Train to Be a Police Officer
The Tri-C® Peace Officer Basic Training Academy, also known as the Police Academy, is the first step on your path to a rewarding career as a police officer. The academy prepares you to become a police officer in the state of Ohio while you earn college credit. Tours (by appointment) given only to those interested in attending academy.
Full-Time, Day Academy
August 24 (24 weeks)
Monday - Friday | 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Some evening and weekend training will be required.
Part-Time, Evening Academy
August 24 (36 weeks)
Monday - Thursday | 6-10 p.m. and Saturdays 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Western Campus, KeyBank Public Safety Training Center
Application process deadline July 28.
- Cuyahoga County residents: $5,540*
- Out-of-county residents: $6,248.96*
- Non-refundable application fee (in or out of county): $100