This course will prepare online students to employ the skills needed for controlling access and handling evidence, as well as basic safety requirements. It will also provide techniques to manage stress and control emotions. The course is presented in two semesters.
Semester 1 describes techniques and procedures for controlling access to an area of interest and how to gather, protect, and present evidence, including witness testimony. It also discusses basic safety requirements with an emphasis on fire safety and advanced first aid procedures.
Semester 2 focuses on managing stress and emotions, stress and its impact, emotional intelligence, anger management, and conflict resolution.
Career Elective Homeland Security 1