Basic Training

Six (6) months

Target Group

This targets civilian members of the public who are desirous of making the transition into the world of Law Enforcement

Course Summary

This course is a six (6) month residential course aimed at transforming the participants from civilian members of the society to, efficient and effective Law Enforcement officers, who's aim is to help the Jamaica Constabulary Force to achieve its mandate.

The course is broken down into the following modules:

Human rights is an important aspect of Policing which is reflected in the 32 contact hours allotted to various human rights representatives .

MODULE ONE - INTRODUCTION TO POLICE SCIENCE
  • Emergent Police Officer
  • Community Based Policing
  • Customer Service
  • Communication
  • Conflict Management
  • Government
MODULE TWO - POLICE PROCEDURES
  • Station Duties
  • Report writing
  • Statement Writing
  • Introduction to Interviewing Techniques
  • Mechanics of arrest
  • Handling Prisoners
  • Lost and Found Property
  • Missing Person
  • Sudden Death
MODULE THREE - LAWS
  • Crime and Criminals
  • Constitutional Law
  • Constabulary Force Act
  • Crime Scene Management
  • Domestic Violence
  • Malicious Injury
  • Child Care and Protection Act
  • Spirit Licence Act
  • Offences Against The Person’s Act
  • Sexual Offences
  • Homicide
  • Larceny Act
  • Firearm Act
  • Dangerous Drugs Act
  • Noise Abatement Act
  • Rules of Evidence
  • Road Traffic Act
  • Traffic Control and Regulation
  • Bail Act
  • Criminal Justice Administration Act
MODULE FOUR -INVESTIGATION
  • Interviewing Techniques
  • Judges Rules
  • Case file Preparation & Management
  • Statement Writing
  • Handling Exhibits
  • Process
MODULE FIVE - RESPONDING TO INCIDENTS
  • Court Duties
  • Court Practical
  • Street Incident
  • Traffic Collision Investigation
  • Beat and Patrol
MODULE SIX - FIREARM AND TACTICAL TRAINING
  • Firearm Training - Theory and Practice
  • Field Craft
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