Aug 14, 2020  
2017-2018 Catalog & Student Handbook 
2017-2018 Catalog & Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Law Enforcement Training Technical Certificate

The basic Law Enforcement Training Technical Certificate prepares students to meet standards for law enforcement officers as established by the Tennessee Peace Officer Standards and Training Commission (POST). Credit earned for the successful completion of this training may be applied toward the Associate of Applied Science in Law Enforcement . Upon completion of the entire course of instruction, the student will be awarded 23 semester hours of credit. Also, the student will be eligible for certification as a peace officer in the State of Tennessee upon hire by a POST-affiliated law enforcement agency.

Currently, these courses are only available through full-time enrollment in the Law Enforcement Training Academy.  Approval from the Director of the Law Enforcement Training Academy is required for admission to the class.

Contact the Law Enforcement Training Academy Office at 423-473-2439 or 800-604-2722, ext. 439, for more information.

Summary of Required Hours

Course Title Credit Hours
CRMJ 1341 - Physical Defensive Tactics   4
CRMJ 1391 - Patrol and Traffic Procedures   3
CRMJ 1392 - Introduction to Criminal Investigations   3
CRMJ 1393 - Community Policing for Law Enforcement   3
CRMJ 2322 - Police Firearms   3
CRMJ 2362 - Defensive and Tactical Driving   4
CRMJ 2363 - Basic Law Enforcement Procedures   3
Total   23