• criminal justice

    Grade Level: 11, 12

    Credits: 3 per year (1.5 per semester)   

    Location: On-site at NEWTech

    Duration: 540 hours (year-long) with an optional Year Two 540-hour course available

    Instructor: Tommy Williams

    Prerequisite(s):
    Year One Course - Junior or Senior standing             
    Year Two Course - B or better in Year 1 course and instructor's approval

    Program Description: This 1080-hour course (Year 1 and 2) prepares students for a career in public and private investigative fields. Understand the criminal justice system, investigate crimes, and improve decision-making skills. Develop a working relationshipwith industry standard representatives and set a pathway towards your career goals and objectives. The class focuseson academic, technical skills, and employability practices. Students will develop personal and professional skills in the classroom that will transfer to the workplace.

    High School Credit Equivalencies: None

    Certifications: First Aid/CPR, National Incident Management System, and Incident Command 

      

    Careers in this field:

    • Police officer
    • Lawyer
    • Paralegal
    • Military
    • Correctional Officer
    • Probation Officer

    2020-21 Criminal Justice Syllabus

    Program Unifrom Information

Criminal Justice Traffic Stop Demo