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1403 Firefighter Class
1403 Firefighter 7:00 AM—5:00 PM
Location: FMFA Classroom: Tower
Rescue / Vehicle Extrication
Instructor: David Hart
Florida General Instructor Techniques #1186
FL General Instructor Techniques 8:00 AM—5:00 PM
Location: SWFPSA Classroom: Bldg. 5 Room 5-007
FL General Instructor Techniques
Instructor: Vincent Kelly
Line Supervision #006
Line Supervision 8:00 AM—5:00 PM
Location: SWFPSA Classroom: Bldg.5 Room 5-007
Line Supervision
Instructor: Dennis Eads
71st CO to LE Cross-Over
Crimes against Persons; Hate Crimes 1:00 PM—5:00 PM
Location: SWFPSA Classroom: 4-004
Criminal Investigations; CJK 0077
Instructor: Dennis Gannon
Statement Analysis (Blended Course)
Statement Analysis 6:00 PM—9:00 PM
Location: SWFPSA Classroom: Bldg. 5 Room 5-008
Statement Analysis
Instructor: J Purdy
139th Corrections Class
Issuing, Receiving & Documenting Equipment; Weapons in a Correctional Facility; Hazardous Materials & Sensitive Supplies; Security Equipment & Moving within Secured Areas; Inspection Criteria & Methods; Security Standards & Inspections; Perimeter Security 8:00 AM—3:00 PM
Location: SwFPSA Classroom: 7-004
Facility & Equipment; CJK_0315
Instructor: Jody Davis
135th Law Enforcement
Physical Fitness 7:00 AM—8:00 AM
Location: SwFPSA Classroom: PT Area
Physical Fitness Training Program CJK_0096
Instructor: Dennis Eads
Patrol Basics; Role Play #8 8:00 AM—4:00 PM
Location: SwFPSA Classroom: 13-009
Fundamentals of Patrol CJK_0064
Instructor: Walter Johnson
136th Law Enforcement
Defensive Tactics 8:00 AM—4:00 PM
Location: SwFPSA Classroom: 13-007
Defensive Tactics CJK_0051
Instructor: Michael Swift

 

 

Upcoming Class Information

140th  CO Class

January 12, 2015 – April 20, 2015

 

Application available: August 26 – October 2, 2014 from 8:30am - 3:30pm M - F Bring your CJBAT/FBAT results with you when picking up applications.

Deadline to return application: October 16, 2014

Physical Abilities Test: October 29/30, 2014

Oral Board Interviews: November 5/6, 2014

State Exam: TBA

 

137th LEO CLASS

    January 12, 2015 – June 2015

Application Available  -  August 18 – Oct. 2, 2014 from 8:00am - 3:00pm M - F Bring your CJBAT?FBAT results with you when picking up applications.

Deadline to Return Application -  October 9, 2014

P. A. T  -  October 15, 16, 17, 2014

Oral Board Interviews - October 28, 29, 30, 31, 2014

Orientation -  November 10, 2014

 

 

Institutional Profile

The Southwest Florida Institute for Public Service is comprised of two separate Public Safety Academies: The Southwest Florida Criminal Justice Academy and The Fort Myers 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 Fort Myers Fire Academy is certified by the Florida Bureau of Fire Standards & Training to train students to become Florida State Certified Fire Fighters. In addition to training basic recruits, the Fort Myers 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.

For Consumer Information about the academies please click on the appropriate link below. Clicking the link will open up a new window at another site.

Corrections Officer

Fire Fighter

Law Enforcement Officer

CO to LE Crossover