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Alcohol Ed Program for Minors$65

This program is certified by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation - Offender Education Programs. It is required by law for minors convicted of first or subsequent offenses for the purchase, possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages in addition to assessment of a fine. Failure to complete the alcohol awareness course within 90 days of conviction will result in a license suspension of up to 6 months. This course is also appropriate for DUI-Minor offenders, and as a sanction for those who have consumed alcohol in violation of their probation or parole, are under the age of 21, and do not appear to have a major substance abuse problem. This two-session program is designed to help participants increase their knowledge about alcohol and drugs among young people. The curriculum contains information on the following topics: societal values related to alcohol consumption by minors, the influence of alcohol advertising on young people, the physical, social and psychological effects of alcohol upon young people; the relationship between motor vehicle and other accidents and alcohol use; relevant laws relating to the purchase, possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages by minors, drinking patterns and problems of young people including abuse and addiction and decision-making skills. INTERVENTION PROGRAMS - (806) 356-3649

Course ID Course Section Instructor Available Seats
188097 NFUND-1401-3007 Raul Dominguez 1
Date(s) Days and Times Location
Apr 20 - Apr 22 MW 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM Amarillo College West Campus WCC - 125
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Alcohol Ed Program for Minors$65

This program is certified by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation - Offender Education Programs. It is required by law for minors convicted of first or subsequent offenses for the purchase, possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages in addition to assessment of a fine. Failure to complete the alcohol awareness course within 90 days of conviction will result in a license suspension of up to 6 months. This course is also appropriate for DUI-Minor offenders, and as a sanction for those who have consumed alcohol in violation of their probation or parole, are under the age of 21, and do not appear to have a major substance abuse problem. This two-session program is designed to help participants increase their knowledge about alcohol and drugs among young people. The curriculum contains information on the following topics: societal values related to alcohol consumption by minors, the influence of alcohol advertising on young people, the physical, social and psychological effects of alcohol upon young people; the relationship between motor vehicle and other accidents and alcohol use; relevant laws relating to the purchase, possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages by minors, drinking patterns and problems of young people including abuse and addiction and decision-making skills. INTERVENTION PROGRAMS - (806) 356-3649

Course ID Course Section Instructor Available Seats
188098 NFUND-1401-3008 Raul Dominguez 24
Date(s) Days and Times Location
May 11 - May 13 MW 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM Amarillo College West Campus WCC - 125
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Animal Accountability Program$40

This standardized program is 6 hours in length and is designed for animal-related misdemeanor offenders. The program purpose is to intervene and educate participants about local and state laws related to animals as well as promote responsible pet ownership. Specific course topics include City of Amarillo animal ordinances (Running at Large, Rabies Vaccines and Tags, Rabies Quarantines, Dangerous Animals, Improper Tethering, Improper Disposal, Kenneling, Inhumane Treatment, and more). State statutes regarding animal crimes, proper animal socialization, the importance of spay/neuter, the dangers of tethering, common fixes to animal issues, dog training information, and the relationship between responsible pet ownership and public safety will also be explained. Intervention Programs 806-356-3649

Course ID Course Section Instructor Available Seats
188103 NFUND-1401-3010 Raul Dominguez 19
Date(s) Days and Times Location
May 30 - May 30 S 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Amarillo College West Campus WCC - 125
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DWI Alcohol Ed Program$95

This program is certified by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation - Offender Education Programs. It is required by law for persons convicted of first offense DWI and receiving probation. Failure to complete the program within 180 days (unless an extension was granted) from the date probation was granted will result in the offender's license being revoked. The license cannot be reinstated until the educational program is completed. Due to the general alcohol education components in this course, it is also an appropriate sanction for those who have violated their probation or parole through the use of alcohol alone or because of an alcohol-related arrest (such as Public Intoxication) and do not appear to have a major substance abuse problem. This standardized program is 12 hours in length and is designed to help offenders increase their knowledge about alcohol and drugs as these substances relate to driving skills, to identify their own individual drinking/drug use and driving patterns, and to assist them in developing plans which will reduce the probability of future DWI behavior. Specific course topics include alcohol/drug and traffic safety problems, Texas laws relating to DWI, effects of alcohol/drugs on humans, alcohol/drugs and driving task abilities, chemical dependency, symptoms of dependency, sources of assistance, costs of DWI, and decision-making. Intervention Programs 806-356-3649

