2016-2017 Correctional Officer, V.C.

Correctional Officer, V.C.

Courses Credit Hours
=CJD0939, Correctional Officer Capstone 0.5v
=CJK0031C, CMS First Aid for Criminal Justice Officers 1.3v
=CJK0040C, CMS Firearms 2.7v
=CJK0051C, CMS Defensive Tactics 2.7v
=CJK0300, Introduction to Corrections 1.0v
=CJK0305, Communications 1.3v
=CJK0310, Officer Safety 0.5v
=CJK0315, Facility and Equipment 0.3v
=CJK0320, Intake and Release 0.6v
=CJK0325, Supervising in a Correctional Facility 1.3v
=CJK0330, Supervising Special Populations 0.7v
=CJK0335, Responding to Incidents and Emergencies 0.5v
=CJK0340, Officer Wellness and Physical Abilities 1.0

After completing the correctional officer certification training and passing the State Officer Examination certification, students may continue their education by completing the Associate of Science degree in Criminal Justice Technology.


•General Education Core.
+ Prerequisites and/or corequisites required. See course descriptions.
# Applies to A.S. degree and certificate programs.
= PSAV course.
* Minimum grade of "C" required.

Public Safety Division

The Division of Public Safety is housed on the North Bay Campus. Contact the division’s administrative assistant with general questions related to Public Safety. Contact your program coordinator with specific questions about degree or certificate program requirements. 

Charles Abbott Administrative Building Room # 110
637 Hwy 2300
Panama City, FL 32409

Public Safety Division Website

Division of Public Safety Chair
Gregory S. May (
850-769-1551, ext. 5601

Public Safety Administrative Assistant
Elizabeth Kelly (
850-769-1551, ext. 5602 

Public Safety Faculty

Name Title Phone Email
Daniel Finley Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 5603
Kevin Granberg Instructor (850) 769-1551 ext. 5606
Bruce Harber (850) 769-1551 ext. 5601