Cultural Awareness

Course Length: 2.0 Hours

Course Number Start Date End Date Time Location (Hover for more information) Instructor/Coordinator Status
ITCW18552 07/01/2018 07/31/2018 ONLINE MELISSA WHITE REGISTER

Who Should Attend: POST-certified Law Enforcement Officers.

Based on recent scrutiny placed on law enforcement from the public and the media, this course will provide students with an understanding of the importance of recognizing cultural differences. Course topics include the prejudice, bias, and personal experience, in-groups and out-groups, explicit and implicit bias, system 1 and system 2 thinking, and cultural awareness to establish police legitimacy and procedural justice. Students will view four videos along with completing a series of activities and reading assignments. Applicants who complete this online module will receive two (2) hours of POST training credit.

Special Notes: Failure to attain the minimum required score will result in a failure of the class. Should the student choose to repeat the course, tuition will be charged at the rate of $15 per credit hour. Tuition must be paid before the student will have access to the course.