Homeland Security & Terrorism

Homeland Security & Terrorism

In this program, you will be provided training in law enforcement, homeland security & terrorism and the protection of lives and property. During the junior year students complete Police Work and Practice in Public Safety and Security and Protective Services training. Senior students study Homeland Security & Terrorism and Investigations and Forensics in Criminal Investigations. These educational pathways provide opportunities to earn specialized certifications in the subject area. Both pathways include certifications in First Aid & CPR, A.S.P. (expandable baton), pepper spray, Taser, NIMS, ICS and FEMA.

Take a 360º Tour of Homeland Security & Terrorism

Skills Learned

  • Laws of Arrest
  • Terrorist & Counter Terrorist Tactics
  • Police Communications
  • Criminal Law Procedures
  • Bomb Detection & Disposal
  • Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear & Explosives
  • Patrol Procedures
  • Security Measures
  • Constitutional Law
  • Handling of Evidence
  • Testimony in Court
  • Weapons of Terrorism
  • Unarmed Self-Defense
  • Less Than Lethal Options
  • Ballistics
  • Mass Casualty Mgmt
  • Intelligence Gathering and Surveillance
  • Defensive Driving Course
  • Blast Analysis
  • Damage & Death Analysis

College Credits

North Central State College


  • CPR/First Aid
  • OC Pepper Spray
  • A.S.P. Baton
  • National Incident Management System 100 & 700

Program Highlights

  • Use investigative techniques to solve crimes and to mediate terrorist attacks
  • Develop your mind and body using self-defense tactics and fitness training
  • Research and analyze current trends and issues in public safety

Career Focus

Prepare yourself for employment in the following legal fields.


  • Private Security
  • At age 18: Local & State Police Agencies
  • State Trooper
  • Deputy Sheriff
  • Crime Scene Technician
  • U.S. Border Patrol
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
  • U.S. Marshals Service
  • Transportation Safety Administration (TSA)
  • All branches of the military

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