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


  • April 6, 2020
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm

An 8 hour training seminar for experienced members of Law Enforcement Honor Guard teams. What this is: With the goal of connecting agencies and forging bonds, team leaders are invited to study and discuss recent honor guard duties. Attending leaders are encouraged to bring outlines/plans of events that they have put into practice, with the (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • May 5, 2020 - May 26, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

WOMEN’S equalizer class at the APOSTC LAW ENFORCEMENT ACADEMY TUSCALOOSA. May 5th, 12th, 19th, and the 26th.   Classes run on Tuesday nights from 6-9pm for a total of 4 Tuesdays.    ABOUT THE SSGT EQUALIZER Class Every year, millions of people are victims of violence, usually at the hands of someone they know. Everyone (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • May 11, 2020 - May 12, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Registration is to completed at Register today at Blueshieldtactical.com E-mail or call us at Blueshieldtactical@gmail.com (817) 501-6087 Cost is $199.00 The rationale behind creating this course was based on the need of all enforcement personnel to be able to better understand the body signs associated with pending violence, deception, and concealment. This course will address (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • June 10, 2020 - June 12, 2020
    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 (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • June 15, 2020 - June 19, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

TACTICAL SHOTGUN INSTRUCTOR The following are school-specific requirements. The shotgun is one of the most underutilized tools available to officers because their training has failed to instill confidence in their abilities and eliminate the hesitation they have towards firing the shotgun. This school begins with a focus on the fundamentals of both pump and semi-automatic (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • July 7, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

AC – ARMORERS COURSE (1 DAY) Learn how to safely use and maintain your weapon in a one day (8 hour) class. (To be eligible to take the Armorers Course you must be an active/retired law enforcement or military officer, private security, GLOCK Stocking Dealer/Range Program Employee or current GSSF member.) Register at GlockTraining.com $250.00 (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • August 3, 2020 - August 4, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

August 3 – 4, 2020 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Hosted by the Law Enforcement Academy Tuscaloosa **NO COST** Tuition Free thru MCTFT! Training provided through the Florida National Guard Counterdrug Training Program Register at: http://cpsireg.spcollege.edu/og_register.aspx?23944 Location: 7601 Robert Cardinal Airport Road, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 Contact: Sgt. Jacobs, wjacobs1@tuscaloosa.com, 205-759-3000 The goal of this tuition-free (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • August 24, 2020 - August 28, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

HANDGUN / SHOTGUN INSTRUCTOR The following are school-specific requirements This school compresses the handgun instructor school to 3 days and adds 2 days of shotgun instructor training. Student classroom presentations, concealed-carry training, and unconventional shooting positions are replaced with shotgun marksmanship and handling classroom presentations and range work. Shotgun drills include firing from cover, use (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • September 14, 2020 - September 18, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

PRECISION (SCOPED) RIFLE INSTRUCTOR The following are school-specific requirements. This school increases the abilities and knowledge of law enforcement firearm instructors involved in teaching long-range scoped rifle programs. Classroom presentations cover long-range rifle marksmanship fundamentals, tactical rifle handling, rifle shooting positions, zeroing a scoped rifle, the tactical use of cover and concealment, conducting practical long-range rifle (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • October 19, 2020 - October 21, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tuscaloosa, Alabama October 19-21, 2020 – 8:30-4:30 Co-Sponsor/Training Location: APOSTC Law Enforcement Academy 7601 Robert Cardinal Airport Road Suite 200 Tuscaloosa, AL 35476 To Register, Call: 800-275-4915 3-DAY POLICE TRAINING INCLUDES: 3 DAY PROGRAM: REGISTER NOW: $399/PERSON CALL (800) 275-4915 FANTASTIC GROUP RATES WWW. STREETCRIMES.COM  Improving Police & Community Relations  Officer Safety Issues (more…)