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


  • October 11, 2022 - October 13, 2022
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

INSTRUCTOR CERTIFICATION 3 DAY INSTRUCTOR CERTIFICATION COURSE // $895.00 AEROSOL/CHEMICAL, IMPACT, FLASHBANG/STINGBALL 3 DAY LESS-LETHAL INSTRUCTOR CERTIFICATION PROGRAM: OC/Aerosol, Impact Munition, Chemical Munitions, Flashbang/Stingball This 3-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 (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • October 13, 2022
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

MOTORTAC 1 DAY Havoc Shooting Solutions HOSTED BY TUSCALOOSA COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE. 22794 P and M Mining Rd, Berry, AL 35546. October 13, 2022 8:00am – 4:00pm MOTORTAC is a tactical problem-solving class for motorcycle officers. This class involves positional techniques, weapons manipulations and unconventional cover. This will give Motor Officers a new way to (more…)

Event Phone: 205-248-4860


  • October 24, 2022 - October 28, 2022
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This is a free class! The primary instructor is Retired FBI Supervisory Special Agent Buford Boone. This is a great primer course for new Snipers or any Officer interested in precision rifle shooting. Also a great “tune-up” course for experienced Snipers Please contact me for more information and to register tguy@tuscaloosa.com (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • October 24, 2022 - October 25, 2022
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Knife Defense Instructor Training Course Self Defense Knife Instructor Training Course for law enforcement security and military personnel designed for surviving a knife attack. The threat of a knife attack is a serious encounter for any member of law enforcement with potentially deadly consequences for the officer. There are many knife defense courses available that (more…)

Event Phone: 205-248-4860


  • November 14, 2022 - November 15, 2022
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

***IMPORTANT INFO: You must use a departmental email address to register for this class. All non-departmental email addresses will cause your registration to be cancelled.*** Course schedule: November 14-15 (Time: 8:00am – 4:30pm) Cost: $300 Location: Tuscaloosa, Alabama https://blackbagconsultingllc.regfox.com/low-power-variable-optic-course-law-enforcement-only Description: As current events unfold and weapon systems evolve, it is more important than ever to (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • December 12, 2022 - December 15, 2022
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Low-Light Applications This course covers the basic fundamentals of deploying white light in conjunction with the handgun and carbine. Handheld lighting techniques will be covered extensively as will weapon mounted lighting techniques. The lighting techniques and weapons will then be meshed into a comprehensive and seamless system. The techniques will then be applied in the (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • April 17, 2023 - April 21, 2023
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

**TO REGISTER VISIT WWW.FORENSICPIECES.COM OR CALL US AT (850) 332-0141** 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 connecting all of (more…)

Event Phone: 205-248-4860


  • May 20, 2023 - May 21, 2023
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Register with Modern Samurai Project to attend Prerequisites: Must have already taken a fundamental class by a vetted instructor. Student should be able to clear Dot Torture drill at 3 yards Topics Covered Zeroing your red dot. 10 yard zero. 25 yard confirmation. Ammo selection. Draw and how to stop fishing for the dot. Why (more…)