New Hire Candidates
Candidates come to our agency having already completed the Basic Law Enforcement (Police ) Academy.
Candidates must have passed the State of Florida examination.
Once candidates have been excepted into the agency they complete a new hire orientation training period before transitioning into the Field Training program.
The Field Training Program consists of 4 phases of training, totaling 16 weeks (not counting extensions).
Each year Officers complete in-service training in a variety of areas. Some of these standardized areas are in:
Criminal Law up date