This 18-credit, 6-course certificate is designed for the School Resource Officer to increase the Officer’s effectiveness and efficiency in a school setting.

Six courses must be taken from the following:
PADM 4504 – Hazardous Risk Analysis
PADM 4506 – Domestic Preparedness for Terrorism and Catastrophic Emergencies
PADM 4545 – Effective Risk Communications for Leadership
PADM 4561 – School Emergency Management
PADM 4563 – Violence and Culture
PADM 4567 – Introduction to Gangs and Gang Behavior
PADM 4576 – Threat Assessment
PADM 4591 – Changing Policing Philosophies

Course Descriptions