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 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


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

Course registration to be completed at www.safariland.com/training $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 team, handing him a ram and hoping that brute force alone will (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • September 28, 2017 - September 29, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

You must submit a letter from your department or training officer stating you have been approved for this training. Email this letter and your credentials to Patrick Rollins after you have added this class to the cart and checked out. If we do not receive the letter and credentials you will not be registered for this course (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 16, 2017 - October 20, 2017
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

This is a 5 day course held at the Tuscaloosa Police Department Firing Range. Hours are 0900-1700 Monday – Friday. 2201 New Watermelon Road, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35401 Instructor Buford Boone, retired FBI Registration is to be completed through the Law Enforcement Academy in Tuscaloosa. Feel free to email me at wjacobs1@tuscaloosa.com for class requirements. This (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • October 17, 2017 - October 20, 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 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 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…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • November 16, 2017 - November 17, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This is a 2 day class to be held at the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff’s Range. Free lodging is offered if you stay on site, but space is limited. Instructors Chase Jenkins with Talon Defense and Hugh Coffee. 16,17 November 2017 combatant casualty care Talon Defense & Ditch Medicine An emerging view of a well-rounded law enforcement officer is that (more…)