Experience the Most Professional, Engaging, and Relevant Gang Specialist Training ever Offered to the Public.
This 8-week blended learning experience, is an exciting online Professional Training Academy and Certification focused on establishing and then enhancing your skill sets for those in the public sector but have a unique need to develop themselves as a "Gang Specialist," which takes a blended learning approach of self-study, live interactions, recorded training modules, reading and scenario assignments, information sharing goals, expectations and opportunities, as well as professional and leadership development principles delivered through an instructor lead schedule that will help you to gain the knowledge necessary to become a gang specialist.
The online National Gang Academy | Civilian is both demanding and unlike anything that has ever been available to the those outside of law enforcement before. Over the 8-week long experience you will have access to amazing training modules, research and reading assignments, scenarios, gang specialist coaches, and personal development sessions.
There is a high level of expectation with strict deadlines all designed to bring the best you to class. You will learn and grow with this phenomenal experience which will introduce you to a whole new approach to gang specialist training, information and strategies.
The National Gang Academy focuses on developing the student’s level of knowledge pertaining to "Gangology;" the “study of gangs." The academy also focuses on gang intelligence, security threats, unit development and operational management, street gang evolution, gang crime, gang identification, communications, typology, personal safety, and the psychological and sociological impact gangs have on society, the correctional facility, as well as officer and public safety. This course is appropriate for all levels of law enforcement, corrections, probation and parole, prosecutors and juvenile justice to include academy cadets seeking a career in gang enforcement.
Within this comprehensive online academy, there are 40 hours of online instruction, meetings, and assignments where you will learn techniques to identify and respond to the gang threat in your jurisdiction.
The academy operates in real-time so every class is slightly different making it the most up to date class you can attend; today.
Throughout the academy, you will be given weekly assignments and quizzes to monitor your progress and as your 8-week experience comes to an end, you are required to take the final exam where the work produced, and level of participation will be calculated to determine your graduation results to officially become one of the elite few who were accepted and graduated the National Gang Academy.
KEY LEARNING OBJECTIVES
WHY GET CERTIFIED
Certification is part of a process called credentialing. It focuses specifically on the individual and provides documented evidence to the public that the individual has been examined by an independent professional organization and found to possess current competency in a specialized field. Certification signifies and documents the mastery of a strong level of knowledge.
In order to remain competitive in the criminal justice industry today, it is imperative to continue your ongoing training and education. Certification is a way to showcase this training. The game has changed and the expectations have been raised in the gang intelligence, enforcement and investigation profession.
To become certified, you must not only meet each individual certification’s requirements, you must also uphold The Gang Enforcement Professional’s Code of Ethics.
THE WEEKLY QUIZ
The weekly quizzes are completed online and can also be done from the convenience of your home, office or in the field, if necessary.
The weekly quizzes are ten (10) questions that are a mixture of true/false, multiple choice and scenario driven. The weekly quizzes are applied to your overall academy graduation evaluation.
THE FINAL EXAM
Exam Pass Guarantee: We do offer an exam pass guarantee which states if you take and complete the entire certification course and do not pass the final exam, you will get another single attempt on us.
Final Exam Details: The Exam is graded on a pass/fail system by obtaining a 90% or better is considered a passing grade. The exam is taken online at the convenience of your home or office. It is a closed book exam and is 50 questions with 05 bonus questions for a total possible score of 105%. The questions are in a true/false, multiple-choice & scenario-based format. You must pass the final exam with a 90% or better to receive your CBGS designation.
The cost is $150 for an additional two years prior to your Certification Expiration date.
The National Gang Academy | Civilian is designed to accommodate those new to the history of, evolution of and current threat and trends of the gang subculture as well as those who have been working around gangs for years and everyone in between. You do not need to be a novice or an expert to successfully graduate from the National Gang Academy but when you graduate you will not only have the required knowledge to present yourself as a gang specialist but you will now have the certifications, credentials and the support of the Gang Enforcement Training Center to back it up.
The National Gang Academy | Civilian focuses on developing the student’s level of knowledge pertaining to "Gangology;" the “study of gangs." The academy also focuses on gang intelligence, security threats, unit development and operational management, street gang evolution, gang crime, gang identification, communications, typology, personal safety, and the psychological and sociological impact gangs have on society, public safety and those charged with protecting it.
Next Class: Class 031
Monday, February 27, 2023
WHAT IS THE FLEX PLAN
MULTI-PAYMENT ENROLLMENT: If you are unable to submit the full tuition, you can select one of our payment plans to secure your spot in an upcoming National Gang Academy.
You must save the form of payment (for monthly auto payment) on file and first payment is due at enrollment with each additional payment due monthly based on your enrollment date, till your tuition is paid in full depending on your payment plan.
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WHAT OUR STUDENTS SAY
"The course was very well put together and thought out. Best part it was on-demand/mobile which is great for a hectic and busy lifestyle nowadays. I recommend who I work with to take this course. This training was also mentioned when I testified in a gang enhancement trial recently as part of my training. The defendant who was found guilty of murder received the gang enhancement!" - Detective, South Bend, Indiana
"The most comprehensive Gang Enforcement unit around. If you're in Law Enforcement and you don't sign up you've gotta have your head examined. Just hang with Rusty Keeble and his expert training staff and they will teach you everything you need to know to become a expert in Gang Identification and gang prevention. They truly are the best around." - Correctional Officer, Federal Bureau of Prisons
"I would like to add that I enjoyed the presentation. The modules had a lot of great information and it was easy to follow. I also liked how they were broken down at the different topics. This made it easier to work around my work schedule. As a a gang officer who works gangs as well as teaches gang awareness to other LEO's, I have to say I'm impressed with what you guys have developed." - Gang Specialist/Intel, State of Arizona
"I also want to tell you this is the best gang training I have gotten. The training modules and the info on officer safety and wellness it's just all around great I love the training I love gang work and I honestly believe this training is the best that I've gotten thank you and your staff." - Sergeant, Bedford County Jail
"The course is amazing and interesting." - Forensic and Intelligence Analyst, Defense Intelligence Italy
"Your program is awesome and has awaken my knowledge of gangs and also my thirst to know more."
- Deputy, Dodge County Sheriff's Office
- Deputy, Dodge County Sheriff's Office
"I wanted to say thank you again for the training, the academy was great."
- Sergeant, Rensselaer County Sheriff's Office
- Sergeant, Rensselaer County Sheriff's Office
The Gang Enforcement Company™
The Gang Enforcement Company™ helps students advance their expertise and careers in the areas of gang enforcement, corrections, juvenile justice, intelligence, extremism, and terrorism at the international, national and local levels. Our students benefit not only from our subject matter experts, thought leaders and guest lecturers, but also from the many professional and social activities which the Company organizes in order to enhance each participant's experience.