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Fall 2014 Catalog 
Fall 2014 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

LE 241 - Breath Analysis Instructor Course

Credit Hours: 3

This course is mandated by the Division of Criminal Justice Services of the State of New York for experienced breath analysis operators who wish to be licensed to teach others to operate the equipment.

Course Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • hone his or her command of the English language, explaining BAC test equipment and operations in a simplistic yet professional manner;
  • demonstrate an understanding of the metric system and of conversion from Celsius to Fahrenheit system and vice-versa;
  • explain Henry’s Law;
  • demonstrate art understanding of infrared instruments and fuel cell theory;
  • obtain a breath sample in a manner compatible with New York State law;
  • illustrate knowledge ofDataMaster nomenclature;
  • explain the mandated procedures under NYS law for administration of breath tests and recording and storing evidence;
  • operate the Intoxilyzer 5000 EN and/or the Alcotest 7110 MK III C in full compliance with State law;
  • demonstrate familiarization with relevant laws and court decisions in order to assist in the prosecution ofDWI and lesser alcohol offense;
  • illustrate the maintenance and set-up of equipment used in the employing department or agency; and
  • explain the necessary preparation for court appearance.

Year Round (N)