Security and Law Enforcement

Course Descriptions:

This one or two year program is designed to provide training to 11th and 12th grade students in the fields of Security, Corrections, and Law Enforcement. In addition to the theory and practical experiences the student will receive working in and around the CTI campus, many field trips and guest speakers will supplement the course. Additionally, students will receive shadowing experience at various area agencies.

Hands-on topics include:

  • Campus Security Patrol
  • Physical Training Day [Friday]
  • Self Defense [Basics & Upper Level]
  • Confidence Course
  • Rappelling/Wall Climb

Security & Public Safety:

This one year program for juniors or seniors introduces the student to the basic concepts of security and public safety, which includes homeland security, executive protection, and disaster preparedness.

Units of Study:

    • Gangs, Violence, & Guns
    • Home & Business Security
    • Fire Safety
    • First Aid - CPR/AED
    • Traffic Control
    • Traffic Stops
    • Leadership
    • Child Security & Safety [Project]
    • Drugs
    • Firearm Safety
    • Fingerprints
    • Counterfeiting
    • Hazardous Materials/Disaster Preparedness
    • Bombs, Terrorism, & Homeland Security
    • Juvenile/Family Courts
    • Executive Protection
    • NYS Security Guard 8 hour Civil Service Pre-Test
    • Physical Fitness & Nutrition

    Law Enforcement & Criminal Justice:

    This one year program for juniors or seniors introduces the student to the theory and practical applicators of law enforcement and criminal justice.

    Units of Study:

      • Civil Liability
      • DWI/Traffic Accident
      • Investigation
      • Crisis Intervention
      • Interviews & Interrogation
      • Report Writing
      • Corrections, Probation, & Parole
      • Penal Law
      • Courts - General
      • Supreme Court Cases
      • Homicide Investigation
      • Arson Investigation
      • Environmental Conservation Law
      • Drugs
      • Crime Scenes
      • Police Patrol/History
      • Anti-Robbery Procedures
      • Criminology
      • Secret Service
      • Organized Crime
      • Mock Trial - Role Playing


      Quick Reference Guide:
      Human & Public Services: Security & Law Enforcement

      Approved for CTE Diploma Designation No
      Credits for Two Year Program 8 units for two years, 4 units for one year
      Integrated Academic Credits None
      Specialized Academic Credits None
      National Competency Exam N/A
      Work Based Learning Experience Internships in local agencies
      Articulations University of New Haven - 8 credits
      Transcript Credits Available None
      Prerequisite General academic foundation
      Pull-Out Academics Available English 11, MST, Social Studies 12

      Advanced College Credits:

      Students who successfully complete this program and matriculate in the Security and Law Enforcement Program will receive 8 college credits toward their Associate Degree at the University of New Haven.