A police officer and civilians at a crime scene.

Español for Law Enforcement

Course Notes:
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Certificate or credits: The National Institute of Justice does not offer any credits or certificates for completion of this course.

Course Goal: To attain a working knowledge of the Spanish language and apply that knowledge to law enforcement situations.

To begin this course, select a topic below. If you are taking this course for the first time, it is recommended that you start with Basic Knowledge followed by the scenarios before taking the final exam.

Review Spanish Pronunciation Tips.