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


  • December 14, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

http://cpsireg.spcollege.edu/og_register.aspx?24088 DRUG INTERDICTION TECHNIQUES – PATROL This fast paced one-day course is intended for patrol officers and supervisors who want to become more effective in detecting, apprehending, and documenting the arrest of criminals including drug users, drug traffickers, fugitives, gang members, and even terrorists. Course topics include: • Background and History of Criminal Apprehension • (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • January 15, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Free Training to LE Researchers at The University of Alabama are investigating effective communication and the use of robotics in police work. This collaborative project provides law enforcement officers opportunities to receive CEUs on the topics of nonverbal communication, intercultural communication, mediated communication, and relevant areas. In addition, officers will operate robot protypes and provide (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • January 19, 2021 - January 20, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

When: January 19 & 20, 2021 Time: 8AM – 5PM Cost: Free Where: Tuscaloosa Sheriff’s Office Range 22794 P&M Mining Rd. Berry, AL 35546 You can go to APOSTC Northeast Academy to register JSU Northeast Law Enforcement Academy PLEASE NOTE: While shooting does occur, this course is not a “shooting” course. It is an instructor (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • March 1, 2021 - March 5, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

**TO REGISTER, VISIT WWW.FORENSICPIECES.COM OR CALL US AT (850)332-0141** Cost: $595 per student This comprehensive 40-hour workshop will provide participants training and assistance in the proper recognition of bloodstain pattern evidence. This includes actual laboratory experimentation of blood flight characteristics as a result of motion and force. These experiments will be augmented with lecture material (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • March 15, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

                           P320 Armorer Course Date:  March 15, 2021 Location: APOSTC Law Enforcement Academy, 7601 Robert Cardinal Airport Road, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 Host Contact: Sgt. Wesley Jacobs E-mail: wjacobs1@tuscaloosa.com Telephone (205) 759-3000 Duration:  1 Day / 8 Hours   8:30 AM – 5 PM   Tuition:  $270   Course No.: AC-320AC-20210315-1F Registration:  Register on-line at www.sigsaueracademy.com, or contact (more…)

Event Phone: 205-248-4860


  • March 31, 2021 - April 1, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Red Dot Pistol: Fundamentals Instructor 2-Day Course / *LEO Only* (Open to All LEOs) / Tuscaloosa Police Department / Tuscaloosa, AL / March 31-April 1, 2021 Regular price$450.00   The goal for this course is to teach the officer my methodology for learning and teaching the fundamentals of employing the RDS-equipped pistol. Red Dots on pistols are becoming (more…)

Event Phone: 205-248-4860


  • April 2, 2021 - April 3, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Red Dot Pistol: Fundamentals and Performance 2-Day Course / Open Enrollment / Tuscaloosa Police Department / Tuscaloosa, AL / April 2-3, 2021 Regular price$500.00 OPEN TO CIVILIANS Red Dots on pistols are becoming more popular (again) as options for carry weapons. Part of mastery is training – here it is! Prerequisites: Must have already taken (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • June 14, 2021 - June 18, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

 **TO REGISTER, VISIT WWW.FORENSICPIECES.COM OR CALL US AT (850) 332-0141** $595.00 per student This comprehensive five-day course is designed for crime scene investigators, detectives, crime laboratory analysts and others in the field of forensic science that have the basic training and skills for shooting crime scene examinations.  This course will assist law enforcement officers in (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • August 25, 2021 - August 27, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

                           **TO REGISTER VISIT WWW.FORENSICPIECES.COM OR CALL US AT (850) 332-0141** $595.00 per student   The first three days of this course will be devoted to basic crime scene photography, followed by an advanced section for the last two days. This course is specifically designed for anyone who is tasked with the responsibility of having (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • September 10, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Register today at Blueshieldtactical.com Blueshieldtactical@gmail.com (817) 501-6087   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 a better witness. The attending (more…)