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4 hour shoplifting class only $49.99
8 hour shoplifting class only $64.99
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Through our collaborative partner shoplifting.net offers a comprehensive online theft class. Different classes available for adults and juveniles. The class is also available in spanish. Your shoplifting / theft class is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Stop and start on your own timelines. When you take a break, the computer knows where you stopped and takes you back to where you stopped on your command. Consists of 7 chapters and 8 quizzes. A certificate of completion is activated upon completion of the course. Shoplifting.net is affiliated with and this class is provided through Offender Solutions® Inc. Click here to learn more.
Benefits of Taking an Online Theft / Shoplifting Class
There are many benefits to taking a theft class online versus traveling to a scheduled class at some distant location. First and of great importance is the online shoplifting class lets you work at your own pace. Let's face it people learn at different speeds. If you have a class that has a scheduled start and stop time you are not in control of your own learning experience - the clock is. With an online theft class you can complete at your own pace. Yes, our online class offers student-centered teaching.
A second benefit of an online shoplifting class is that you can take the class anytime of day or night. In addition, if you have an online computer, you can complete your petit theft class in the privacy of your own home. Students often comment that our online shoplifting learning experience lets them attend class when fully awake and attend in increments of convenient time block, rather than rigid 2 or 4 hour stretches once or twice a week. Yes, you can complete your shoplifting class anytime and from anywhere 24 hours a day 7 days a week.
Participating in our online shoplifting class is much less intimidating than "in the classroom." Anonymity provides students a level playing field undisturbed by bias caused by seating arrangement, gender, race and age. Students can also think longer about what they are learning and proceed when ready. In a traditional class room, the conversation could have gone way past the point where you have caught up to.
Most people don't want to miss work in order to complete their shoplifting class. When taking our shoplifting class online you do not have to take off work. Taking your theft / shoplifting class online is the green way to go, you save transportation time, money and carbon emissions - you do your part to keep the planet green.
It's easy to see why a growing number of people are attending their theft class in the cyber world. They may be reasons of accessibility, flexibility or quality, all compelling and contributing to the attractiveness of this mode of learning.
How to Sign Up for the Theft / Shoplifting Class
There are three simple steps to get started:
||1) Register by clicking the Register Now button located at the top or bottom of this page.
2) Choose the Adult, Juvenile or Spanish Theft / Shoplifting Class
3) Pay. You can pay with PayPal, Visa or with a check by mail
Meeting Court Requirements
It is very likely that our program will meet the requirements of any court, probation officer or school. Our theft class has been taken by students in each of the United States and many other countries throughout the world. We can not speak for the person or agency that referred you and therefore it is best to check with them, just to be sure. If you would like you can print a "Course Approval Information" document to submit to your referring person. To do so click here.
The research community and virtually all of the relevant journals, overwhelming demonstrate the Offender Solutions® shoplifting curricula which: a) uses education and, b) follows a cognitive restructuring or cognitive behavior modification model, will provide statistically significant change (results).
Simply stated, the Offender Solutions® shoplifting class maintains a fundamental belief that all clients must be treated respectfully and are seeking a better life. Our approach is to help them assess their own attitudes, values and beliefs about shoplifting / theft. The research indicates that the Offender Solutions® cognitive model develops an awareness that results in an attitude change and subsequent pro-social beliefs and behaviors related to shoplifting / theft. The data also shows that these changes occur across male and female, juvenile and adult, ethnic/racial groups and among low, medium and high risk offenders.
Offender Solutions®, as an agency, has a research, criminal justice and counseling psychology background. All staff are supervised by a Masters level Counseling Psychologist. We are comprised of staff and consultants from a variety of disciplines including parole, probation, psychology, social work, counseling, corrections, college professors and a research analyst. To learn more click here.
If You Don't Have a Computer
If you do not have a computer you can either go to a public library and use a computer there to complete your theft / shoplifting class. Another option is for you to take our class using a workbook which is sent to you through the US Postal Service. This option does cost more (Employee costs, printing and mailing costs increase our costs), it costs $75. If interested in taking the Workbook Correspondence Shoplifting / Theft Class you can click here.
It is not often that our clients need to contact us but we make every effort to be available and responsive. You can call, mail, fax or email us. To obtain contact information click here.
Typical reasons for contacting us include:
1) The next chapter is not automatically made available. If this happens and you see a yellow triangle, you can click the yellow triangle and wait for a window to pop up. Close the window that popped up and do a "refresh" of your screen (F5 key). This happens when the previous class was not closed properly. Be sure to close your chapter properly when done ... click the "Done" button, wait, and then click the "Close and Exit" button.
2) Certificate of Completion was not automatically generated. This happens when the final exam is not closed properly. Be sure not to close your browser when done... click the "Done" button, wait, and then click the "Close and Exit" button..
Readings About Theft / Shoplifting / Larceny
There are several good books written about stealing, shoplifting and theft in general. The link below takes you to 44 books / readings about stealing, shoplifting, and/or theft. Our three favorites are "The Psychology of Stealing", the author of our theft curriculum; "The Sociology of Shoplifting"; and "Shoplifting: A Social History." If you would like to see our bibliography of theft related book click here.
Theft Related Research
If you would like to see a bibliography of theft / shoplifting related journal articles and professional publication you will be pleased to see that we have a list of 206 research Journal Articles and Professional Publications click here.
Theft / Shoplifting Laws in Your State
Theft laws are different in every state. Theft is typically measured as a felony or a misdemeanor depending on the dollar value of the item stolen and whether a weapon or force was involved. A felony crime is one which makes the offender eligible for a prison sentence, (prison is a state institution). A misdemeanor is thought of as a lesser crime and makes the offender eligible for a jail sentence, (jail is typically a local jurisdiction, i.e., County). If you would like to read about theft laws in your state click here .
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The shoplifting.net program is offered through Offender Solutions® Inc.It is certified by The National Center for the Study of Theft Behaviors (theftcenter.org) as a quality assured service. Always look for the NCSTB logo.
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