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Unit Number

Subject

Hours

1.1.0

Orientation to Basic Training

5

1.2.0

Note Taking and Study Habits

1

1.3.0

Testing and Critiques

68

1.4.0

Program Evaluation

4

1.5.0

Graduation

8

1.6.0

Expectations for Behavior

1

1.7.0

Professional Value System

2

1.8.0

Sexual Harassment

2

1.9.0

Americans with Disabilities Act: Basic Awareness

3

Section Total

94

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Unit Number

Subject

Hours

2.1.0

History and Principles of Law Enforcement

2

2.2.0

Introduction to Community Policing and Crime Prevention

14

2.3.0

The Criminal Justice System

3

2.4.0

Civil Rights Issues

4

2.5.0

Police Ethics, Moral Issues and Discretion

8

2.6.0

Supervisor-Subordinate Relations

2

2.7.0

Cultural Diversity

2

2.8.0

Dealing with the Vulnerable

11

Section Total

46

LAW AND LEGAL ISSUES

Unit Number

Subject

Hours

3.1.0

Constitutional Law

2

3.2.0

Laws of Arrest

7

3.3.0

Search and Seizure

13

3.4.0

Admissions and Confessions

4

3.5.0

Maine Criminal Law and Investigations

35

3.6.0

Maine Juvenile Law and Youth Services

4

3.7.0

Maine Motor Vehicle Law

14

3.8.0

Maine Liquor Law

3

Unit Number

Subject

Hours

3.9.0

Use of Force

4

3.10.0

Civil Liability

2

3.11.0

Jurisdiction

1

3.12.0

Extradition and Fresh Pursuit

1

Section Total

90

COMMUNICATIONS

Unit Number

Subject

Hours

4.1.0

Interviewing Techniques and Skills

7

4.2.0

Stress Management

1

4.3.0

Interpersonal Communications / Relations

7

4.4.0

Crisis Conflict Management

8

Section Total

23

TRAFFIC

Unit Number

Subject

Hours

5.1.0

Traffic Law Enforcement

4

5.2.0

Traffic Direction and Control

2

5.3.0

Operating Under the Influence / Standardized Field Sobriety Testing

26

5.4.0

Principles and Operation of Radar

12

5.5.0

Crash Investigation

40

5.6.0

Hazardous Materials / Weapons of Mass Destruction

4

5.7.0

Intoxilyzer Operation and Certification

16

Section Total

104

INVESTIGATIONS

Unit Number

Subject

Hours

6.1.0

Principles of Investigation

2

6.2.0

Case Preparation

2

6.3.0

Identification of Suspects

2

6.4.0

Handling Physical Evidence

4

6.5.0

Securing and Processing the Crime Scene

7

6.6.0

Motor Vehicle Thefts

2

6.7.0

Informants

3

6.8.0

Surveillance

3

6.9.0

Identification and Handling Drugs

4

6.10.0

Injury and Death Cases

4

6.11.0

Child Abuse

3

6.12.0

Domestic Abuse

10

Unit Number

Subject

Hours

6.13.0

Workplace Violence

2

6.14.0

Gangs and Associated Activity

3

Section Total

51

PATROL

Unit Number

Subject

Hours

7.1.0

Patrol Concepts, Preparation and Techniques

4

7.2.0

Radio and Telecommunications

2

7.3.0

Crimes in Progress

9

7.4.0

Stopping and Approaching the Violator

4

7.5.0

Roadblocks

2

7.6.0

Handling Animal Complaints

1

7.7.0

Complaints and Service Calls

4

7.8.0

Criminal Enforcement Interdiction

3

7.9.0

News Media Relations

3

7.10.0

Incident Command System

3

7.11.0

High Risk Stops

7

7.12.0

High Speed Pursuits

2

7.13.0

Handling Bomb Complaints

3

7.14.0

Responding to Crisis Situations

7

7.15.0

Responding to Active Shooter Situations

7

7.16.0

Electrical Safety

2

Section Total

65

LAW ENFORCEMENT SKILLS

Unit Number

Subject

Hours

8.1.0

Firearms

47

8.2.0

Note Taking and Report Writing

5

8.3.0

First Aid and CPR

16

8.4.0

Basic Water Safety and Rescue

2

8.5.0

Emergency Vehicle Operations

47

8.6.0

Mechanics of Arrest, Restraint and Control

56

8.7.0

Crowd Control and Civil Disorder

4

8.8.0

Lifetime Fitness

57

8.9.0

Courtroom Testimony and Demeanor

6

8.10.0

Basic Fingerprinting

7

Section Total

247

Total Program Curriculum Hours

720