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Florida General Instructor Techniques #1186
FL General Instructor Techniques 8:00 AM—5:00 PM
Location: SWFPSA Classroom: Building 5 Room 5-007
FL General Instructor Techniques
Instructor: Vincent Kelly
137th Basic Law Enforcement Class
Slide Recovery, Vehicle Operations Review, & VEHICLE OPERATIONS EXAM 8:00 AM—4:00 PM
Location: SwFPSA Classroom: Driving Range
Vehicle Operations CJK_0020
Instructor: Brian Jones
140th Corrections Class
Inmate Societies, Gang & STG Characteristics 1:00 PM—5:00 PM
Location: SwFPSA Classroom: 7-004
Supervising Special Populations; 0330
Instructor: Thomas Anderson
Supervising in a Correctional Facility EXAM 8:00 AM—12:00 PM
Location: SwFPSA Classroom: 7-004
Supervising in a Correctional Facility; CJK_0325
Instructor: Jody Davis
12th LE to CO Cross-Over
Inmate Societies, Gang & STG Characteristics 1:00 PM—5:00 PM
Location: SwFPSA Classroom: 7-004
Supervising Special Populations; 0330
Instructor: Thomas Anderson
Supervising in a Correctional Facility EXAM 8:00 AM—12:00 PM
Location: SwFPSA Classroom: 7-004
Supervising in a Correctional Facility; CJK_0325
Instructor: Jody Davis

 

 

 

Upcoming Class Information

72st CO to LEO Crossover Class

The 72st Corrections to Law Enforcement Crossover class is scheduled for July 20, 2015 thru February 2016. The minimum number of students required for the class to make is 15. Class will be scheduled from 1:00pm – 5:00pm. 

13th LE to CO Crossover

May 11, 2015 - July 14, 2015

Applications available: February 2nd - February 27th

Applications should be returned by March 5th, 2015

PAT is March 18th, 2015

Oral Board - March 24th, 2015

Bring your current CJBAT or FBAT results when you pick up your application.

141st  CO Class

May 11, 2015 – August 11, 2015

 

Application available: January 12 – February 27, 2015 from 8:30am - 3:30pm M - F Bring your CJBAT/FBAT results with you when picking up applications.

Deadline to return application: March 5, 2015

Physical Abilities Test: March 18/19, 2015

Oral Board Interviews: March 23/24, 2015

State Exam: TBA

 

139th LEO CLASS

    July 6, 2015 – December 2015

Application Available  -  March 2 – April 10, 2015 from 8:00am - 3:00pm M - F Bring your CJBAT?FBAT results with you when picking up applications.

Deadline to Return Application -  April 17, 2014

P. A. T  -  April 23 & 24, 2015

Oral Board Interviews - May 5, 6, 7, 2015

Orientation -  May 18, 2015 @ 8:00 am

Uniform Pick Up - July 3, 2015

 

 

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