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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision | Evaluated Learning Experience

Train-The-Trainer - Chemical Agents (also known as Chemical Agents Instructor Development Course or Chemical Agents)

80 hours (2 weeks).
New York State Department of Correctional Services Training Academy, 1134 New Scotland Road, Albany, NY.
December 1993 - Present.
Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to deliver instruction in the specialized area of chemical agents.


This course builds on the Train-The-Trainer course. Participants develop individual lesson plans and evaluation materials and deliver presentations on the specialized content. Major topics include: discussion of modern chemical agents and their effects; methods of dispersion; toxicity; decontamination procedures; departmental guidelines for their use; and demonstration of the physiological effects of certain chemical agents.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category OR in the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 2 semester hours as an applied professional course in Criminal Justice (12/98) (7/05 revalidation) (11/10 revalidation) (7/15 revalidation) (7/21 revalidation).