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Basic Law Academy Certificate

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Basic Law Academy Certificate

Basic Law Academy Certificate

The Basic Law Academy Certificate prepares an individual to become a law enforcement officer in the state of Ohio. Academy standards are set by the Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission. Areas covered include, but are not limited to: administration, legal, human relations, firearms, driving, investigation, traffic, patrol, civil disorders, unarmed self-defense, and first aid. After successful completion of both courses the student is eligible to take the state certification examination for a law enforcement officer. LAC 2031 and LAC 2041 must be taken consecutively.

Applications for the Academy are available March 25th through May 30th, with the cohort beginning in August.

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 Based on data for police and detectives

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Learning Outcomes

  • Students will be prepared to take the Peace Officer State Certification Exam.
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Potential Occupations

  • Police officer
  • Deputy sheriff
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