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 18, 2024 - March 21, 2024
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Alabama Law Enforcement Alliance for Peer Support (ALLEAPS), in cooperation with the Tuscaloosa Police Department, will provide peer support training at The Tuscaloosa Law Enforcement Academy: APOSTC, 7601 Robert Cardinal Road, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, March 18 – 21, 2024.  This 32-hour training has limited seating, and there is no cost for the training.   The (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • March 25, 2024 - March 29, 2024
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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 of kneeling and prone positions, moving targets, malfunction clearing, (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • April 15, 2024 - April 19, 2024
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

CRISIS INTERVENTION TEAM TRAINING Presented by Tuscaloosa Police – Behavioral Intervention Team Indian Rivers Behavioral Health Center North Harbor Pavilion & The University of Alabama This free, 40-hour course includes: Mental Illness/Substance Abuse Recognition Issues at the intersection of mental health treatment and the law Communication techniques De-escalation strategies/techniques This training follows standards supported by (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • July 15, 2024 - July 19, 2024
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

CRISIS INTERVENTION TEAM TRAINING Presented by Tuscaloosa Police – Behavioral Intervention Team Indian Rivers Behavioral Health Center North Harbor Pavilion & The University of Alabama This free, 40-hour course includes: Mental Illness/Substance Abuse Recognition Issues at the intersection of mental health treatment and the law Communication techniques De-escalation strategies/techniques This training follows standards supported by (more…)

Event Phone: 205-248-4860


  • October 14, 2024 - October 18, 2024
    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 foundational course for new Snipers. Also a great “tune-up” course for experienced Snipers. Please contact Sgt. Tim Guy to register. tguy@tuscaloosa.com (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • October 14, 2024 - October 18, 2024
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

CRISIS INTERVENTION TEAM TRAINING Presented by Tuscaloosa Police – Behavioral Intervention Team Indian Rivers Behavioral Health Center North Harbor Pavilion & The University of Alabama This free, 40-hour course includes: Mental Illness/Substance Abuse Recognition Issues at the intersection of mental health treatment and the law Communication techniques De-escalation strategies/techniques This training follows standards supported by (more…)