Basic Law Enforcement Training Certificate

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Program Intro

The Basic Law Enforcement Training Certificate–C55120 program is designed to give students essential skills required for entry-level employment as law enforcement officers with state, county, municipal governments, or with private enterprise.

This program utilizes State commission-mandated topics and methods of instruction. General subjects include, but are not limited to, criminal, juvenile, civil, traffic, and alcohol beverage laws; investigative, patrol, custody, and court procedures; emergency responses; and ethics and community relations.

Curriculum Preview

MAJOR COURSES: 20 Hours

  • CJC 110 – Basic Law Enforcement BLET
    This course covers the basic skills and knowledge needed for entry-level employment as a law enforcement officer in North Carolina. Topics include those mandated by North Carolina Administration Code as essential for functioning in law enforcement. Upon completion, the student should be able to demonstrate competence in the topics required for the state comprehensive certification examination.

TOTAL BASIC LAW ENFORCEMENT TRAINING CERTIFICATE: 20 CREDITS

Students successfully completing a Basic Law Enforcement Training course since 1985 accredited by the North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission and the North Carolina Sheriff’s Education and Training Standards Commission will receive credit for CJC 131 – Criminal Law, CJC 132 – Court Procedure & Evidence, CJC 221 – Investigative Principles, and CJC 231 – Constitutional Law toward the Associate in Applied Science degree in Criminal Justice Technology.

BLET Students Must

  • have a valid NC driver’s license

  • interview with BLET School Director

  • complete medical/physical examination

  • have no prior felony arrest

  • be at least 20 years of age prior to completion of program

  • have a High School Diploma or equivalent

  • have a AOC Record Check

  • provide a copy of Birth Certificate

Paying for College

What is financial aid? Financial aid is money that is given or borrowed to help pay for college. It can come from federal, state, local, school and private entities. North Carolina and the federal government award millions of dollars each year to help students pay for college. Don’t forget Scholarships! Scholarships are gifts. They don’t need to be repaid. There are thousands of them, offered by schools, employers, individuals, private companies, nonprofits, communities, religious groups, and professional and social organizations.

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Who to Contact

For more information:
Daniel McLawhorn
Director of BLET/Instructor

Southeast (Bldg 10), Room 110
Phone: (252) 527-6223, ext. 914
Fax: (252) 233-6879
Email: demclawhorn10@lenoircc.edu

For more information:
Larry Greene
Staff Assistant

Southeast (Bldg 10), Room 110
Phone: (252) 527-6223, ext. 912
Fax: (252) 233-6879
Email: lbgreene41@lenoircc.edu

For more information:
Brittney Howard
Instructional Assistant

Bullock (Bldg 001), Room 151
Phone: (252) 527-6223, ext. 116
Fax: (252) 233-6880
Email: bbhoward47@lenoircc.edu

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