Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security
The Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security cluster prepares students for service in public safety and security. Responsibilities include prevention of and protection from harm such as crime or natural disasters. Included in the cluster, are skills and knowledge that will enhance academic foundations, communications, problem solving and critical thinking, information technology systems, safety, health and environment, leadership and teamwork, ethics and legal responsibilities, employability and career development, technical skills, and fiscal responsibilities. Career opportunities range from public safety officers to legal services to homeland security, firefighting and emergency management. Students in this program will have an opportunity to gain a Career Ready Indicator.
The Career Tech Student Organization for this cluster is SkillsUSA whose activities help students develop their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success.
Students in this cluster have an opportunity to earn a Career Ready Benchmark in EMR (Emergency Medical Responder).
This cluster is offered at the following school:
Careers in this cluster include:
- Correctional Officer and Jailer
- Emergency Medical Technical
- Police Detective
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