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Hampton Roads Criminal Justice Training Academy


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Listed below are ALL available HRCJTA, satellite and online course listings. For HRCJTA courses, students may register by mail, e-mail: tameka.guild@hampton.gov, or FAX: (757) 595-1801 with the academy registrar.  For satellite and online courses, refer to the course descriptions for instructions to register.

You can find your course faster by going to the appropriate following categorized listing pages:

 

Basic TrainingSpecialized Training | Satellite Training | Instructor Training | Online Training


Course Listings

Speed Measurement (Radar/Lidar)

Classification : Instructor Training
Where : Hampton Roads Criminal Justice Training Academy
When : June 19-23, 2017
Description :
Time: 0700-1545

In-Service: Law Enforcement

Credit Hours: 34 Career Development, 1 Legal

This course will improve your proficiency in the use of police traffic RADAR / LIDAR and develop your instructional skills sufficiently to present the training programs to other law enforcement personnel.

  You will learn the characteristics of different types of stationary and moving RADAR units. In addition, you will be coached in the use of instructional methods that emphasize the need for complete equipment familiarity on the part of the RADAR operator. Various aspects of RADAR use, such as the Doppler principle, legal requirements and the relationship of RADAR speed measurement to the overall speed enforcement program will be taught and you will participate in practical exercises utilizing a variety of RADAR equipment.

You will also learn the history and theory behind the development of Lasers. You will participate in ¨hands-on ¨ practical exercises to become proficient in their use. In addition, we will review teaching methods for this subject and give you an opportunity to refine your instructional skills.

Student Responsibilities: Successfully completed or Certified DCJS General Instructor.

  Since this is an instructor certification course, all officers are required to have 2 years prior experience operating radar. Prior lidar experience is not a prerequisite.

  Each officer will be required to prepare a lesson plan and make a short presentation before the entire class.

  Students are asked to review their radar operator manual prior to attending.

  Required Equipment: Each officer is required to have a basic scientific calculator capable of trigonometric functions (sin, cos, tan) such as a Texas Instrument TI-30. (These calculators cost less than $20.00).

Police Unit and radar/lidar equipment currently being used (police unit and radar/lidar unit may be shared by two participants from a jurisdiction).

To register, please follow the Academy registrations procedures.

Combat Thinking for Law Enforcers

Classification : Specialized Training
Where : Hampton Roads Criminal Justice Training Academy
When : May 8, 2017
Description :
Time: 0700-1545

In-Service: Law Enforcement

Credit Hours: 8 Career Development

this is a unique seminar for officers to attend, which is highly informative and has an exciting delivery of material. this training is enlightening training that will allow law enforcers to enhance their own survival skills, and increase awareness to their duties. Combat thinking is a way of superior training with mental preparation, distinguishing and evaluating threats against police. Knowledge gained is from current research and studies which allows law enforcement to have a clear understanding of current threats and dealing danger. Training here is a focus on techniques designed to increase officer safety and attentiveness.

Topics covered include:

Handing Violent Situations Survival Enhancement
Stress Management Attitude of Survival
Positive Combat Aspects of Confrontations
Mental Vigilance Tactical Thinking
Lessons from the Military Deadly Knowledge
Critical Incidences Training Techniques Existence
Physiological Impacts Line of Duty Shootings

About the Trainer....Charles Dahlinger is a 28-year veteran of law enforcement with an extensive educational background including doctoral-level studies in criminology. He previously served active duty as a reconnaissance specialist with the U.S. Army. He has been published in more than 20 publications and has trained thousands of law enforcement officials across the United States.

To register, please follow the Academy registration procedures.

De-Escalation Training for Law Enforcement

Classification : Specialized Training
Where : Hampton Roads Criminal Justice Training Academy
When : March 23, 2017
Description :
Time: 0700-1545

In-Service: Law Enforcement, Jail, and Court Security/Civil Process

Credit Hours: 6 Career Development, 2 Cultural Diversity

The P.I.E.R Model:

Prevention
Intervention
Enforcement
Recovery

Identify acting out behavior
Build positive verbal and non-verbal De-Escalation skills
Reduce the use of physical force
Reduce injuries and liability
Build greater public trust
Establish a greater legitimacy

To register, please follow the Academy registration procedures.

Supervisor\'s 2017 In-Service

Classification : Satellite Training
Where : Suffolk Police Department
When : Multiple Dates
Description :
March 13-17, 2017
May 15-19, 2017
Sept 18-22, 2017

Time: 0800-1700

In-Service: Law Enforcement

Credit Hours: 4 Legal, 34 Career Development, 2 Cultural Diversity

To register or for more information please contact, SPO Babor at (757) 514-7937.

2017 In-Service, Spring Session

Classification : Satellite Training
Where : James City County Police Department
When : Multiple Dates
Description :
March 27-28, 2017
April 6-7, 2017
April 13-14, 2017
April 24-25, 2017
May 4-5, 2017
May 15-16, 2017
May 17-18, 2017
May 25-26, 2017
June 1-2, 2017

Time: 0800-1730

In-Service: Law Enforcement

Credit Hours: 16 Career Development

To register or for more information please contact, Ofc Miller at (757) 603-6021.