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Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security
CORRECTIONAL SERVICES A CORSRA
This course provided the students the ability to learn the role and responsibilities of a correctional officer; discuss relevant rules, regulations and laws; and discuss defensive tactics, restraint techniques and first aid procedures, as used in the correctional setting. The student will analyze rehabilitation and alternatives to institutionalization. Students will prepare for the certification required for employment as a correctional officer. The student will be able to take the TDCJ Correctional Officer Certification.
CREDIT: 0.5TYPE: RegularGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: LENF2B - LAW ENFORCEMENT 2B
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take CORSRB - CORRECTIONAL SERVICES B
CORRECTIONAL SERVICES B CORSRB
Same course as #CORSRA.
CREDIT: 0.5TYPE: RegularGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: LENF1B - LAW ENFORCEMENT 1B
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take CORSRA - CORRECTIONAL SERVICES A
EXTENDED PRACTICUM IN LAW, PUBLIC SAFETY, CORRECTIONS, AND SECURITY(FIREFIGHTER EXLPSB
CONTINUATION OF EXLPSA.
COURSE NOTE: LOCATION:CHS
STUDENTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL TUITION, FEES AND OTHER COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH THIS COURSE.
THIS COURSE DOES NOT RECEIVE WEIGHTED CREDIT.
CREDIT: 0.5TYPE: Dual CreditGRADE: 12
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take EXLPSA - EXTENDED PRACTICUM IN LAW, PUBLIC SAFETY, CORRECTIONS, AND SECURITY(FIREFIGHTER)
EXTENDED PRACTICUM IN LAW, PUBLIC SAFETY, CORRECTIONS, AND SECURITY(FIREFIGHTER) EXLPSA
This course will be the EMS portion of Firefighter 1 and 2.
COURSE NOTE: LOCATION:CHS
STUDENTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL TUITION, FEES AND OTHER COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH THIS COURSE.
CREDIT: 0.5TYPE: Dual CreditGRADE: 12
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take PRLPSA - PRACTICUM IN LAW, PUBLIC SAFETY, CORRECTIONS, AND SECURITY(FIREFIGHTER 2)
If you take this course, you must also take EXLPSB - EXTENDED PRACTICUM IN LAW, PUBLIC SAFETY, CORRECTIONS, AND SECURITY(FIREFIGHTER
FIREFIGHTER 12A DUAL 12 th FIR12A
Firefighter I introduces students to firefighter safety and development. Students will analyze Texas
Commission on Fire Protection rules and regulations, proper incident reporting and records, proper
use of personal protective equipment, and the principles of fire safety.
COURSE NOTE: LOCATION:CHS
STUDENTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL TUITION, FEES AND OTHER COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH THIS COURSE.
THIS COURSE DOES NOT RECEIVE WEIGHTED CREDIT.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: Dual CreditGRADE: 12
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take FIRE2A - FIREFIGHTER 2A DUAL 12th
If you take this course, you must also take FIR12B - FIREFIGHTER 12B DUAL 12TH
If you take this course, you must also take FIRE2B - FIREFIGHTER 2B DUAL 12TH
FIREFIGHTER 12B DUAL 12TH FIR12B
CONTINUATION OF FIREFIGHTER 1A.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: Dual CreditGRADE: 12
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take FIR12A - FIREFIGHTER 12A DUAL 12 th
FIREFIGHTER 2A DUAL 12th FIRE2A
Firefighter II is the second course in a series for students studying firefighter safety and
development. Students will understand Texas Commission on Fire Protection rules and regulations,
proper incident reporting and records, proper use of personal protective equipment, and the
principles of fire safety. Students will demonstrate proper use of fire extinguishers, ground ladders,
fire hoses, and water supply apparatus systems.
COURSE NOTE: LOCATION:CHS
STUDENTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL TUITION, FEES AND OTHER COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH THIS COURSE.
THIS COURSE DOES NOT RECEIVE WEIGHTED CREDIT.
CREDIT: 1.5TYPE: Dual CreditGRADE: 12
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take FIR12A - FIREFIGHTER 12A DUAL 12 th
If you take this course, you must also take FIRE2B - FIREFIGHTER 2B DUAL 12TH
FIREFIGHTER 2B DUAL 12TH FIRE2B
CONTINUATION OF FIREFIGHTER 2A
CREDIT: 1.5TYPE: Dual CreditGRADE: 12
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take FIRE2A - FIREFIGHTER 2A DUAL 12th
If you take this course, you must also take FIR12A - FIREFIGHTER 12A DUAL 12 th
FORENSIC SCIENCE FORSCI
Students will learn investigative procedures related to crime scene, questioning, interviewing, criminal behavior characteristics, and scientific procedures used to solve crimes. Additionally, students will collect and analyze evidence through case studies and simulated crime scenes such as fingerprint analysis, ballistics, and blood spatter analysis. Students will learn the history, legal aspects, and career options for forensic science. Student will be charged a $25 lab fee to cover shop supplies used in the course.
