OEPS-PUBLIC SAFETY (OEPS)

OEPS 150. Correctional Officer Training I

4 Credits (2+4P)

Introduction to corrections, departmental policies and procedures, report writing, officer safety, and physical conditioning. Restricted to majors.

Prerequisite: consent of instructor.

OEPS 180. Correctional Officer Training II

4 Credits (2+4P)

Criminal justice system, communications, ethics, correctional law and responsibilities, search procedures, hostage situations, institutional gangs. Restricted to majors OEPS 195.

Prerequisite: consent of instructor.

OEPS 250. Correctional Officer Training III

4 Credits (2+4P)

Use of force, firearms, baton, chemical agents, standard first aid, and CPR. Restricted to majors.

Prerequisite: consent of instructor.

OEPS 280. Correctional Officer Training IV

4 Credits (2+4P)

Stress management, supervision of special needs offender, defensive driving, preparation for certifying exams. Restricted to majors.

Prerequisite: consent of instructor.