(a)  An accredited criminal justice school shall apply for accreditation for each of its courses by submitting a completed Request for Training Course Accreditation.

(b)  One of two types of accreditation may be sought by the school, depending upon the nature of the course for which accreditation is sought.

(1)           Temporary accreditation shall apply to courses being offered by an accredited school on a one‑time or infrequent basis and will remain effective for the duration of the specified course offering, not in excess of one year.

(2)           Continuing accreditation shall apply to courses offered on a regular or continuous basis by an accredited school and will remain effective until surrendered, revoked, or the school's accreditation expires or is suspended or revoked.

(c)  The Commission may suspend or revoke the accreditation of a course when it finds that the school has failed to meet or to continuously maintain any requirement, standard, or procedure for course accreditation.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 17C‑6;

Eff. January 1, 1981;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. May 25, 2019.