CENTRAL ILLINOIS POLICE TRAINING CENTER
Michael J. Oyer, Director
Illinois Central College-Peoria Campus-Poplar Hall
5407 N. University Street P100
Peoria, IL 61635-0001
Phone: (309) 690-7350
Fax: (309) 690-7359
Jean Swan: firstname.lastname@example.org
Heather Grove: email@example.com
Basic School Resource Officer
Instructor: National Association School Resource Officer
May 6-10, 2019
8am – 4pm
The NASRO Basic School Resource Officer Course is a forty-hour (40) block of instruction designed for law enforcement officers and school safety professionals working in an educational environment and with school administrators. The course provides tools for officers to build positive relationships with both students and staff.
The course is also beneficial for educational professionals dedicated to providing a safe learning environment and provides a more in-depth understanding of the role and functions of an SRO.
The course emphasizes three main areas of instruction:
Law Enforcement Function – Instruction on the differences between law enforcement when conducted inside a school environment including understanding the teen brain and de-escalation techniques.
Mentoring Students – Instruction designed to provide tools to be a positive role model for youth including informal counseling techniques.\
Guest Speaking – Instruction on a variety of instructional techniques as well as classroom management tools to provide law-related education to students.
Attendees will gain a solid working knowledge of the School Resource Officer concept and how to establish a lasting partnership with their schools