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


  • 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…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • October 16, 2017 - October 20, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

I deleted the this class accidentally, those of you who were registered already are good to go (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • October 23, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This is a one day instructor class on the Stinger Spike system. This is a 4hr class, with two sessions to choose from. Please contact us as to which class you want, evening or morning. Please designate which session you would like to attend, morning or evening. This is a free class (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • November 1, 2017 - November 3, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This is a free class for LE only. The Role of the FTO Structure and Sequence Recruit Training Manual Standardized Evaluation Guidelines The Daily Observation Report Remedial Training Separation from Training Management Issues Liability & Legal Issues Adult Learning and Instructional Techniques The FTO as the Coach Remedial Training Hints Job Task Analysis Exemplarily Report (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • November 6, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Register today at Blueshieldtactical.com Blueshieldtactical@gmail.com (817) 501-6087 Cost to attend class is $99.00 This course has been designed for the average police officer to have a better understanding of the details needed that are missed in most response to resistance reports. The students will also learn courtroom testimony skills that will assist them to be (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • November 13, 2017 - November 14, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Registration is to be completed through Safariland Training, www.safariland.com/training Class cost is $195.00 Tuscaloosa, AL Counter Ambush November 13-14, 2017 The Safariland Training Group COUNTER AMBUSH TACTICS Class The murder of police officers has always been an issue, however, the immediate and sophisticated ambushes of officers has increased dramatically. The training will cover ways of (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • November 13, 2017
    9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Alabama Gang Investigators Association presents the Gangs of Alabama class at the Law Enforcement Academy in Tuscaloosa November 13, 2017, 0900-1700. There is  $5.00 class fee that covers coffee and snacks provided by the academy due the day of the class.   (more…)