12 ncac 10b .1205          ADVANCED DETENTION OFFICER PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATE

(a)  In addition to the qualifications set forth in Rule .1202 of this Section, applicants for the Advanced Detention Officer Professional Certificate shall possess or be eligible to possess the Intermediate Detention Officer Professional Certificate and shall have acquired the following combination of educational points or degrees, detention officer or corrections training points and years of detention officer experience:

 

 

Educational Degrees

 

None

 

None

 

Associate

 

Bachelor

Doctoral,

Professional

or Master

Years of Detention Officer Experience

12

9

9

6

4

Minimum Detention

Officer Training Points

12

16

27

26

26

Minimum Total Education and Training Points

23

33

27

26

26

 

(b)  Educational points and degrees claimed shall have been earned at a technical institute, technical college, community college, junior college, college or university accredited as such by the Department of Education of the state in which the institution is located, a national or regional accrediting body, or the state university of the state in which the institution is located. No credit shall be given for any correspondence, on-line or vocational courses unless credited towards a degree by an accredited institution.

(c)  No more than 80 hours of training obtained by completing the commission-mandated detention certification course shall be credited toward training points.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 17E-4(b)(1); 17E-4(b)(12);

Eff. January 1, 1990;

Amended Eff. February 1, 2014; January 1, 2013; August 1, 2002; August 1, 1998; January 1, 1996; January 1, 1994; January 1, 1992.