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Law Enforcement Training

The Law Enforcement Division of the Southwest Florida Criminal Justice Academy.

Corrections Officer Training

The Correctional Officer program at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

Firefighter Training

The Minimum Standards Firefighting Program at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

EMT Training

The Applied Technology Diploma program at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

Advanced and Specialized Criminal Justice Training

Advanced & Specialized Criminal Justice Courses at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

advanced Firefighter and EMT Training

Advanced Firefighter and EMT Courses at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

Institutional Profile

The Southwest Florida Public Service Academy, an extension of Ft. Myers Technical College is comprised of two separate Public Safety Academies: The Southwest Florida Criminal Justice Academy and The Southwest Florida Fire Academy.

 

 

The Southwest Florida Criminal Justice Academy is certified by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement’s Criminal Justice Standards & Training Commission to train students to become Florida State Certified Police Officers, Correctional Officers, and Probation & Parole Officers. In addition to training basic recruits, the Southwest Florida Criminal Justice Academy also provides Advanced & Specialized training courses which are designed to provide for the continuing education and training needs of Officers after their basic certification.

 

The Southwest Florida Fire Academy is certified by the Florida Bureau of Fire Standards & Training to train students to become Florida State Certified Fire Fighters. It also incorporates a certified Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) program through the Department of Health for the State of Florida. In addition to training basic recruits, the Southwest Florida Fire Academy also provides Advanced & Specialized training courses which are designed to provide for the continuing education and training needs of Firefighters after their basic certification.

 

Academy Mission Statement

The Mission of the Southwest Florida Public Service Academy is to serve the citizens in our service area by providing our students with the highest quality certified education in Criminal Justice, Firefighting, and EMT.

 

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  Change Date

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019

156th Correctional Officer Class

Officer Wellness 7:00 AM—8:00 AM

Location: Classroom:

Officer Wellness & Physical Abilities; CJK_0340

Instructor:

Unit 4, Lesson 3,4 8:00 AM—4:00 PM

Location: SwFPSA Classroom: 7-004

Communications; CJK_0305

Instructor: Kathleen Cady

CMS Defensive Tactics Instructor

CMS Defensive Tactics Instructor 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: Bldg. 5 Room 5-008

CMS Defensive Tactics Instructor

Instructor:

Developing and Maintaining a Sound Organization #011

Developing and Maintaining a Sound Organization 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: Bldg. 5 Room 5-007

Developing and Maintaining a Sound Organization

Instructor:

81st CO to LE Cross-Over

Crimes against Property; White Collar Crime; Economic Crime 12:00 PM—4:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: 4-004

Criminal Investigations; CJK 0077

Instructor: Billy McGuire

Gangs and Security Threat Groups 1163

Gangs and Security Threat Groups 1:00 PM—5:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: Bldg. 5 Room 5-008

Gangs and Security Threat Groups

Instructor:

156th Basic Law Enforcement Class

Traffic Crash Management; Lesson 7 Unit 2; ROLE PLAY #24 7:00 AM—4:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: 13-009

Traffic Crash Investigations CJK_0088

Instructor: Robert Vishion

80th CO to LE Cross-Over

Traffic Crash Management; Lesson 7 Unit 2; ROLE PLAY #24 7:00 AM—4:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: 13-009

Traffic Crash Investigations CJK_0088

Instructor: Roman Serrano

19th Law Enforcement to Correctional Officer Cross-Over

Unit 4, Lesson 3,4 8:00 AM—4:00 PM

Location: SwFPSA Classroom: 7-004

Communications; CJK_0305

Instructor: Kathleen Cady

82nd CO to LE Cross-Over

Mechanics 9:00 AM—4:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: 13-009

INTERVIEWING AND REPORT WRITING

Instructor: Erica Rich

157th Basic Law Enforcement Class

Physical Fitness 7:00 AM—9:00 AM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: PT Area

Physical Fitness Training Program CJK_0096

Instructor: Dennis Eads

Mechanics 9:00 AM—4:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: 4-004

Interviewing and Report Writing CJK_0014

Instructor: Erica Rich