This is an advanced/specialized training course for law enforcement or corrections officers. This course is a part of the Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission's approved Advanced Training Program. It is one in a series of non-sequential general or specialized career skills training programs. Courses in the Advanced Training Program are designed to enhance an officer's knowledge, skills, and abilities for the job he or she performs. This 40-hour course is designed to introduce the concepts involved in the identification and investigation of narcotics and other controlled substances. It is geared towards Investigators. Students should have successfully completed the basic training course or have been exempted and possess sufficient experience and background to meet the standard core of knowledge. Students successfully completing this course may be eligible for salary incentive or meeting mandatory retraining requirements. Note: this course was updated in 2005. If this course was taken for salary incentive prior to April 2005, officers will not receive additional salary incentive. The course (number 016) remained the same even though the materials were updated.
Terms Typically Offered: Offered as Needed
Textbook information will be available online for each term's courses 45 days prior to the first day of classes
for the term.
The courses in this catalog are identified by prefixes and numbers that were assigned by Florida's Statewide
Course Numbering System, a system used by all public postsecondary institutions in Florida and 32 non-public
institutions. Seminole State controls the description, credit and content of its own courses.