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


  • July 15, 2019 - July 19, 2019
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This class will be held at the Tuscaloosa Police Department Firing Range, 2201 New Watermelon Road, Tuscaloosa. AL. 35406. 205-248-4860 Registration is to be completed through NRA There is a $50.00 class fee payable to the Law Enforcement Academy Tuscaloosa, cash, check, credit card, or we can invoice your agency. This school centers on the (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • July 15, 2019 - July 16, 2019
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Registration and class description on AlaCop training portal. (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • July 17, 2019
    8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Registration and class description, contact Sgt. Wes Jacobs at wjacobs1@tuscaloosa.com or by phone, 205-759-3000. $5.00 class fee to attend (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • July 23, 2019 - July 25, 2019
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

There is a $5.00 admin fee to attend payable to The APOSTC Law Enforcement Academy Tuscaloosa Coffee and snacks will be provided First Line Supervision This is a comprehensive course covering topics such as:  the Basics of Supervision, Determining and Utilizing Supervisory Style, Ethical Concerns, Liability, Conflict Resolution, Discipline, and Generational Issues, among others.  The (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • July 25, 2019 - July 26, 2019
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

July 25-26, 2019 Instructed by GCS Training Group (gcstraininggroup.com) Training location – Tuscaloosa County Sheriffs Office Training Facility  22794 P&M Mining Road  City: Berry Register at gcstraininggroup.com Day 1 Fighting Pistol – This is a one-day course that will push the student in problem-solving with their handgun. It brings home the importance of one-handed pistol (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • July 30, 2019 - August 1, 2019
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

July 30-August 1 Low-Light Handgun w/ Shoot House FREE This course covers the basic fundamentals of employing white light illumination in conjunction with the handgun. Multiple lighting techniques will be covered extensively and then applied under stress, duress and unorthodox positions. This is an introduction to white light TTP’s. The last day of the course (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • August 5, 2019
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Register at: http://cpsireg.spcollege.edu/og_register.aspx?23643 GANGS AND THE TRANSNATIONAL THREAT TOOLS FOR THE STREET “WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW” This tuition-free, 8-hour Multijurisdictional Counterdrug Task Force Training course is for street patrol officers, new detectives, and community groups who need to understand the scope of the criminal street gang problem, history, current trends, methods of operation, and (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • August 5, 2019 - August 6, 2019
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Course by: HAVOC Shooting Solutions LLC Hosted by: Law Enforcement Academy of Tuscaloosa Hosted at: Tuscaloosa County Sheriff’s Range – 22794 P and M Mining Rd, Berry, AL, 35546 When: August 5th, 2019 at 8am to August 6th, 2019 at 4pm This is a 2-day class on handgun training. This class will involve close quarter (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • August 12, 2019 - August 14, 2019
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Instructor(s): Jack Nevils Price: $500.00/officer Prerequisite: State POST handgun training and certification Please notify Sgt. Wesley Jacobs @205-759-3000 for FREE LODGING offered at the training facility *This course is one of three courses required to attend the SSGT Advanced Handgun Instructor Course! DESCRIPTION: The SSGT Advanced Handgun: Operator Course starts with basic weapons handling, employment, and marksmanship skills. (more…)