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


  • December 9, 2019 - December 10, 2019
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Course Duration: 2 Days Course Requirements: LE / MIL / GOV High Risk Vehicle Stops Instructor Workshop takes a critical look at the traditional “Felony Car Stop”.  An extensive live vehicle ballistics demo on various mediums will examine bullet deflection and deformation.  A comprehensive look at vehicular cover and concealment will then be directly applied to the footwork and logistics of (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • December 11, 2019 - December 13, 2019
    2:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Low-Light Handgun/Carbine Applications Course dates:  11 – 13 December 2019 The course is *FREE* and limited to 12 students. Training day 1 begins at 2:00 p.m. central time. *Administration *Introductions *Flat range work up *Low-light lecture *Mechanic drills *Application drills Training day 2 begins at 2:00 p.m. central time *Shoot house dry runs *Shoot house (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • December 19, 2019 - December 20, 2019
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

In order to better serve law-enforcement, our customers, and the community; Alabama Power Company, The Metro Utility Taskforce, and South Central Revenue Protection Association, and Spire Energy cordially invite you to attend a two-day Utility Crimes Investigation Certification course. The classes will be held on Thursday and Friday, December 19 & 20, 2019 from 8am (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • January 13, 2020 - January 17, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Law Enforcement Agencies are constantly being challenged to offer a wide-range of training and development for law enforcement officers.  In order to provide this training, agencies must develop trainers who are not only experts in their fields, but who also have mastered the art of sharing this information with others.  In order to be a (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • January 27, 2020 - January 29, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

                                          This course focuses on a real-world approach to communicating tactfully, which will allow you as an instructor to provide a baseline for your officers that will reduce liability, promote a professional image, build a (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • February 4, 2020 - February 25, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

WOMEN’S equalizer class at the APOSTC LAW ENFORCEMENT ACADEMY TUSCALOOSA. February 4th, 11th, 18th, and the 25th. Range dates are March 3rd and March 10th. 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 (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • February 10, 2020 - February 14, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

PATROL RIFLE INSTRUCTOR The following are school-specific requirements. This school centers on the patrol rifle for officers using iron sights or optics (which must be removed for zeroing exercises). The classroom portion informs students how to teach basic fundamentals of rifle marksmanship and handling, how to zero iron-sighted rifles, and discusses zeroing policy and liability (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • March 17, 2020 - March 20, 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


  • 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 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…)