The Correctional Officer Career Certificate (C.C.) provides students criminal justice training and education to prepare them to manage inmates and perform operational duties in the areas of care, custody and control within the correctional institution. Through the Criminal Justice Training Center, students learn everything needed to become a corrections officer, from inmate intake, the use of firearms and defensive maneuvers, to constitutional law, communication equipment and crisis intervention.
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Career Certificates (C.C.)
Credit Hours: 420 Clock/Contact hours
Online Program : No
Program Code: 5759
Financial Aid Eligible : No