Curricula

 

We develop highly customized, pedagogically sound training curricula to achieve learning and competency outcomes specified by the sponsoring agency or organization and employing both in-person and online delivery methods.

 

Virginia Gang Basics (2012) - Virginia-specific, standardized curriculum designed for use statewide with new law enforcement officers and other criminal justice professionals in community and institutional settings to increase gang awareness, skill in recognizing indicators, and capacity to follow appropriate established procedures for reporting and action.

 

Virginia Gang Investigators’ Basic Training (2012) - Virginia-specific, standardized curriculum designed for use statewide with law enforcement officers assigned gang investigation responsibilities.

 

Eyewitness Identification Training: Lineup Best Practices (2012) - Comprehensive curriculum with instructional script and instructor guide for use in training law enforcement officers statewide in newly adopted model policy.

 

Virginia Rules Law-related Education Program, Office of the Attorney General of Virginia (2009 - ongoing): Content for a core curriculum containing 17 initial and 7 subsequent lessons focusing on Virginia law and designed to be taught primarily by school resource officers in middle and high schools. Developed lesson content, designed evaluation, and provided ongoing consultation during program implementation. View at www.virginiarules.org

 

Virginia School Resource Officer and School Security Officer Training (2009-2010) - Updated comprehensive training curriculum for school resource officers and school security officers to be conducted by the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services. Curriculum is designed to be taught online using emerging technologies.

 

Campus Security Officer Basic Training (2008) - A seven-module basic training program designed for online delivery to persons seeking certification as a college/university campus security officer through the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services. Products included curriculum content and PowerPoint presentation; development of required readings; development of required assignments designed to apply learning to practice in the CSO’s campus environment; and development of module self-tests.

 

Prevention Through Information (PTI-VA) Training Products (2005; updated 2006, 2008, 2010) - Discipline, Crime, and Violence Data Collection and Data Use Online Training Modules. Five online training modules for school administrators and school/community school safety and prevention professionals.

 

Discipline, Crime, and Violence Data Collection Curriculum and Data Use Curriculum. Training for school administrators involved in data collection; designed to improve the quality and reliability of data collected; training for school and community program planners; designed to increase the proficient use of objective data for school safety and prevention program planning and evaluation.

 

Discipline, Crime, and Violence Online Tutorial. Online tutorial providing basic information about the discipline, crime, and violence data reporting requirements and process.

 

Protect and Respect: Crime Prevention for Seniors (2004) - A 29-lesson curriculum developed for the Governor’s Office as part of a statewide intergenerational program; lessons designed to be delivered by Virginia State Police and local law enforcement crime prevention officers.

 

KIDsafe Virginia Personal Safety Lessons for Children and KIDsafe Virginia Crime Prevention Lessons for Teens (2002) - Both curricula developed for the Governor's Office as part of statewide KIDsafe VA campaign.

 

KIDsafe Virginia Parent Guide to Personal Safety for Children and KIDsafe Virginia Parent Guide to Crime Prevention for Teens (2002) - Both developed for the Governor's Office as part of statewide KIDsafe VA campaign.

 

Planning for Results: Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Program Planning and Evaluation (2002-2003) - Developed for the Virginia Department of Education and delivered a series of statewide workshops.

 

School Resource Officer Basic Training - Developed for the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services (VDCJS) in 1997 and delivered by VDCJS 1997-2001.

 

National COPS in Schools Training (1999-2000) - Developed for the National School Safety Center (NSSC) under contract from the Community-Oriented Policing Office, U.S. Department of Justice in 1999 and delivered by NSSC.

 

Program Planning and Evaluation for Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act Coordinators (1998-2001) - Developed for the Virginia Department of Education and delivered by the Virginia Effective Practices Project.

 

Prevention Basics (2001) - Developed for the Virginia Governor's Office for Substance Abuse Prevention (GOSAP) and delivered by the Virginia Effective Practices Project.

 

cirstripes

PolicyWorks, Ltd.

P.O. Box 367

Petersburg, VA 23804

Phone: 804-469-9500

Fax: 804-469-9505

stripes

 

 
Home Login