This youth apprenticeship prepares students to enter the field of law enforcement. Completion of the Law Enforcement certificate program equips participants for employment as private security officers and prepares them to continue their education and training at the police academy.*
Duties may include:
- Background checks
- Animal control
- Community service activities
- Records management
- Evidence collection
*In South Carolina, law enforcement officers must be at least 21 years of age.
Applicants for a Security/Pre-Law Enforcement youth apprenticeship must have a valid SC driver's license and be 18 years of age by August of the year they are hired.