Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security

LAW, PUBLIC SAFETY, CORRECTIONS AND SECURITY:

Planning, managing, and providing legal, public safety, protective services and homeland security, including professional and technical support services.


Cluster Knowledge and Skills

  • Ethics and Legal Responsibilities
  • Employability and Career Development
  • Technical Skills
  • Systems
  • Safety, Health and Environmental
  • Leadership and Teamwork
  • Academic Foundations
  • Communications
  • Problem Solving and Critical Thinking
  • Information Technology Applications



Pathways Sample Career Specialties / Occupations
Correction Services
  • Warden
  • Jail Administrator
  • Mid-level Manager
  • Program Coordinator and Counselor
  • Public Information Officer
  • Correctional Trainer
  • Case Manager
  • Attorney
  • Community Corrections Practitioner
  • Probation/ parole officer
  • Corrections Educator
  • Corrections Officer
  • Detention Deputy
  • Detention and Deportation Officer
  • Case Manager Youth Services Worker
  • Facility Maintenance Workers
  • Transport Officer
  • Food Service Staff
  • Medical Staff Dietitian
  • Support Staff
Emergency and Fire Management Services
  • Emergency Management and Response Coordinator
  • Emergency Planning Manager
  • EMT
  • Fire Fighter
  • Mgr/Supv. of Fire Fighters
  • Forest Fire Fighter
  • Mgr/Supv. of Forest Fire Fighters
  • Forest Fire Inspector & Investigator
  • Hazardous Materials Responder
  • Emergency Dispatchers for Police, Fire and Ambulance
  • Training Officer
  • Grant Writer and Coordinator
  • Rescue Workers
  • Consequence Management Specialist
  • Surety Officer
  • Fire Protection Inspector
  • Paramedic
    (Licensed)
  • Training and Exercises Program Analyst
  • Canine Enforcement Officer
    (Training)
  • Fire Protection Engineer
  • Infrastructure Analyst Specialist
  • Operations Analyst
  • Program Specialist
    (National Security)
  • Program Specialist
    (Response, Preparedness, Recovery/Mitigation)
Security & Protective Services
  • Security Director
  • Corporate/Agency Security Director/VP
  • Corporate Director of Sales
  • Security Systems Designer/Consultant
  • Physical Security Specialist Consultant
  • Student Trainee – Investigations
  • Computer Forensics specialist
  • Private/Corporate Investigator
  • Loss Prevention/Security Manager (e.g. Store, hotel)
  • Security Trainer/Educator
  • Security Sales Representative/Manager
  • Loss Prevention Specialist
  • Physical Security Assistant
  • Security Systems Technician
    (Install/maintain)
  • Investigative Assistant
    (private sector)
  • Security Trainer
    (Basics)
  • Canine Enforcement Officer
  • Transportation Security Supervisor
  • Information Security Assistant
    (Document Control)
  • Personnel Security Assistant
  • Executive Protection Officer
    (Private)
  • Supervisory Security officer
    (armed, unarmed)
  • Certified Security Officer
    (SPO, POST, Arrest Authority)
  • Armored Car Guard
  • Control Center Operator (e.g. ADT)
    (Monitoring Center)
  • Uniformed Security Officer
    (Unarmed -- proprietary and contract)
  • Security Clerk
  • Transportation Security Technician
  • Loss Prevention Assistant
  • Uniformed Security officer
    (armed)
  • Computer Security Specialist
  • Computer Forensics Examiner
  • Executive Protection Specialist
  • Gaming Surveillance Specialist
  • Information Security specialist
  • Information Technology Security
  • Armored Car Guards
  • Industrial Espionage Security
  • Life Guard, Ski Patrol
  • Physical Property Security
  • Private Security Specialist
  • Infrastructure Analyst – Specialist
  • IT Specialist
    (Information Security)
  • Intelligence Research-Operations Specialist
  • Operations Analyst
  • Port Security Specialist
  • Transportation Security Screener
Law Enforcement Services
  • Animal Control Officer
  • Bailiffs
  • Child Support
  • Missing Persons
  • Unemployment Fraud Investigators
  • Aircraft Operations Officer
  • Criminal Investigators & Special Agents
  • Adjudicator
  • Air Enforcement Officer
  • Gaming Investigator
  • Bomb Technician
  • Game Enforcement Officer
  • Highway Patrol Pilots
  • Immigration & Customs Inspectors
  • Mgr/Supv. Police & Detectives
  • Police Detectives and Criminal Investigators
  • Air Marshall
  • Police, Fire & Ambulance Dispatchers
  • Police & Patrol Officers
  • Private Detectives & Investigators
  • Sheriffs & Deputy Sheriffs
  • Training Officer
  • Transit & Railroad Police
  • Park Ranger
  • Evidence Technician
  • Federal Marshall
  • Border Patrol Agent
  • Canine Enforcement Officer
  • Customs and Border Protection Officer
  • Deportation Officer
  • Document Analyst
  • Fingerprint Identification Technician
  • Forensic Science Technician
  • Import Specialist
  • IT Specialist
    (Information Security)
  • Intelligence Research - Operations Specialist
  • Port Security Specialist
  • Marine Enforcement Officer
Legal Services
  • Administrative Law
  • Attorney
  • Case Management Specialist
  • Court Reporter
  • File and Document Manager
  • Adjudicator
  • Information Officer
  • Student Trainee – Legal
  • Investigator
  • Judge
  • Asylum Officer – Hearings and Appeals
  • Law Clerk
  • Legal Assistant
  • Legal Secretary
  • Magistrate
  • Mediator/Arbitrator
  • Negotiator
  • Paralegal