School Resource Officer

Course Hours: 80.0 Hours

Course Description

This course is intended for law enforcement officers assigned as, or anticipating assignment as a School Resource Officer.  Topics will include the Role of the SRO Within the School Environment, Search and Seizure in the School, Juvenile Law, Criminal Offenses, Gang Awareness, Drug Awareness, Interviews and Interrogations, Emergency Preparedness, FERPA, Restraint and Seclusion, Crisis Intervention and Mental Health Awareness, Crisis Intervention Youth Introduction, Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children, Tactical Casualty Combat Care, Active Shooter, Instructional Strategies, Eight (8) hours of Verbal Defense and Influence, and Report Writing.


Students must be POST certified law enforcement officers and assigned to, or pending assignment to School Resource Officer duties.

Who Should Attend

Any POST certified Georgia police officer or deputy sheriff assigned to a SRO position, or pending an assignment as a SRO should attend this course.

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
06/03/2019 06/14/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAS19278 Register
07/08/2019 07/19/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAS19345 Register
06/08/2020 06/19/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
07/13/2020 07/24/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon