning of the start date..
    • You must login and take a Baseline Assessment on each class you registered for by 11:59 p.m. on the 3rd day of the class.
    • You will then have until the close of class to complete your work.  
  • All Password changes for the online system must be requested by email to: pstconline[at]southwesterncc[dot]edu


Online Class Registration Instructions:

Below are the links to each months form.  You will need to click on the month that you wish to take classes - fill out the form - make sure you click on the agree checkbox at the bottom - submit.
Once you have submitted you will get a pop up that tells you it has been submitted.  You will receive an email the week prior to class start with login information.  Please take that week to make sure you can login.  If you have issues please contact Lynn Cousins that week to help resolve the issue of login.  You will receive a second email on Monday once the classes are ready for you to begin.  As stated above you must login and take the BASELINE assessment on EACH of the classes you have signed up for before 11:59 p.m.. on the 3rd day of class.  Once these assessments are completed you will have to the end of class date to complete your class work.  Please email pstconline[at]southwesterncc[dot]edu if you have issues.

Registration now open for 2020 classes:

 

Click on MONTH below for REGISTRATION FORM REGISTRATION DEADLINE CLASS RUN DATES BASELINE  DUE DATE
MARCH  MARCH 26 MAR 30 - APR 24 APRIL 1
MAY APRIL 30 MAY 4 - MAY 31 MAY 6
JUNE MAY 28 JUN 1 - JUN 30 JUNE 3
JULY JUNE 2 JUL 6 - JUL 31 JULY 8
AUGUST JULY 30 AUG 5 - AUG 31 AUGUST 5
SEPTEMBER AUGUST 3 SEP 8 - SEP 30 SEPTEMBER 10
OCTOBER  OCTOBER 1 OCT 5 - OCT 31 OCTOBER 7
NOVEMBER  OCTOBER 29 NOV 2 - NOV 30 NOVEMBER 4
DECEMBER NOVEMBER 24 DEC 1 - DEC 17 DECEMBER 3



             

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ONLINE CLASS REQUIREMENTS
Internet connection (suggested DSL or higher connection as dial-up will time out on videos), Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Adobe Reader, Video player (example Window’s Media Player). You will need BASIC computer knowledge in Internet navigation, video player, Word, PDF files, and PowerPoint.

Registration required one week prior to the beginning date of the class.  Class size limited to 40 students. If the class is full, you will be notified and arrangements made to meet your needs to the best of our ability.

Law Enforcement Training Program (LETP) Director/Coordinator/Instructor
828.306.7043
800.447.4091, ext. 7043
NC Law Enforcement Instructor
828.306.7046
800.447.4091, ext. 7046