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


  • August 25, 2021 - August 27, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

                           **TO REGISTER VISIT WWW.FORENSICPIECES.COM OR CALL US AT (850) 332-0141** $595.00 per student   The first three days of this course will be devoted to basic crime scene photography, followed by an advanced section for the last two days. This course is specifically designed for anyone who is tasked with the responsibility of having (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • September 10, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Register today at Blueshieldtactical.com Blueshieldtactical@gmail.com (817) 501-6087   This course has been designed for the average police officer to have a better understanding of the details needed that are missed in most response to resistance reports. The students will also learn courtroom testimony skills that will assist them to be a better witness. The attending (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • September 10, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Register at https://www.blueshieldtactical.com/ $115.00 per student The use of force is and has always been a controversial subject not only for the public but for police officers as well. There are many officers that don’t understand when and where they can use force and be within department guidelines as well as federal and state laws. (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • October 18, 2021 - October 20, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Register at Blueshieldtactical.com Blueshieldtactical@gmail.com (817) 501-6087   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 rapport, and even save lives. This training is a hands on scenario based course (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • October 18, 2021 - October 21, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Register at https://www.blueshieldtactical.com/ 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 rapport, and even save lives. This training is a hands-on scenario-based course that gets you as the instructor (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • November 8, 2021 - November 10, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

  **TO REGISTER VISIT WWW.FORENSICPIECES.COM OR CALL US AT (850) 332-0141**   Any deliberate effort made by an offender before police arrive to alter the pristine condition of a crime scene to purposely thwart the investigation and frustrate the overall criminal justice process is the essence of crime scene staging. Crime scene staging could be (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • November 8, 2021
    8:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Alabama Impaired Driving Enforcement Program will be conducting TRAINING DATES: NOVEMBER 8, 2021 TRAINING TIMES: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. TRAINING SITE: Tuscaloosa Police Academy Tuscaloosa, AL THIS IS NOT A SFST INSTRUCTOR INITIAL CERTIFICATION COURSE. This class is intended for personnel who have already completed the NHTSA/IACP SFST Instructor Course and have the (more…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • November 8, 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: November 8th, 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…)

Event Phone: 205-759-3000


  • December 6, 2021 - December 10, 2021
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Cost: $595 per student **TO REGISTER VISIT WWW.FORENSICPIECES.COM OR CALL US AT (850) 332-0141**   This course was developed for the crime scene technician/analyst, detectives and forensic investigators who have already completed a basic bloodstain pattern analysis workshop and are seeking to learn more advanced skills in documenting, processing, and evaluating those scenes in which (more…)