This online course will cover the role and duties of law enforcement, proper behaviors/demeanors for civilians and peace officers during a traffic stop and in the context of the Seven Step Violator Contact, and the use of video and audio recording during a traffic stop.
The Community Safety Education Act (Texas Senate Bill 30) requires school districts and charter schools for students in 9th - 12th grade be educated on how to conduct themselves when stopped by police. In conjunction with this new education initiative for high school students, all Texas Peace Officers must receive additional training on interactions with the driving public.
This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements Civilian Interaction Training Course #30418.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Course Completion Requirements
This course must be completed within 45 days from the registration date.
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To meet attendance requirements, participants must review each training module and complete all required course assignments, activities, quizzes, and/or end of course exam.
TopicsSenate Bill 30 (Community Safety Education Act)+Seven Step Violator Contact+Officer and Civilian Demeanor Expectations+Recordings, Complaints, and Concerns
Peace officers and reserve law enforcement officers
Continuing Education and Professional Credits0.2 CEUs
Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)
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