HIV/AIDS and Viral Hepatitis in the Criminal Justice Profession


This course is designed to introduce and provide the basic concepts of communicable diseases that impact individuals associated with the criminal justice profession. The students will be introduced to how these communicable diseases are transmitted, personal and occupational risk factors, state and local laws surrounding them and the statistics for the State of Texas.

Anyone working in the law enforcement or the field of public service (i.e., peace officers, firefighters, EMS, jailer                             corrections, civilians employees, etc)