Course Details

Course TitleCalHR PSP - Practical Application of Pre-Employment Psychological Evaluations
Date 11/16/2015
ProviderCalHR/Psychological Screening Program
Credit Hours12
Instructor(s)Jo Danti, Ph.D. & John Meyer, Ph.D.
Method of InstructionWorkshop/Seminar
Approving AgencyCPA
Course Syllabus

Course Description

Participants will be provided with didactic information that will help them develop a structured interview strategy, interpret psychological test results relative to law enforcement, utilize a background investigation, and to prepare a comprehensive report of findings. They will learn how to assess personality characteristics and other risk factors that will help them make recommendations regarding the suitability of candidates, and they will have the opportunity to observe in vivo interviews and discuss the integration of the information gathered.

Course Objectives

To develop strategies for a structured interview; to assess suitability of law enforcement candidates; to prepare a report of findings that supports recommendation; to describe the characteristics necessary for law enforcement candidates.