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Criminal Justice Advance Training Academy

The Criminal Justice Advance Training Academy is a limited access program governed by Palm Beach State, Region XII Justice Training Council and the Florida Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission. This minimum standards class is regulated by Florida statutes and is a highly structured and disciplined program with special rules, policies and procedures.


 

Exemption from Training (EFT)  for Florida Certified Law Enforcement Officers

Admission Requirements: This is a limited access program.

This course is for previously Florida certified Law Enforcement Officers seeking certification as Florida certified Law Enforcement officers. You must possess a current and valid CJSTC Form #76 (Exemption-From-Training) issued by a Training Center or LE Agency.  This course consists of the demonstration of proficiency in the four high liability areas: Defensive Tactics, First Aid, Vehicle Operations, Firearms as well as state examination preparation.

Completion Requirements: Successful demonstration of proficiency in all four high liability areas. (Defensive Tactics, First Aid, Vehicle Operations and Firearms). Contact hours: 76

There are no refunds once the course begins.

 

 

Exemption from Training (EFT) for Out-of-State or Federal Certified Law Enforcement or Correction Officers

This is a limited access program

Law Enforcement or correctional officers from another state, a federal agency or an inactive Florida officer may be able to obtain Florida certification without attending a full basic recruit academy in Florida if they:

1. Successfully complete an EFT Evaluation proving they attended basic training in specific subjects and were employed full time as an officer for at least 1 full year that ended not more than 8 years ago.

2. Attend a Proficiency Demonstration training course in high-liability physical skills.

3. Pass the Florida State Officer Certification Examination (SOCE).  You must complete each step before going on to the next. 

If you successfully complete all three steps; you may be certified as an officer in Florida. Contact hours: 76 

 


 

Advanced Training , Special Courses and Exemption from Training (EFT)

Registration MUST be through your agency training department/coordinator. Registrations must be emailed on Authorization to Attend from agency letterhead to: CJTRAINING@palmbeachstate.edu

Once approved by PBSC Advanced Training Department, Agency Training Liaisons will receive a registration link and password for attendees to register on Eventbrite.

Registration Contact: Edgar Richard
richarde@palmbeachstate.edu  |  561-868-3773

2022 - 2023 Advanced Training Courses
Course Name Dates/Times Time
Instructor Techniques  |  View Flyer

Two Weeks:

Jan. 23-26, 2023 (Mon. - Thurs.)

January 30-31; Feb. 1-2, 2023 (Mon. - Thurs.)

8:00am - 5:00pm

Violent Crimes Investigator  |  View Flyer Jan. 23-27, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Triple Instructor Certification: Handcuffing, O.C. Spray & Expandable Police Baton  |  View Flyer Jan. 23-27, 2023

8:30am - 5:30pm

Sex Crimes Investigations  |  View Flyer Feb. 6-10, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Field Training Officer for Law Enforcement  |  View Flyer Feb. 6-10, 2023

1:30pm - 10:00pm

Firearms Instructor Update FDLE 1201 (Certified Firearms Instructors Only)  |  View Flyer Feb. 13-15, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Animal Crimes Investigations for Law Enforcement Officers  |  View Flyer Feb. 14-15, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

L.O.C.K.U.P Police Training - Immediate Control Tactics for Marine Patrol Officers  |  View Flyer Feb. 20-21, 2023

8:30am - 5:30pm

Crisis Intervention  |  View Flyer Feb. 20-24, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

L.E.A.D.S. Law Enforcement Active De-escalation Strategies & Use of Force Concepts for Field Training Officers  |   View Flyer Feb. 22-23, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Hostage Negotiations  |  View Flyer Feb. 27 - March 3, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Conducting Background Investigations  |  View Flyer March 13-17, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Death & Homicide / Injury Investigations  |  View Flyer March 13-17, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Glock Armorer Workshop  |  View Flyer March 16, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Middle Management  |  View Flyer March 20-24, 2023

1:30pm - 10:00 pm

Spanish for CJ Professionals  |  View Flyer March 20-24, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Speed Measurement  |  View Flyer March 27-31, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Firearms Instructor Update FDLE 1201 (Certified Firearms Instructors Only) |  View Flyer March 27-29, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

The Art of Surveillance  |  View Flyer March 28-29, 2023

2:30pm - 11:00 pm

Gangs & Security Threat Groups  |  View Flyer April 3-6, 2023

8:00am - 6:00pm

Speed Measurment Course (Held at the North Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office)  |  View Flyer April 3-7, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Surviving Self-Inflicted Wounds for LE  |  View Flyer April 5, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Firearms Instructor Update FDLE 1201 (Certified Firearms Instructors Only)  |  View Flyer April 10-12, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Domestic Violence Intervention & Investigations  |  View Flyer April 10-14, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Vehicle Operations Instructor Certification  |  View Flyer April 10-14, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Line Supervision  |  View Flyer April 10-21, 2023

1:30pm - 10:00pm

Narcotics & Dangerous Drugs Investigations  |  View Flyer April 17-21, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Firearms Instructor Update FDLE 1201 (Certified Firearms Instructors Only)  |  View Flyer April 24-26, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Traffic Homicide Investigations  |  View Flyer April 24 - May 5, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Firearms Instructor Update FDLE 1201 (Certified Firearms Instructors Only)  |  View Flyer May 1-4, 2023

4:00pm - 10:00pm

Death & Homicide / Injury Investigations  |  View Flyer May 1-5, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Field Training Officer for Law Enforcement  |  View Flyer May 8-12, 2023

1:30pm - 10:00 pm

Interviews & Interrogations  |  View Flyer May 8-12, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Firearms Instructor Update FDLE 1201 (Certified Firearms Instructors Only)  |  View Flyer May 15-17, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Substance Abuse Awareness & Education  |  View Flyer May 15-19, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Instructor Techniques  |  View Flyer May 15-25, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

Firearms Instructor Update FDLE 1201 (Certified Firearms Instructors Only)  |  View Flyer May 30 - June 2, 2023

4:00pm - 10:00pm

Firearms Instructor Update FDLE 1201 (Certified Firearms Instructors Only)  |  View Flyer June 12-15, 2023

4:00pm - 10:00pm

Firearms Instructor Update FDLE 1201 (Certified Firearms Instructors Only)  |  View Flyer June 26-28, 2023

8:00am - 5:00pm

 

Field Training Officer for Law Enforcement FDLE: 809

This is FDLE Course 809 and is geared to the Law Enforcement Officer. Students should have successfully completed the Basic Training and possess sufficient experience to meet the standard core of knowledge.

Registration MUST be through your agency training department or coordinator

 

 

 

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