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Law Enforcement Training Academy

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  • Understand the role of the law enforcement professional & have a general knowledge of the law
  • Develop human relations skills critical to the role of a law enforecment professional & use a firearm with safety & accuracy
  • Control subjects without harm & administer basic first aid
  • Patrol & control crowds within the realms of law enforcement

Successful completion of this program includes the following certifications:

  • Hazmat/WMD Certification
  • Defensive Driving Certification
  • Certificate of Completion & Career Portfolio
  • OPOTA Certification
  • Frist-Aid/CPR Certification
  • Graduates will be eligible for CT2college credit
  • ADAP Certification
  • ASP Baton Certification
  • Taser Certification
  • O.C. Pepper Spary Certification


Career Opps: 

Prepared for immediate employment in the law enforcement field including:


  • Ohio Peace Officer
More Info: 

Call us at 330-669-7070 to sign up for a FREE information session to find out everything you need to know about our programs and enrollment processes!

Entrance Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Passing Assessment Scores (WorkKeys Math & Locating at a level 4, WorkKeys Reading at a level 5,  Wonderlic score of 20 plus the Physical Fitness test at 50% of the OPOTA requirement)
  • Be 21 years or older by one month prior to completion of program
  • Hold a valid Ohio driver's license
  • Acceptable criminal background investigation (BCI/FBI check)
  • NO felonies
  • Documentation of a recent medical physical (within a year)

The WCSCC Law Enforcement Training Academy meets or exceeds the minimum requirements in all areas of training established by the Ohio Peace Officer Training Council (OPOTC) to become certified as a peace officer in the state of Ohio. Our instructors are recognized as leaders in local, county, state, and federal agencies and are certified to instruct the Ohio Peace Officer Training Council curriculum.  As a police officer, you will respond to calls for help, collect physical evidence, conduct criminal investigations, patrol neighborhoods to keep residents safe, and enforce criminal and traffic laws.

This intensive 700 hour program meets Monday through Thursday evenings 6 - 10 pm and some Saturdays from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. with 1 hour lunch break. Next start date is Sept.  2017.


Tuition: $ 4900 (subject to change)
Supplies: $ 600 (subject to change)


Contact Information
Program Supervisor: Greg Chandler     
Commander: Ryan Pearson
Instructors: Law Enforcement Professionals
Financial Aid: Taryn Wolf - Program is approved for GI Bill and Title IV (Pell & Student Loans)

Contact Public Safety Coordinator for more information.


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