Criminal Justice and First Response

Criminal Justice and First Response

Want to make a difference in the lives of the people around you? Can you keep your composure calm and react quickly, even during the most stressful situations?

YTI's Criminal Justice & First Response program is designed to provide students with the skills, training and education necessary to obtain entry-level employment in a wide variety of positions. Students are trained in correctional facility security, collection and analysis of evidence at crime scenes, detailed report writing, guidelines for testifying in court and electronic surveillance equipment to ensure they will be ready to meet the demands and challenges of their future careers. Here is your chance to make a beneficial difference in your life and those around you.

Complete our form today to request more information about our Criminal Justice and First Response program!

Program Details

  • Program offered at YTI-Lancaster
  • Program length: 21 months
  • Credits: 103
  • Graduates earn an Associate in Specialized Business degree

Students are prepared to test for certification in: CPR/AED, National Incident Management System (NIMS), HAZMAT Operations, Chemical-Terrorism Vulnerabilily Information (CVI)—Department of Homeland Security, Blood Borne Pathogens, Emergency Vehicle Driver Operations, PPCT Defensive Tactics Basic Certification, Workplace Violence—FEMA, Active Shooter—FEMA.

Students receive specialized training in: Weapons of Mass Destruction, Terrorism Awareness and Prevention, Oleoresin Capsicum Aerosol Training—Pepper Spray, Side Handle Baton, Kubaton

Why YTI?

Instructors
At YTI, you're taught by instructors who have actually worked in the field - so you benefit from their real-world knowledge.

Scholarship Opportunities
YTI has several High School Scholarship opportunities available at our York and Lancaster campuses.

Job Placement Assistance
While employment is not guaranteed, our Career Services Department networks with prospective employers to match businesses that have employment needs with YTI graduates suited for those positions.