Specialty/In-Service Courses

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Specialty/In-Service Courses2019-06-30T13:52:01+00:00

ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS!!

Students that score in the top ten in the State of New Jersey will receive their next J. Harris Preparation Course at no charge.

SPECIALTY/IN-SERVICE COURSES

Connecticut Red Book Overview for Connecticut Criminal Law

The Red Book is the #1 source of information related to the Criminal Code  of Connecticut.  This is a fundamental resource all Connecticut law enforcement professionals need to know and understand for their career success and survival as well as for any upcoming promotional examinations.  This full-day course is specifically designed to assist officers of all ranks by providing them with core knowledge of the fundamental elements and nuances of Connecticut Criminal Law. Officers will be able to immediately apply this knowledge to critical situations they are involved in as well as having a solid foundation for any upcoming promotional examinations they may be taking in the future. 

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Connecticut Red Book Overview for Connecticut Criminal Law

$7500

Basic Application of Illinois Criminal Law for Law Enforcement Promotional Exams:

The Illinois Criminal Code is a fundamental resource all law enforcement professionals need to know and understand for their promotional examinations.  This resource is utilized as the basic foundation of agency policy, police directives, law enforcement procedure as well as direct questions listed from the source.  As a promotional candidate, it is essential not only to know this resource but to understand how national testing companies such as I/O Solutions, IACP, Ergometrics, Resource Management Associates and more are utilizing this in their test banks.

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Basic Application of Illinois Criminal Law for Law Enforcement Promotional Exams

$5000

Critical Case Law Overview for New Jersey K9 Officers:

K9 Officers are expected to perform a variety of tasks from apprehending suspects to conducting searches for evidence.  K9 Officers must stay current on very specific areas of not only arrest, search and seizure but the use of force as well.  This course is designed to provide a comprehensive overview of the critical areas for a K9 Officer.  This course will cover; avoiding civil rights violations, preserving Qualified Immunity, the Use of Force in New Jersey and the Third Circuit, Intentional Conduct versus Mistakes, requirements for a K9 announcement as well as K9 Arrest, Search and Seizure issues. This course a must for all K9 Officers and their supervisors.

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Critical Case Law Overview for New Jersey K9 Officers

$8500

New Jersey Open Public Records Act

(One-Day Update & Overview) 

This class is specifically designed to assist government officials in New Jersey with the understanding of the Open Public Records Act.  Instruction will review the exceptions to release, case law that has been decided over the past year, and create an opportunity for dialogue to discuss the issues and events that have occurred within our areas of responsibility.

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New Jersey Open Public Records Act (One-Day Update & Overview)

$8500

Command Series Level 1 – Transitioning to Supervision:  Three-Day, Supervisor Development Course.

The shift from a patrol officer to a first-line supervisor has many challenges. The new supervisory officer has to not only navigate these encounters but also effectively handle normal, daily activities effectively.  This three-day program instructs new supervisors, or those soon to be promoted, with the essential aspects of becoming a supervisor and effectively handling these tasks. 

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Transitioning to Supervision: Three-Day, Supervisor Development Course

$375

Search & Seizure for Proactive Policing:

  Understanding case law and its application is often confusing.  This course breaks down the complex issues associated with case law and presents them in an easy to understand format with examples of scenarios law enforcement officers frequently encounter in the field.    Some of the topics covered include: developing reasonable suspicion to justify investigative detentions of vehicles and persons, when a protective frisk can be conducted, automobile searches, developing probable cause for an arrest, warrantless searches, report writing, recently updated and case law and much more!

The course is for all law enforcement officers, regardless of their assignment!

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Search & Seizure for Proactive Policing

$9500

Use of Force Courses

Our programs are designed to assist agencies in guarding against civil litigation by providing key training for their staff.
Course #1 is the Effective Review of Use of Force Incidents where officers of all ranks understand their role in reviewing these incidents.
Course #2 is the Use of Force INSTRUCTOR Certification Program designed to keep use of force instructors, training officers, supervisors and Internal Affairs Professionals up-to-date in the “best practices” of our profession regarding use of force training and instruction.
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Use of Force Programs for Supervisors, Command Staff, Internal Affairs Professionals, Training Officers and Instructors