ZLAW-1156 Crisis Intervention

1.2 CEU’s

This course fulfills the 6-hour crisis intervention block of instruction required for peace officer basic training certification update. Human Relations Topic 4 of the Ohio Peace Officer Basic Training Program is presented by an OPOTC-certified instructor.

Contact hours: 12

Not financial aid eligible.

ZLAW-1167 Private Security O.C. Spray Training

0.8 CEU’s

This eight-hour basic user training course teaches a security officer how to use OC in a safe and reliable manner. This training provides a valuable tool that uses a "non-injurious" level of force.

Contact hours: 8

Not financial aid eligible.

ZLAW-1179 Community Diversity

0.8 CEU’s

This 8-hour course is an abbreviated version of the Peace Officer Basic Training curriculum approved by the Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission. Upon successful completion of this course, the participant will understand diverse cultures within the community they serve.

Contact hours: 8

Not financial aid eligible.

ZLAW-1187 APCO Public Safety Communicator (PST) I

4 CEU’s

This 40-hour APCO-certified course covers the basic skills, knowledge and abilities every successful public safety telecommunicator (PST) needs to meet the demands of this critical work. The basic PST training course meets the American National Standards as contained in the ANSI approved Minimum Training Standard for Public Safety Telecommunicators (APCO ANS 3.103.2.2015). Building on topics such as communication skills, call-taking and radio techniques, this course incorporates the most up-to-date information on technology and work-related issues in public safety communications centers.

Contact hours: 40

Not financial aid eligible.

ZLAW-1188 Introduction to Drone Operations

4 CEU’s

This 1-week drone operator course will introduce first responders to drone technology, including its capabilities and uses in law enforcement and other emergency response situations. The course will provide hands-on experience via simulation. First responders will have an understanding of how and when to utilize drones for emergency and homeland security situations.

Contact hours: 40

Prerequisite(s): Must be law enforcement, fire, or other first responder.

Not financial aid eligible.

ZLAW-1195 Blue Courage

1.6 CEU’s

Training that utilizes an all-inclusive approach to target subject matter related to: (1) diversity and inclusion, (2) leadership, (3) resilience, (4) nobility of policing and (5) practical wisdom. Blue Courage is a transformational 2-day leadership development workshop designed for all levels of the organization. This revolutionary, educational process is a holistic approach to developing our people. It will touch hearts, awaken minds, and ignite spirits through dynamic presentations and learning processes. If your interest is self-improvement, increased engagement, stress-management, developing resilience, igniting culture change, and/or combating cynicism, while improving overall health and well-being, then Blue Courage is waiting for you to answer the call.

Contact hours: 16

Not financial aid eligible.

ZLAW-1200 CPT-Blue Courage

0.4 CEU’s

This course is a condensed version of the 16-hour Blue Courage course. Class topics include self-improvement, increased engagement, stress management, developing resilience, igniting culture change, combating cynicism and improving overall health and well-being. This training fulfills part of the Continued Professional Training requirement for law enforcement officers.

Contact hours: 4

Not financial aid eligible.

ZLAW-1207 Dispatch Communications

19.2 CEU’s

This twelve-week course combines classroom and hands-on training, including keyboarding and listening and responding to actual 911 and non-emergency calls. Topics include: Certification in 911 telecommunications, including police, fire and EMS. Basic introduction to emergency medical dispatch. Specialized training on computer-aided dispatch (CAD) simulator. Certification in first aid/CPR*, FEMA-ICS 100, active shooter, A.L.I.C.E and keyboarding.

Contact hours: 192

Not financial aid eligible.