Oct 03, 2022  
Course/Program Inventory 
Course/Program Inventory

CRMJ 1391 - Patrol and Traffic Procedures

Credit hours: 3

Course Description:
This course is intended to teach the basic foundations for development of an individual into an effective law enforcement officer. At the conclusion of this course of instruction, the student will have demonstrated proficiency in the basic aspects of patrol work. These include Field Contacts, Crash Investigations, Traffic Stops, Mental Preparation for Armed Confrontation, DUI Detection, Crimes in Progress, Crime Scene Protection, and various training and dynamic simulations related to the content.

Student Learning Outcomes:
At the conclusion of 52 hours of instruction, practice, and study, the student will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate the ability to investigate a traffic crash and document the investigation on the Tennessee Crash Report; use the fundamentals of traffic control at a scene.
  2. Demonstrate proficiency and safety while conducting low, unknown and high risk traffic stops
  3. Demonstrate proficiency in investigation of crimes in progress and how to use proper building search techniques.
  4. Demonstrate proficiency in the investigation of Driving While Impaired crimes.