Basic Law Enforcement Training Starts August 16
The next academy of Beaufort County Community College's Basic Law Enforcement Training program starts on August 16. The program is accredited by the North Carolina Criminal Justice Training and Standards Commission and the North Carolina Sheriffs' Commission.
Anyone seeking to become a sworn officer with a law enforcement agency in North Carolina must take the course in its entirety and pass the state exam. Applicants must be at least 20 years old and meet other prerequisites.
The course consists of 33 different subject areas involving training for inexperienced law enforcement officers. Instructors for the course will be from a wide range of agencies and specialty areas.
The Beaufort County Community College Basic Law Enforcement Training Program is accredited by the Criminal Justice Standards Division of the North Carolina Department of Justice, PO Drawer 149, Raleigh, NC 27602.
For More Information Contact:
Larry Barnes, BLET Director and Lead Instructor in Criminal Justice