CONTINUING EDUCATION LAW ENFORCEMENT TRAINING ACADEMY
BECOME A POLICE OFFICER
About the department
San Antonio College Law Enforcement Training Academy has entered its 39th year of operation as an Academy licensed by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE). Since its beginning, the Academy has provided certified training for licensure as a peace officer in the State of Texas. The current basic peace officer course consists of 688 hours of training. Successful completion of the course allows the student to sit for the state peace officer licensing exam. The Academy graduates over 250 Cadets each year and provides in-service training and continuing education courses for police officers in the field.
ACADEMY SCHEDULE –Our Basic Peace officer Academy is 11 months long. We offer weekend courses on Saturdays and Sundays from 8am to 5pm. It's a two day course, or we also offer Monday through Thursday classes from 9am to 1pm or 6pm -10pm. For an enrollment packet, please click on the link below. We offer financial aid for those who qualify which covers 50% of tuition. We also accept VA Benefits.
Basic Police Officer Application Packet - January 2016
Information concerning the Bacterial Meningitis Vaccination Requirement is located on the Alamo Colleges website.