Course ID Course Section Instructor Available Seats
188115 NFUND-1401-3015 James Cameron 26
Date(s) Days and Times Location
May 04 - May 06 MTW 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Amarillo College West Campus WCC - 113
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DWI Alcohol Ed Program$95

This program is certified by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation - Offender Education Programs. It is required by law for persons convicted of first offense DWI and receiving probation. Failure to complete the program within 180 days (unless an extension was granted) from the date probation was granted will result in the offender's license being revoked. The license cannot be reinstated until the educational program is completed. Due to the general alcohol education components in this course, it is also an appropriate sanction for those who have violated their probation or parole through the use of alcohol alone or because of an alcohol-related arrest (such as Public Intoxication) and do not appear to have a major substance abuse problem. This standardized program is 12 hours in length and is designed to help offenders increase their knowledge about alcohol and drugs as these substances relate to driving skills, to identify their own individual drinking/drug use and driving patterns, and to assist them in developing plans which will reduce the probability of future DWI behavior. Specific course topics include alcohol/drug and traffic safety problems, Texas laws relating to DWI, effects of alcohol/drugs on humans, alcohol/drugs and driving task abilities, chemical dependency, symptoms of dependency, sources of assistance, costs of DWI, and decision-making. Intervention Programs 806-356-3649

Course ID Course Section Instructor Available Seats
188116 NFUND-1401-3016 Jennifer Mayes 30
Date(s) Days and Times Location
May 29 - May 29 F 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Amarillo College West Campus WCC - 113
May 30 - May 31 F 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Amarillo College West Campus WCC - 113
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DWI Repeat Offender$240

This program is certified by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation - Offender Education Programs. It is required by law for persons convicted of subsequent DWI offenses. Failure to complete the program will result in the offender's license being revoked until the program has been completed. This standardized program is 32 hours in length and is designed for multiple DWI offenders and/or others who have alcohol/drug related problems for which the first offender program was not designed to address. The program purpose is to intervene in the alcohol/drug abusing lifestyles of the offenders in order to encourage entry into treatment where indicated as well as to prevent further substance abuse related problems. Specific course topics include lifestyle issues, values, self-esteem, positive thinking vs. irrational beliefs, responsibility, physiological/psychological effects of drugs, alcoholism, chemical dependency, how drug abuse affects family members, co-dependency, Al-Anon, treatment options, 12-Step Self-Help Groups, peer pressure, relapse prevention, problem solving and action planning. Amarillo College Intervention Programs 806-356-3649

Course ID Course Section Instructor Available Seats
188150 NFUND-1401-3024 Tracey Morman 1
Date(s) Days and Times Location
Apr 20 - Jun 09 MT 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Amarillo College West Campus WCC - 112
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Shoplifting/Theft Program$65

This course is most often required for persons who have been convicted of and/or placed on probation for Shoplifting or for some other Theft offense. This researched and evidence-based program is 6 hours in length and is designed to help offenders increase their knowledge of shoplifting and other forms of theft and how these offenses affect everyone, to identify the motives and triggers for committing these offenses, to learn how our behaviors are influenced by values and attitudes, to learn the consequences of their behavior, to obtain remediation skills to stop the temptation to shoplift or steal, and to recognize that shoplifting and theft are not "victimless" crimes. Intervention Programs 806-356-3649

Course ID Course Section Instructor Available Seats
188129 NFUND-1401-3021 Joann Cruz-Perez 30
Date(s) Days and Times Location
May 16 - May 16 S 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Amarillo College West Campus WCC - 113
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Youth Tobacco Awareness$0

Course Description: This program is certified by the Texas Department of State Health Services-Offender Education Program. It is required by law for minors under age 18 found guilty of the purchase, possession or consumption of tobacco products in addition to a possible fine and community service. Minors who fail to attend a tobacco awareness class as required will lose their driver's license for 180 days. This 4-session, 8-hour course will teach the history of and current tobacco laws, the health consequences of tobacco use, the factors that influence behavior, as well as help offenders develop a renewed awareness of tobacco responsibilities and a plan to alter present tobacco use. A Certificate of Completion will be provided to the student to present to the referring court upon completion of the program. Intervention Programs 806-356-3649

Course ID Course Section Instructor Available Seats
188135 NFUND-1401-3023 Eric Wallace 20
Date(s) Days and Times Location
May 11 - May 20 MW 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Amarillo College West Campus WCC - 110C
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