The Criminal Justice Academy offers classes and workshops throughout the year at the Highlands Campus, 600 West College Drive, Avon Park. Click on the course name to view the complete description and contact information.
For current information, email the Criminal Justice Academy: firstname.lastname@example.org
Michael Huften, Coordinator of Criminal Justice Training at 863-784-7285, or email: Michael.Huften@southflorida.edu.
Michael Austin, Coordinator of Criminal Justice Training at 863-784-7282, or email: Michael.Austin@southflorida.edu.
Criminal Justice Academy Training
All courses are at the Highlands Campus, Avon Park, unless otherwise noted.
Click on class titles for dates, times, and complete class descriptions.
|February 13||Basic Corrections Academy||420 hours||M-F||8 a.m.-5 p.m.||Certificate|
|February 15-16||Agency Inspector||24 hours||WT||7 a.m. – 8 p.m.|
|February 17||Career Expo 2017 for Public Service Professionals||4 hours||F||10 a.m.-2 p.m.|
|February 25||Concealed Weapons Course||4 hours||S||9 a.m.-1 p.m.||Certificate|
|February 27||Field Training Officer Course for LEO||40 hours||M-F||6-10 p.m.||Incentive|
|March 6||Basic Law Enforcement Academy||770 hours||M-F||6-10 p.m.||Certificate|
|March 6||Crossover Academy: CO-LEO||518 hours||M-F||6-10 p.m.||Certificate|
|March 9||General Instructor Refresher Course||8 hours||R||8 a.m.-5 p.m.||Mandatory|
|March 20||Security Guard Certification Course||40 hours||M-F||6-10 p.m.||Certificate|
|April||Line Supervision||80 hours||Certificate|
|April||Colt Armorer’s Course||8 hours||Certificate|
|May 3||Basic Corrections Class Graduation||W||6 p.m.||Ceremony|
|May||Advanced Report Writing||40 hours||M-F||6-10 p.m.||Incentive|
|June 13||Basic Law Enforcement Graduation||T||6 p.m.||Ceremony|
|July 19||Basic Law Enforcement Academy – Daytime Class||770hours||M-F||8 a.m.-5 p.m.||Certificate|