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Hampton Roads Criminal Justice Training Academy


Instructor Training Course Announcements


Listed below are available instructor certification and re-certification classes. Classes are listed in alphabetical order. Students may be registered by mail, e-mail: tameka.guild@hampton.gov, or FAX: (757) 595-1801 with the academy registrar.
Please fill out our Course Registration Form to register for these classes.

ATTENTION: When registering for any Instructor Re-Cert Class and On-Line Instructor Re-Cert Classes please make sure you have completed your Instructor Instruction Hours Form prior to registering for the class. It must be attached to the registration form and approved by the Executive Director. Once approved the Registrar will confirm class. If you are due in 2018 (8 Hours) teaching hours are needed for each speciality.


Course Listings

General Instructor

Classification : Instructor Training
Where : Hampton Roads Criminal Justice Training Academy
When : Multiple Dates (2018)
Description :
February 12-16, 2018
June 4-8, 2018
October 15-19, 2018

This course is designed to meet the training requirement for the Certification of Criminal Justice Instructors as set forth in the DCJS Reference Manual. The goal of the program is to prepare the criminal justice trainer with the basic skills necessary to research, design, prepare, present, and evaluate a block of instruction. This class requires a minimum two years’ experience in a criminal justice agency to attend.

Due to the limited number of days, the student will be required to complete work outside of class.

Open To: Law Enforcement, Jailor/Custodial and Court Security/Civil Process

In-Service Credit: 34 Career Development/2 Legal

Max Students: 25

Instructor Recertifications

Classification : Instructor Training
Where : Hampton Roads Criminal Justice Training Academy
When : Multiple Dates
Description :
All certifications are valid for three years as long as the instructor is in good standing. To maintain certification, instructors must attend the appropriate class for each certification and have provided minimum 8 hours of instruction every 3 years for each instructor certification. Proof of this instruction must be provided to the Academy\\\'s registrar, on the Academy's form prior to registration for the recertification class.

General Instructor Recertification
March 29, 2018 0700-1100
September 25, 2018 0700-1100(DATE CHANGED)
November 7, 2018 0700-1100

In-Service: Law Enforcement, Jailor/Custodial and Court Security/Civil Process
Credit Hours: 4 Career Development

Arrest Control/Defensive Tactics Instructor Recertification
September 25, 2018 1145-1345

In-Service: Law Enforcement, Jailor/Custodial and Court Security/Civil Process
Credit Hours: 2 Career Development

Driver Training Instructor Recertification
March 29, 2018 1145-1345 (CANCELLED)

In-Service: Law Enforcement, Jailor/Custodial and Court Security/Civil Process
Credit Hours: 2 Career Development

Firearms Instructor Recertification
November 7, 2018 1145-1545

In-Service: Law Enforcement, Jailor/Custodial and Court Security/Civil Process
Credit Hours: 4 Career Development

FTO Recertification
September 20, 2018 0800-1100
September 20, 2018 1200-1500

In-Service: Law Enforcement, Jailor/Custodial and Court Security/Civil Process
Credit Hours: 2 Career Development

SFST Instructor Recertification
September 5, 2018 0700-1100
(CANCELLED NO LONGER A CERTIFICATION WITH DCJS)

In-Service: Law Enforcement
Credit Hours: 4 Career Development

Speed Measurement Instructor Recertification
Available On-Line

Note: All instructor recertifications are available on-line.