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Basic Peace Officer

Police Academy

Quick Program Facts

Program Description

Our Police Academy program is designed to train and certify you to be a police officer in the state of Texas.

Watch our video about our Criminal Justice Training Center and Police Academy.

Credentials in Detail

After completing this program, you will take the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) Basic Peace Officer Licensing Exam at our testing center.


How to Apply

For the requirements and steps to apply: Apply to the Police Academy.

The application process is the same for both credit and non-credit students. 



Northwest Campus

Criminal Justice Training Center / Police Academy
4801 Marine Creek Parkway
Fort Worth, Texas 76179

Rafael Perea

Updated July 25, 2019