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: publicservice@southflorida.edu
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.


 

2017 Classes

October 26

Glock Armorer’s Course flyer 8 hours R 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Certificate

November 4

Concealed Weapons Permit Course
CRN# 11313
4 hours S 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Civilian

November 27

Breath Test Operator Course 16 hours M-T 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mandatory

November 29

Law Enforcement and Cross Over Graduation   W 6 p.m. Ceremony

December 8

Basic Law Enforcement Graduation   F 6 p.m. Ceremony

December 9

Advanced Patrol Rifle Course
* Class meets at the range

16 hours S & S 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Specialized

December 12

Less Lethal Instructor Course
 *Presented by Safariland
8-32 hours T-F 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Certificate

2018 Classes

January 10-11

Social Media Applications for Investigations 16 hours W-R 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Specialized

January 13

Concealed Weapons Permit Course
CRN# 21227
4 hours S 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Civilian

January 18

Basic Law Enforcement Academy – Daytime Class 770 hours M-F 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Certificate

January 22

Instructor Techniques Course 64 hours M-R 6-10 p.m. Specialized

March 19

Basic Law Enforcement Academy – Evening Class 770 hours M-F 6 – 10 p.m. Certificate

March 19

Basic Law Enforcement Cross Over 518 hours M-F 6 – 10 p.m. Certificate

April 2

CMS Defensive Tactics Instructor Course 80 hours M-F 6 – 10 p.m. Specialized

April 26

OC Instructor Course 8 hours R 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Specialized