RESTRICTED. Open only to Police Academy Option students. Covers classroom, simulator and actual driving practice mandated by the Maryland Police Training Commission for pre-employment certification as a sworn law enforcement officer. It is a capstone course of our Police Academy area of study and features classroom lecture, electronic simulator use and hands-on driver training. Students undergo an extensive defensive driving and emergency vehicle operation course. Included are driver attitude, defensive awareness and presence of mind, driver skills, physical forces that act on the vehicle, and safety of operator and the public in emergency response, pursuit driving and traffic enforcement stops. Lab includes operation of police vehicles on a skill pad, skid pad, urban grid and a highway response course. Prerequisites: CJS 109, CJS 112, CJS 127, CJS 128, CJS 215, CJS 216, CJS 219, CJS 222, EMT 104 or HEA 150. Corequisites: CJS 218, CJS 225, CJS 226, PHE 214. Note: Class is restricted to AACC Police Academy students and will meet at a Driver Training Facility (DTF) of the Maryland Police and Corrections Training Commission (MPCTC) in Sykesville, Maryland.
Term: Fall 2019
Course Type: Credit - 2 Credits
Ways to take the class: Face-to-face
Time: 8:00AM to 5:00PM
Start Date: 10/21/2019
End Date: 10/25/2019
Instructor: David M Hammel
Class Size: 20
Section Info: Note: For police academy students only.