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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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Thursday, Jun 21, 2018

Tactical Patrol Operations

Tactical Patrol Operations 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

Location: Lee County Gun Range Classroom: Lee County Gun Range

Tactical Patrol Operations

Instructor:

Hostage Negotiation 093

Hostage Negotiation 093 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

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

Hostage Negotiation

Instructor:

Spanish for Criminal Justice Professionals 1165

Spanish for Criminal Justice Professionals 1165 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: Bldg. 5 Room 5-010

Spanish for Criminal Justice Professionals

Instructor:

151st Correctional Officer Class

Hostage Incidents, Outside Threats to a Facility, Fires, Hazardous Materials; Bomb Treats; Man Made & Natural Disasters; Role Play #12- The Broken Pipe, Exam 7:00 AM—4:00 PM

Location: SwFPSA Classroom: 7-004

Responding to Incidents & Emergencies; CJK_0335

Instructor: Keith Henson

150th Basic Law Enforcement Class

Physical Fitness 7:00 AM—8:00 AM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: PT Area

Physical Fitness Training Program CJK_0096

Instructor: Dennis Eads

Crime Scene to Courtroom Review and EXAM 8:00 AM—4:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: 4-002

Crime Scene to Courtroom CJK_0078

Instructor: Angela Leavens