form CJSTC-67 to Commission staff. The training school submitting form CJSTC-67, may require the student to demonstrate the required high-liability proficiency skills in a High-Liability Basic Recruit Training Course(s) not completed at that school, pursuant to subsection 11B-35.0024(1), F.A.C. The training school submitting form CJSTC-67 shall provide the student with written evidence of the student's successful completion of the Basic Recruit Training Program.
(5) Each training school shall establish written criteria that specify the conditions that constitute leaving a Commission-approved Basic Recruit Training Program in “good standing.” For this purpose, “good standing” is defined as a student being eligible to continue at the previous training school without any special considerations. The written criteria shall be made available to students and Commission staff.
(6) Nothing in this rule section shall be construed to prevent a training school from admitting a student for the limited purpose of completing a course(s) required for completion of a Commission-approved Basic Recruit Training Program at another training school where the student is enrolled. However, if a student began the Commission’s CMS Application-Based Law Enforcement Basic Recruit Training Program, the student shall continue in the same program. If the student began a Commission-approved Traditional Basic Recruit Training Program, the student shall continue in the same program.
Specific Authority 943.03(4), 943.12(1), (2) FS. Law Implemented 943.17 FS. History–New 12-13-92, Amended 1-2-97, 7-7-99, 8-22-00, 7-29-01, 11-5-02, 11-30-04.
11B-35.0024 Student Performance in Commission-approved High-Liability Basic Recruit Training Courses and High-Liability Instructor Training Courses.
(1) Students enrolled in a Commission-approved Basic Recruit Training Program and a High-Liability Instructor Training Course, shall qualify through demonstration of proficiency skills in the applicable High-Liability Basic Recruit Training Courses and instructor courses high-liability proficiency skills, and a written examination.
(2)(a) A basic recruit student shall be given the opportunity for one additional attempt at the required demonstration of high-liability proficiency skills, or one re-examination of required cognitive knowledge in each of the four high-liability topics of firearms, vehicle operations, defensive tactics, and first aid. A basic recruit student, who has failed to successfully demonstrate the cognitive knowledge or the required demonstration of the high-liability proficiency skills after a second attempt, shall be deemed to have failed the High-Liability Training Course.
(b) An instructor student shall successfully demonstrate cognitive knowledge and proficiency skills during the initial qualification. An instructor student, who has failed to successfully demonstrate the cognitive knowledge or the high-liability proficiency skills during the first attempt, shall be deemed to have failed the High-Liability Instructor Training Course. An instructor student who has failed a cognitive end-of-course examination of the high-liability proficiency skills during the first attempt, shall be granted a re-examination by the training center director if:
1. There is technical difficulty in the administration of the test, such as a power failure or evacuation of the building.
2. A condition of the student adversely impacts the student’s ability to achieve a passing score on an end-of-course examination. A condition of the student that adversely impacts the student’s ability could include illness or death of a family member.
3. The end-of-course testing instrument is determined to be invalid by the training school.
(3) Completion of a high-liability course and demonstration of proficiency in the high-liability topics is required for each of the following courses: CMS Criminal Justice Defensive Tactics Course, CMS Defensive Tactics Instructor Courses, CMS Criminal Justice Firearms Course, CMS Firearms Instructor Courses, CMS Law Enforcement Vehicle Operations Course, CMS Vehicle Operations Instructor Courses, CMS First Aid for Criminal Justice Officers Course, and CMS First Aid Instructor Courses.
(a) CMS Criminal Justice Defensive Tactics Course.
1. The CMS Criminal Justice Defensive Tactics Course shall be delivered to students enrolled in a Commission-approved Basic Recruit Training Program.
2. A basic recruit student shall demonstrate at 100% proficiency, defensive tactics skills taught by a training school, with the results recorded on the required CMS Defensive Tactics Performance Evaluation, form CJSTC-6 CMS, created May 6, 2004, hereby incorporated by reference.
3. The CMS Defensive Tactics Chemical Agent Exposure Training Evaluation, form CJSTC-6A CMS, created May 6, 2004, hereby incorporated by reference, is not a mandated evaluation form and shall only be completed if applicable.
(b) CMS Defensive Tactics Instructor Courses.