Use investigative techniques to solve crime scenarios and to mediate and resolve conflicts while developing your mind and body using self-defense tactics and fitness training.Get hands-on experience in our workout facility, firing range, driving simulator and forensics lab.
In this 2-year program, you may become a Certified Security Officer with the Ohio Police Officer Training Academy (OPOTA). You will be ready to pursue law enforcement at a police academy or pursue criminal justice at a college or university.
Mark Warner, Law Enforcement Instructor
4565 Columbus Pike | Delaware, OH 43015
For general questions about DACC or to schedule a tour, contact Administrative Assistant to the Enrollment Coordinator, Marsha Link at (740) 201-3216 or LinkM@DelawareAreaCC.org.
Location: South Campus
Grade Level: Juniors and Seniors
2016/2017 Fees: Law Enforcement I: $250.99
Law Enforcement II: $265.99
- Research and analyze current trends and issues in public safety
- Experience criminal investigation and crime scene search
- Train in criminal and traffic law
- Practice interview, interrogations, and crisis intervention
- Develop knowledge of SWAT/K-9/bicycle unit
- Explore civil disorders and rules for criminal and court procedures
- Receive security training - personal, VIP, private
- Get hands-on experience in vehicle stops and approaches
- Enhance cultural sensitivity, telecommunications training and human relation skills
- Learn about internal loss protection
- Practice patrol procedures, self-defense techniques
- Understand terrorism and terrorist threats
- Crisis intervention training
- Develop your employability skills
- Take advantage of early job placement
- Make valuable contacts in the field through job shadowing
- Learn resume development and job interviewing techniques
- Get an edge on other high school graduates applying for the same position
- Earn up to 12 credits
- DACC has a good connection with colleges like Columbus State Community College, Hocking Technical College and Marion Technical College.
- DACC also has business partnerships with places like Delaware County Law Enforcement Agencies, Municipal and Juvenile Courts, Polaris Fashion Mall and U.S. Security and Associates.
- Delaware County Explorers
- Columbus Police Explorers
- Columbus State Community College
- Hocking Technical College
- Marion Technical College
- Earn up to 12 credits
- Office 2013 with focus on office usage
- 911 simulator
- Shooting and driving simulators
- Online communication for assignments
- Delaware County Law Enforcement Agencies
- Municipal and Juvenile Courts
- Polaris Fashion Mall
- U.S. Security and Associates
- State of Ohio Investigative Unit
- D.E.A. - Drug Enforcement Agency
Upon completion, you will be able to:
- Work as an Airport Security Screener, Certified Security Officer, Correction Officer, Emergency Service Dispatcher or you can enter the military.
- With continued education, you can become a Criminal Investigator, FBI Special Agent, Parole or Probation Officer, Police Officer, Private Investigator or work for the State Highway Patrol.