This course discusses the historical evolution of modern protective services. It also defines techniques and procedures for accomplishing many basic protection officer tasks. This course is presented in two semesters.
Semester 1 discusses assessing performance, rewarding and correcting professional behavior, and building trust. It also examines the concepts, theories, and evolution of asset protection; the role of a security officer; and career planning.
Semester 2 defines various protection and security terms, laws, and regulations. It describes basic alarm systems, important computer security issues, potential threats, and recommended technological procedures. It also discusses protection of information, including legal steps, physical security, and confidentiality agreements, and describes methods for accomplishment of basic protection officer tasks including crowd, traffic, and access control, observation skills, and effective report writing.
Career Elective Certified Protection Officer 1
Career Elective Certified Protection Officer 2