COURSE NOTE: Student will be charged a $25 lab fee to cover shop supplies used in the course.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: BIO - BIOLOGY or LENF1B - LAW ENFORCEMENT 1B
LAW ENFORCEMENT 1A LENF1A
This course is an overview of the history, organization, and functions of local, state, and federal law enforcement. This course will also contain Community Emergency Response Team training. This course includes the role of constitutional law, the United States legal system, criminal law, law enforcement technology, and the classification and elements of crime. Students will learn about Traffic Stops, Felony arrests, and Crime scene investigation. Students will be able to take the Teen CERT certification.
CREDIT: 0.5TYPE: RegularGRADE: 10-12
PREREQUISITE: PRILPB - PRINCIPLES OF LAW, PUBLIC SAFTEY, CORRECTIONS, AND SECURITY B
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take LENF1B - LAW ENFORCEMENT 1B
LAW ENFORCEMENT 1B LENF1B
Same course as #LENF1A.
CREDIT: 0.5TYPE: RegularGRADE: 10-12
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take LENF1A - LAW ENFORCEMENT 1A
LAW ENFORCEMENT 2A LENF2A
This laboratory-based course is a study of the history of public safety communications and of the federal and state laws affecting public safety communications. In addition, telephone and radio communication systems are studied as are communication documentation; emergency management; 911; stress and crisis management. This course will prepare the student to walk into a job after graduation. This class will also teach procedures in Security and patrol techniques in security. This class will Patrol parking lots of school. Students will receive the knowledge and skills needed to test for the National 911 Dispatch certification from NAED with documentation of hours on simulator.
CREDIT: 0.5TYPE: RegularGRADE: 11-12
PREREQUISITE: LENF1B - LAW ENFORCEMENT 1B
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take LENF2B - LAW ENFORCEMENT 2B
LAW ENFORCEMENT 2B LENF2B
This laboratory-based course is a study of the history of public safety communications and of the federal and state laws affecting public safety communications. In addition, telephone and radio communication systems are studied as are communication documentation; emergency management; 911; stress and crisis management. This course will prepare the student to walk into a job after graduation. This class will also teach procedures in Security and patrol techniques in security. This class will Patrol parking lots of school. Students will receive the knowledge and skills needed to test for the National 911 Dispatch certification from NAED with documentation of hours on simulator.
CREDIT: 0.5TYPE: RegularGRADE: 11-12
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take LENF2A - LAW ENFORCEMENT 2A
PRACTICUM IN LAW, PUBLIC SAFETY, CORRECTIONS, AND SECURITY(FIREFIGHTER 2) PRLPSA
Firefighter II is the second course in a series for students studying firefighter safety and
development. Students will understand Texas Commission on Fire Protection rules and regulations,
proper incident reporting and records, proper use of personal protective equipment, and the
principles of fire safety. Students will demonstrate proper use of fire extinguishers, ground ladders,
fire hoses, and water supply apparatus systems.
COURSE NOTE: LOCATION:CHS
STUDENTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL TUITION, FEES AND OTHER COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH THIS COURSE.

STUDENTS ALSO HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO TAKE THE EMS COURSE IN EXTENDED PRACTICUM COURSE.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: Dual CreditGRADE: 12
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take EXLPSA - EXTENDED PRACTICUM IN LAW, PUBLIC SAFETY, CORRECTIONS, AND SECURITY(FIREFIGHTER)
If you take this course, you must also take PRLPSB - PRACTICUM IN LAW, PUBLIC SAFETY, CORRECTIONS, AND SECURITY(FIREFIGHTER 2)
PRACTICUM IN LAW, PUBLIC SAFETY, CORRECTIONS, AND SECURITY(FIREFIGHTER 2) PRLPSB
CONTINUATION OF PRLPSA.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: Dual CreditGRADE: 12
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take PRLPSA - PRACTICUM IN LAW, PUBLIC SAFETY, CORRECTIONS, AND SECURITY(FIREFIGHTER 2)
PRINCIPLES OF LAW, PUBLIC SAFTEY, CORRECTIONS AND SECURITY A PRILPA
Principles of Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security introduce students to professions in law enforcement, security, corrections, and fire and emergency management services. Students will examine the roles and responsibilities of police, courts, corrections, private security, and protective agencies of fire and emergency services. The course provides students with an overview of the skills necessary for careers in law enforcement, fire service, security, and corrections.
CREDIT: 0.5TYPE: RegularGRADE: 9-10
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take PRILPB - PRINCIPLES OF LAW, PUBLIC SAFTEY, CORRECTIONS, AND SECURITY B
PRINCIPLES OF LAW, PUBLIC SAFTEY, CORRECTIONS, AND SECURITY B PRILPB
Same course as #PRILBA.
CREDIT: 0.5TYPE: RegularGRADE: 9-10
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take PRILPA - PRINCIPLES OF LAW, PUBLIC SAFTEY, CORRECTIONS AND SECURITY A