Basic Narcotic Investigations Class

February 22-26, 2021

Central Piedmont Community College
Merancas Campus Huntersville, North Carolina
Course Number: PSX 8005-01

The Black Duck Corporation is proud to again offer this Monday through Friday, 50-hour course designed for the newly assigned or soon to be assigned narcotics investigators or officers that are interested in a career path in narcotics investigations.  This course will cover the basic techniques of narcotics investigation used on a daily basis.  The course will cover in detail, NC drug law, surveillance, operational planning, case planning, undercover work, informant management and selection, search warrant preparation and more.

The course will be instructed by current narcotics agents and supervisors from state and local agencies. The course is taught in real time practical exercise each day. Participants should be prepared for extremely long days and nights. Participants will be required to conduct an investigation from the beginning to the final presentation. Activities include surveillance, controlled or UC purchases, Informant management and procurement, search warrant preparation, and final arrest planning and presentation for prosecution.

RECOMMENDED EQUIPMENT:
Participants should bring technical equipment that is currently being used by their Agency; including but not limited to surveillance equipment, trackers, cameras, wires, or other equipment. Unmarked cars are recommended but not a requirement.

THIS IS A HANDS ON COURSE MAKING REAL TIME DECISIONS

ALL STUDENTS MUST COMPLETE A Central Piedmont Community College LAW ENFORCEMENT REGISTRATION FORM PRIOR TO THE FIRST DAY OF ANY CLASS OFFERED.

All Students MUST sign the form to be registered.

Due to the recent crisis with COVID-19, we are requesting that ALL student registration forms be sent via email instead of fax. This is to ensure that our Central Piedmont Customer Service Department receives ALL registration forms during this time while working from home. You may submit them directly to Customer Service at CCECustomerServiceAllStaff@cpcc.edu or send to our Office
Assistant Sheila Priest at Sheila.Priest2@cpcc.edu.

Forms may be downloaded from:  http://www.cpcc.edu/public_safety/law-
enforcement/in-service-training/law-enforcement-in-service-training