Mon, Mar 27|
Jefferson County Sheriff Training Center
The Advanced School Resource Officer Course is designed for any law enforcement officer working in an educational environment. This course, following the SRO Triad model, advances the SRO’s knowledge and skills as a law enforcement officer, informal counselor, and educator.
Time & Location
Mar 27, 8:00 AM – Mar 29, 5:00 PM
Jefferson County Sheriff Training Center, 3500 Happy Hollow Ln, Fultondale, AL 35068, USA
About the Event
To register please click here to register or go to Fultondale, AL | National Association of School Resource Officers (nasro.org)
The NASRO Advanced School Resource Officers Course is a twenty-four hour (24) block of instruction that focuses on more advanced techniques for the School Resource Officer. Topics covered include law updates, technology and social media, improving communication with administrators and information on current youth-related topics. Participants will also spend two hours at a school building conducting a “Site Assessment.” The Course is a designed for any law enforcement officer working in an educational environment. This course, following the SRO Triad model, advances the SRO's knowledge and skills as a law enforcement officer, informal counselor, and educator.
Day one begins with a brief overview of school based policing programs and the history of the SRO program. The importance of the SRO in a leadership role and effective communication will be discussed. General law updates will be explored by participants. The day will conclude with interview skills for the SRO. Day Two
During day two, participants will learn the latest in technology and the impact on the school environment. Participants will also discuss threat assessment tools and Incident Command for the school setting. Focus will be given to the SRO’s role on the school safety team.
Participants will participate in specific crime prevention techniques designed for the educational environment. A major portion of the day is spent in an overall school safety assessment incorporating Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design principals. Hands-on, practical applications are utilized, as participants will be required to visit a local school (when possible) and complete a comprehensive site survey of the campus. Time is allowed for presentation preparation. Discussions allow for participants to seeking advice, additional information, or the opportunity to share experiences with the class. A course review takes place before evaluations and closing.
Contact: Tommie Black
260 Clay Street
Gardendale, AL 35071
NASRO Training Discount: $119
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3289 Lowery Parkway
Fultondale, AL 35068
NASRO Training Discount: $120