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Pennsylvania State Constables' Training (Act 49)

 

Class Enrollment and Enrollment Transfer

Temple University CJTP administers training for State Constables in the Eastern Region of Pennsylvania under contract with the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD). The training begins in February and continues through October each year. Additional information can be obtained by contacting Mr. Van Scott, Constables Training Coordinator, at (267) 468-8331 during normal business hours or by e-mail van.scott@temple.edu.

Enrollment Directions: To enroll, Constables are strongly encouraged to create an account and register for classes on-line through the Constables Certification Education and Training System (CCETS) website using the direct link: https://www.pccdcis.pa.gov/CCETS/Login.aspx

Enrollment Transfer Directions: To transfer your enrollment from one class to another, print a completed form (using the link below), sign and date it, and Fax to (267) 468-8660 or mail to the attention of:

Mr. Van Scott, Constables Training Coordinator

Temple University Ambler

West Hall, Room 123

580 Meetinghouse Road

Ambler, PA 19002

PDF icon Constables_2011TransferEnrl.docx

Constables' Basic Course Participant Manual

The 80-hour Basic Training program is offered at Temple University's Ambler Campus. It is intended to provide newly-elected or appointed Constables with training on such topics as: civil law and process, criminal law, mechanics of arrest, use of force, defensive tactics, prisoner transportation, courtroom security, crisis intervention, and professional development.

New Constables can download the Constables' Basic Course Participant Manual V 1.5 8_26_10 below using the link. To download and open the file, right click on the filename as save to your local hard drive or memory stick.

PDF icon Constables_Basic_Course_Manual.pdf

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Contact Criminal Justice Training Programs: TU.CJTP@temple.edu

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 This page was last updated on 2014-09-03 .