Advanced Criminal Justice

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Advanced and Specialized classes are available to certified Law Enforcement and Corrections Officers. Your agency Training Officer will have details on registration for these courses.

Courses

FL General Instructor Techniques Course 1186

To train and certify students as general instructors with FDLE.

Course Type: Mandatory Retraining

Class Dates: May 21 - May 31

Registration Dates: Mar 28 - May 4

Times: 0800

Classrooms: Bldg. 6 Room 6-007

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CMS Vehicle Operations Instructor Course 800

Instructors course for basic vehicle operations

Course Type: Mandatory Retraining

Class Dates: May 29 - Jun 1

Registration Dates: Mar 13 - May 11

Times: 1100

Classrooms: 5-007

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Read, Recognize, & Respond for Law Enforcement

Enhance Officers abilities to recognize when encounters may turn violent.

Course Type: Mandatory Retraining

Class Dates: May 31 - May 31

Registration Dates: Mar 13 - May 11

Times: 0800

Classrooms: Bldg. 5 Room 5-008

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IPMBA Police Cyclist Course

Instruct the student in the basic operation of the mountain bicycle for use in public safety and the pro-active application of the mountain bicycle.

Course Type: Mandatory Retraining

Class Dates: Jun 4 - Jun 8

Registration Dates: Mar 13 - Apr 27

Times: 0800

Classrooms: Building 6 Room 6-007

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School Resource Officer Course 090

Educate students on the basic day to day responsibilities of a School Resource Officer.

Course Type: Salary Incentive

Class Dates: Jun 4 - Jun 8

Registration Dates: Apr 3 - May 18

Times: 0800

Classrooms: TBA

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Speed Measurement ( Radar and Laser Device) 1158

Train and certify students to be operators of Police Traffic Speed Measurement with both Radar and Laser instruments.

Course Type: salary incentive

Class Dates: Jun 4 - Jun 8

Registration Dates: Mar 13 - May 18

Times: 0800

Classrooms: 5-008

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Field Training Officer Course for Law Enforcement Officers 809

This block of instruction will be used to introduce the Law Enforcement Officer to the basic goals of a field training program and issues which commonly occur in such a program. Basic structure and elements of the program will be covered as well.

Course Type: salary incentive

Class Dates: Jun 4 - Jun 8

Registration Dates: Mar 13 - May 18

Times: 0800

Classrooms: 5-007

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Simunitions Instructor Safety and Certification Course

Providing instruction for the Simunitions Instructor Safety and Certification.

Course Type: Mandatory Retraining

Class Dates: Jun 5 - Jun 7

Registration Dates: Mar 14 - May 2

Times: 0800

Classrooms: Bldg. 6 Room 6-007

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Breath Test Operator 851

Breath Test Operator training on the Intoxilyzer 8000

Course Type: Mandatory Retraining

Class Dates: Jun 11 - Jun 12

Registration Dates: May 8 - May 31

Times: 0800

Classrooms: Bldg. 5 Room 5-010

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Stress Management 050

Curriculum designed to provide officers with various skills to deal with stress in the personal and professional lives.

Course Type: salary incentive

Class Dates: Jun 11 - Jun 15

Registration Dates: Mar 13 - May 25

Times: 0800

Classrooms: 5-007

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Organized Crime 054

This course was designed to provide officers with an understanding of how pervasive organized crime is today and the various facets involved within the business of organized crime.

Course Type: Mandatory Retraining

Class Dates: Jun 11 - Jun 15

Registration Dates: Mar 13 - May 25

Times: 0800

Classrooms: 5-008

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Criminal Justice Officer Ethics 1134

This course is designed to provide refresher information and guidance to experienced officers in their responsibility for ethical behavior and in managing their own ethical decisions.

Course Type: Mandatory Retraining

Class Dates: Jun 13 - Jun 13

Registration Dates: May 2 - May 30

Times: 0800

Classrooms: Bldg. 6 Room 6-008

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Hostage Negotiation 093

To provide the hostage negotiator with the skills needed to resolve a situation involving a hostage taker, barricaded subject or suicidal individual

Course Type: Salary Incentive

Class Dates: Jun 18 - Jun 22

Registration Dates: Apr 18 - Jun 1

Times: 0800

Classrooms: Bldg. 5 Room 5-007

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IPMBA Police Cyclist Course

Instruct the student in the basic operation of the mountain bicycle for use in public safety and the pro-active application of the mountain bicycle.

Course Type: Mandatory Retraining

Class Dates: Jun 18 - Jun 22

Registration Dates: Apr 17 - Jun 1

Times: 0800

Classrooms: Bldg. 5 Room 5-008

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Spanish for Criminal Justice Professionals 1165

To provide non-Spanish speaking criminal justice professionals with the basic Spanish language skills needed to communicate criminal justice commands.

Course Type: Salary Incentive

Class Dates: Jun 18 - Jun 22

Registration Dates: Apr 23 - Jun 1

Times: 0800

Classrooms: Bldg. 5 Room 5-010

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Tactical Patrol Operations

This 5-day 40 hr course is designed to address specific tactical issues encountered by patrol/specialty unit officers and the importance of being physically, mentally and tactically prepared. The course provides and overview of specialized units that are available to the officer and how to effectively utilize those resources. The importance of sound tactical responses to a variety of situations. During this course, students will be exposed to basic and advanced tactical maneuvers, be exposed to scenario training to include the use of simunitions as well as firearms training exercises. Students will also be provided basic water safety and recovery training.

Course Type: Mandatory Retraining

Class Dates: Jun 18 - Jun 22

Registration Dates: Apr 2 - Jun 1

Times: 0800

Classrooms: Lee County Gun Range

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CMS Firearms Instructor Course 801

This course will prepare an instructor student to obtain Commission certification as a High Liability Instructor in Firearms and instruct the CMS Criminal Justice Firearms Course in the Florida.

Course Type: Mandatory Retraining

Class Dates: Jun 25 - Jun 29

Registration Dates: Mar 13 - Jun 15

Times: 0800

Classrooms: Lee County Gun Range

Instructors: Scott Lineberger

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Contact Info :

Dennis Eads
Advanced/Specialized Program Coordinator
DennisKE@leeschools.net

Socorro Ojeda
Assistant to the Advanced/Specialized Coordinator
socorroo@leeschools.net

The Mission of the Fort Myers Criminal Justice Academy is:

The mission of the Criminal Justice Academy is to train Law Enforcement and Correctional Officers in accordance with the rules, regulations, and curriculum of the Florida Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission; to teach in a disciplined and dynamic training environment; and to deliver the curriculum through an innovative, experienced, enthusiastic, respected, and well supported instructional staff.

Philosophy

A disciplined learning environment is required in order to better simulate the demeanor necessary to be effective on the job.

  • Failure to train and failure to learn are failures that cost lives.
  • We teach as if lives depend on us because they do.
  • We keep our training meaningful and relevant.