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NCJ Number: 65864 Find in a Library
Title: CURRICULUM FOR GENERAL ADVANCED PROFESSIONAL TRAINING AT THE POLIZEI-FUEHRUNGSAKADEMIE (POLICE SENIOR COMMAND ACADEMY) - WEST GERMANY
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Postfach 48 02 30
Polizei-Fuehrungsakademie
Zum Rotenberge 18-24
West Germany (Former)
Date Published: 1979
Page Count: 18
Type: Instructional Material
Format: Document
Language: German
Country: West Germany (Former)
Annotation: THE WEST GERMAN POLICE ACADEMY OFFERS A 4-WEEK CURRICULUM FOR UPDATING AND SUPPLEMENTING THE PROFESSIONAL TRAINING OF SENIOR POLICE OFFICERS.
Abstract: THESE ADVANCED TRAINING COURSES ARE AIMED AT HELPING HIGHRANKING OFFICERS TO UNDERSTAND, ASSIMILATE, AND APPLY NEW SCIENTIFIC RESULTS, CURRENT MANAGEMENT TECHNIQUES, EFFECTIVE AND EMPLOYEE-ORIENTED LEADERSHIP, AS WELL AS NEW SOCIAL DEVELOPMENTS AND PROBLEMS. ALL FEDERAL AND STATE SENIOR POLICE OFFICERS ARE ELIGIBLE FOR PARTICIPATION. AN UPDATE COURSE SHOULD BE TAKEN APPROXIMATELY EVERY 8 YEARS SO THAT AN OFFICER MAY EXPECT TO TAKE PART TWICE IN THE COURSE OF HIS CAREER. THE GENERAL UPDATE AND SUPPLEMENTING CURRICULUM CONTAINS 40 HOURS OF POLICE LEADERSHIP; 16 HOURS OF POLICE DEPLOYMENT INCLUDING, IN PARTICULAR, CRIME REPRESSION; 8 HOURS OF TRAFFIC REGULATION, 16 HOURS OF GENERAL PREVENTION OF DANGER; 16 HOURS OF LAW; 16 HOURS OF TECHNOLOGY; AND 8 HOURS OF TRAINING AND ADVANCED TRAINING, MAKING A TOTAL OF 120 HOURS IN 4 WEEKS OF ALOTTED TIME. THE INSTRUCTION FOLLOWS THE PRINCIPLES OF ADULT EDUCATION AND INCLUDES LECTURES, GROUP AND INDIVIDUAL PRESENTATIONS, CLASS DISCUSSION, PROBLEM AND CASE ANALYSIS, EXERCISES, AND TECHNICAL DEMONSTRATIONS. THE PARTICIPANTS ARE ASKED TO TRANSMIT RELEVANT RESULTS TO THEIR COLLEAGUES UPON THEIR RETURN. THE DESCRIPTION INCLUDES DETAILED OUTLINES FOR EACH SUBJECT AREA AND A LIST OF THE COURSE PRICES. --IN GERMAN. (SAJ)
Index Term(s): Curriculum; Foreign police training; Germany; Lesson plans; Police academy; Police education; Police management; Police management training; Professional in-service education
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