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Course Descriptions

PLE 131 - Breath Analysis Operator

2 Credits

This course is designed to prepare students to operate a variety of breath test equipment and be able to correctly interpret the findings of the tests. The chemical composition of alcohol is explored, as well as show the various instruments analyze the subject's breath for measurable traces of alcohol. The student is eligible for New York State certification upon successful completion of this course.

Prerequisite: Must be a sworn police or peace officer.

Course Learning Outcomes
1. Meet the mandated requirements as prescribed by the NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services.
2. Apply and demonstrate an understanding of the operation of evidential breath test instruments.
3. Evaluate the evidential breath test instrument proficiency.

Course Offered Fall

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Fall Semester 2023
Summer Session 2023