Law Enforcement/Security

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Continuing education in law enforcement and security is crucial in keeping our communities safe.

Not all of these courses are just for professionals in law enforcement. Check out classes such as Church Security to learn how regular people can assist in preventing crimes. We can all help in some way if we learn how.

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Church Security

This awareness workshop benefits religious leaders in the community. Learn about staff training, policy and procedure development, security assessments, protecting offerings, surveillance techniques recognizing different kinds of threats, and security team development.

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NOTE: If you click on "REGISTER FOR COURSES" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

In-Service Training Officer Annual Recertification - Part 1 and Part 2

Part 1 - This portion of the annual re-certification is for all Private Security Training Officers and is available on our website and on the Tri-County Tech and Florence - Darlington Tech websites as well.

Part 2 - This portion of the annual re-certification is for officers employed by companies requiring handguns. Ammunition not included in course fee.

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NOTE: If you click on "REGISTER FOR COURSES" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

S.C. Constable Training

Courses cover policy and procedures, laws of arrest, search and seizures, crisis intervention, evidence, officer survival, handling prisoners, constitutional law, juvenile procedures/child abuse, police community relations, police communications, civil liabilities, ethics, and firearms. Also included are defensive tactics and weapons retention training. Prerequisites: Must have authorization letter from SLED Regulatory Services to register. Students must make a 70 or above on the final exam and pass the firearms training/range qualifications. Public trust, public safety and accountability by law enforcement agencies demand that commissioned state constables be of good character/reputation and have no significant criminal record or unsuitable background. Proper forms for pre-enrollment will be sent for completion prior to class. Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalency certificate. Candidates must first request an application packet from SLED (803.896.7015). Upon submission of the application packet, the candidate may enroll in this course. Participants need to provide their own handgun in one of the following calibers: .38, 9mm, .40, .357 or .45. They also need a holster and 500 rounds of ammunition prior to firearms training. See website for course days and times.

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NOTE: If you click on "REGISTER FOR COURSES" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

SLED Primary Basic and Primary Plus Instructor Development

All participants must be currently registered with SLED as a security officer with a licensed security company to attend this training. Students will teach a 20-minute block of instruction on a security topic of their choice. Students must achieve a minimum score of 70 percent on both the written examination and oral presentation. SLED must approve all participants.

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NOTE: If you click on "REGISTER FOR COURSES" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

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