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State of New Jersey, Civil Service Commission
Governor Phil Murphy • Lt.Governor Sheila Oliver

Cost per Person: $299

Length: 12 hours

Class Time:
8:30 am to 4:00 pm


Scheduled Session:


Course Description

The ability for law enforcement to effectively communicate in Spanish is a valuable skill that can improve safety and protection for citizens by reducing confusion and conflict. This two day course will assist law enforcement participants in developing the skills and confidence necessary to communicate in Spanish on the job. Through instruction and practice exercises, participants will learn easy phonetic pronunciations for bite size terms and expressions that you can use right away. This course will teach you to communicate in Spanish without learning complicated grammar and verb conjugation rules. No prior Spanish experience is necessary!

Learning objectives include:

  • Develop a basic understanding of the Latin American Spanish language and pronunciation
  • Learn how to pronounce and say common expressions
  • Build confidence speaking Spanish in an effective manner with Hispanic citizens, victims and suspects

Enrollment is secured once your agency completes, signs and returns the following form to the Civil Service Commission. Fax your form to 609-777-2336. For any questions, call the Registration Team at 609-777-2225.

Training Authorization Form

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