We are happy to offer continuing education for law enforcement professionals in Tuscaloosa, the surrounding area, and throughout the State.  You can find the courses and dates for those that have been scheduled as Continuing Education Courses offered at LEAT.

Register online by clicking on the link or contact the Academy at (205) 759-3000.  Several classes have multiple dates available.  Please note: All classes begin at 0800 hrs unless otherwise noted.

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • August 1, 2017 - August 22, 2017
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

August dates are as follows August 1st, 8th, 15th, and 22nd. These are Tuesday nights with classes lasting from 6:00 till 9:00pm   Classes are taught by officers from the Tuscaloosa Police Department, Northport Police Department, University of Alabama Police Department REQUIREMENTS: The class has a onetime fee of $10 and is open to females 13 (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • August 21, 2017 - August 25, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This is a 5 day Instructor level class to be held at the Tuscaloosa Police Department Firing range. 2101 New Watermelon Rd, Tuscaloosa Al, 35406 Registration is to be completed through the NRA $645.00 (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • August 28, 2017 - September 1, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Registration has to be completed through TEES website www.energeticentry.com Duration: 5 days Cost: $1450 per officer ($1305 ATOA Members, membership # required) Students: 8 Min – 24 Max Restrictions: Law Enforcement, Military or Government Agencies There is limited free room and board offered at the training location also, and discounted room and board approx. 10 (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • August 29, 2017 - August 31, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Register at: http://cpsireg.spcollege.edu/og_register.aspx?23054 INTERVIEWING TRANSNATIONAL OFFENDERS – INTERVIEWS AND STATEMENT ANALYSIS Obtaining intelligence on transnational crime is critical during all phases of an investigation. HUMINT has proven to be one of the most effective methods in gathering information, especially with the use of effective interview and interrogation techniques. The goal of this course to familiarize (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • September 11, 2017 - September 12, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Course registration to be completed at www.safariland.com/training This class will be held at the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff’s Training Facility $295.00 COURSE OVERVIEW The purpose behind the course is to expand the knowledge base behind Manual and Ballistic breaching. Our hope is to get away from the age-old practice of picking the biggest operator on the (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • September 11, 2017 - September 15, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

SSGT Vanguard Level One Objectives Vanguard Level One 40-hour Instructor Course Objectives Registration to be completed with www.gossgt.com Prerequisite – Must be a Certified Law Enforcement, Corrections, Military Police or Security Officer to attend this course. By the end of this course, a certified SSGT Vanguard Level One Instructor will be qualified to: Teach officers (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • September 18, 2017 - September 22, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

SSGT Vanguard Level Two Objectives Vanguard Level Two 40-hour Instructor Course Objectives. Prerequisite – Must be a Certified Level One Instructor. Register at gossgt.com By the end of this course, a certified SSGT Vanguard Level Two Instructor will be qualified to: Teach officers about the objectively reasonable use of force, the effects and mitigation of (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • September 25, 2017
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

For assistance with registration please contact Margaret Faulkner. Phone: (334) 244-3116 Email: LEtraining@aum.edu This is a free class offered to Law Enforcement only Date: 9/25/2017 Monday Time:  9 am to 4 pm (Registration starts at 8:30 am) Contact Hours: 6 Law enforcement officers, especially patrol officers, are constantly being asked to step in and resolve (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • October 3, 2017 - October 24, 2017
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

START DATES: October 3rd, 2017 6:00-9:00 PM October 10th, 6:00-9:00 PM October 17th, 6:00-9:00 PM October 24th, 6:00-9:00 PM Classes are taught by officers from the Tuscaloosa Police Department & Northport Police Department   REQUIREMENTS: The class is a onetime fee of $10 and is open to females 13 and above. Optional book is available (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • October 10, 2017 - October 13, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

4 Day Less Lethal Certification Program: This 4-day Instructor Certification Program is taught on an 8 hour/day basis and is designed for officers with a desire to obtain their less lethal instructor certification. Course includes both classroom and range exercises focusing on the history, nomenclature, applications,use of force considerations, training, and legalities of less lethal munitions, as well (more…)