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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:

 

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Course Listings

Speed Measurement (Radar/Lidar) Instructor School

Classification : Instructor Training
Where : Hampton Roads Criminal Justice Training Academy
When : August 19-22, 2019
Description :

Time: 0700-1545

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 OPTIONAL).

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

Registration:  To register, please follow the Academy’s registration procedures.  Contact Ms. Tameka Guild, Registrar, to enroll by emailing her at tameka.guild@hampton.gov. 

This class is limited to 20 students.

Law Enforcement In-Service Credit:  32 career/1 legal 

 

 

 

PPD - ALERRT & AAIR Training

Classification : Satellite Training
Where : Portsmouth Police Department
When : Multiple Dates 2019
Description :

July 9, 2019
July 13, 2019
August 6, 2019
August 17, 2019
August 22, 2019

Time: 0800-2000

In-Service: Law Enforcement

Credit Hours: 12 Career Development 

To register or for more information please contact, Sgt. Dillon at (757) 393-8088 ext 15.

YPSO - ERT Defensive Tactics

Classification : Satellite Training
Where : York/Poquoson Sheriff's Office
When : July 18, 2019
Description :

Time: 1300-2100

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

Credit Hours: 8 Career Development

To register or for more information please contact, MD Henry at (757) 890-3662.

VMP - Firearms and Range Requalification

Classification : Satellite Training
Where : Ft. Eustis Weapons Range
When : July 19, 2019
Description :

Time: 0900-1600

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

Credit Hours: 6 Career Development

To register or for more information please contact, Lt. Bennis at (757) 320-7725.

JCCPD-Fighting from Patrol Vehicle

Classification : Satellite Training
Where : Williamsburg Styker Center
When : June 28, 2019
Description :

Time: 1400-1600

In-Service: Law Enforcement 

Credit Hours: 2 Career Development

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