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Building Cultural Competence: Arab, Muslim & Sikh Americans

  • 20 Sep 2011
  • 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Jefferson State Community College, 4600 Valleydale Rd, Hoover

Building Cultural Competence:
Arab, Muslim, and Sikh Americans

A Law Enforcement Training Conference

Members of the FBI Citizens Academy Alumni Association were invited to participate in a special law enforcement training conference on September 20th.

The purpose of the training event was to help law enforcement officers gain a better understanding of the Muslim, Sikh, and Arab cultures.

Schedule of Events

8:30 am  - Registration
9:00 am  - Welcome and Opening Remarks
9:15 am  - Building Cultural Competency
10:00 am - Break
10:15 am - Considerations to be Respectful
                Strengthening Community Relations
10:45 am - Video: The First 3 to 5 Seconds
                Understanding Arab Americans and
                American Muslims

11:00 am   Skkhism101: Awareness and Protocol
                for Law Enforcement:
12:15 pm - Q&A
12:30 pm - Closing Remarks

The event was sponsored by the US Attorney's Office, the Regional Organized Crime Information Center, the Jefferson State Community College, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

            The FBI Birmingham Citizens Academy Alumni Association (FBIBCAAA) is a nonprofit organization separate and apart from the FBI.

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