Self-study Spanish courses for Law Enforcement Officers, Firefighters & EMS, Correctional Officers
Be safer, more effective and build trust with the Latino community.
Reviewed and endorsed by the National Latino Peace Officers Association, National Association of Hispanic Firefighters and the Chicano Correctional Workers Association.
Audio programs with full transcript, exercises, answers, extended vocabulary.
Included is one hour of coaching with the course developer, Alejandra Gómez.
Instructor-led courses & Seminars for Law Enforcement Officers, Firefighters & EMS, Correctional Officers
Learn Spanish in a more structured environment than self-study alone. Groups of 8 - 20 officers meet weekly (24 hours over 6 or 8 weeks). Classes are highly interactive with the instructor and with fellow attendees and include role playing, authentic Latino food and video segments. Attendees use the self-study courses as their reference material.
Our Spanish for Law Enforcement Officers course is California P.O.S.T. certified.
Cross-cultural Communication & Diversity (8hrs) , this course is California P.O.S.T. plan III certified and incorporates the Perishable Skills requirement of Tactical Communication and also satisfies the update requirements for Racial Profiling and Cultural Diversity training for AOT deliveries.
Discover your own cultural bias, understand Latino and other biases and sensitivities, learn tips and techniques to communicate more effectively with the community you serve.
Train the Trainer
If you're already bi-lingual we can train and certify you to lead our instructor-led courses.
We'll provide you with an instructor guide that describes the techniques we have developed and used since 1990. Also included is a sample class schedule, key learning points for each session and downloadable PowerPoint presentations with key words and phrases for each unit of the course.
We offer fast and accurate English/ Spanish translation services.
Oral evaluations, frequently used to determine eligibility for bi-lingual pay.