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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.

 

There will be an E.O.T. course, starting May 13 and ending May 16.

Please contact Dennis Eads for details.

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  Change Date

Monday, Aug 19, 2019

Speed Measurement (Radar and Laser Devices) 1158

Speed Measurement 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

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

Speed Measurement

Instructor:

81st CO to LE Cross-Over

Search and Seizure; Role Play #2 12:00 PM—4:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: 4-004

Legal; CJK_0012

Instructor: Francine Donnorummo

18th Law Enforcement to Correctional Officer Cross-Over

Unit 4, Lesson 1; Unit 5, Lessons 1,2; Unit 6, Lesson 1; Unit 7, Lesson 1; TEST 7:00 AM—12:00 PM

Location: SwFPSA Classroom: 7-004

Facility & Equipment; CJK_0315

Instructor: Jody Davis

155th Correctional Officer Class

Unit 4, Lesson 1; Unit 5, Lessons 1,2; Unit 6, Lesson 1; Unit 7, Lesson 1; TEST 7:00 AM—12:00 PM

Location: SwFPSA Classroom: 7-004

Facility & Equipment; CJK_0315

Instructor: Jody Davis

156th Basic Law Enforcement Class

Slide Recovery, Vehicle Operations Review, & Vehicle OPERATIONS EXAM 7:00 AM—4:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: Driving Range

Vehicle Operations CJK_0020

Instructor: Brian Jones

80th CO to LE Cross-Over

Slide Recovery, Vehicle Operations Review, & Vehicle OPERATIONS EXAM 7:00 AM—4:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: Driving Range

Vehicle Operations CJK_0020

Instructor: Brian Jones