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


  • 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


  • April 20, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Register at glocktraining.com • Cost: $250 US per Student • Length: 8 Hours / 1 Day • Hours: 8am-5pm. • 3 year Certification upon successful completion for all GLOCK model pistols, excluding the G18 Select Fire models • Student provides Safety Glasses and a small flashlight • GLOCK will provide lunch Course Outline • Introduction (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • April 21, 2021 - April 22, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Register at glocktraining.com  Cost $400 U.S.  Length 16 Hours (2 Days)  Class Hours 8am-5pm each day  Certificate issued upon successful completion Course Outline  INTRODUCTION  REQUIRED EQUIPMENT  SAFETY BRIEF  RANGE PROCEDURES AND COMMANDS  NOMENCLATURE OF THE PISTOL  BALLISTICS  DRY PRACTICE  PRESENTATION OF THE PISTOL (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


  • July 13, 2021 - July 14, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Training Announcement Advanced Roadside Impaired Driving Enforcement (ARIDE) Training offers additional information to law enforcement officers on detecting impairment caused by more than just alcohol. Once an officer completes the training he/she will be more proficient with the 3 test battery of the SFST (HGN, WAT, OLS), as well as a broader knowledge of drug (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • July 15, 2021
    8:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Alabama Impaired Driving Enforcement Program will be conducting Standardized Field Sobriety Testing (SFST) Refresher Training TRAINING DATES: July 5th, 2021 TRAINING TIMES: 0800 – 1200p TRAINING SITE: Law Enforcement Academy Tuscaloosa This course will refresh your skills in evaluating impaired driving suspects, from the initial observation of the vehicle to the arrest and processing (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • July 15, 2021
    1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Training Announcement The Alabama Impaired Driving Enforcement Program will be conducting training on Recognizing Cannabis Impairment TRAINING DATES: July 15th, 2021 TRAINING TIMES: 1300hrs – 1700hrs TRAINING SITE: Law Enforcement Academy Tuscaloosa This class is designed to teach officers about cannabis impairment-related driving cues. We will examine field sobriety tests that reveal behaviors commonly observed (more…)