July 19-23 2021
The New York State Sheriffs’ Associations Committee on Policing and Safeguarding Schools in conjunction with the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services would like to announce a “Basic school for the SRO” Pilot course created by the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services. This course will equip an officer with the necessary knowledge on how to navigate the difficult task of policing in a school setting.
Lessons will encompass a wide variety of topics including but not limited to developing school partnerships, juvenile law, and emergency response tactics within a school.
This course will be presented by NYS DCJS certified instructors, educators, and topic experts in their respective fields.
Participant requirements: Full or part time Sworn Police and Special Police Officers which have peace officer for police status.
Training Location: Steuben County Sheriff’s Office, 7007 Rumsey St. Bath 14810
Registration and Cost: There is no registration fee for this training. Registration can be found by visiting https://nysheriffs.formstack.com/forms/sro_school
Date/Time: 0800-1600 hours, Mon-Fri.
Note: This is a Pilot DCJS course. Participants will receive a DCJS School Resource Officer Certification once the course has been certified by the MPTC. Space is limited. Participant acceptance will be rewarded based on a first come first serve basis.