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Basic Law Enforcement training, Full-time

Western Technical College



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Western Technical College

Course Description

This 720-hour academy is specifically designed for potential law enforcement officers in need of meeting Wisconsin certification requirements. The competency-based instruction meets the criteria set forth by the Wisconsin DOJ, Training and Standards Bureau. All full-time training is conducted at the Sparta Public Safety Training Center. The training instructors are a combination of full-time educators, law enforcement officers and supervisors who are recognized as leaders in law enforcement training.


Candidates must have 40 college credits at an Associate's Degree level or higher or be employed by the sponsoring agency. Detailed application process required for pre-service candidates. Interviews & background checks/fingerprinting are required before admission to the program.

Training Site Location

Western's Public Safety Training Facility - Sparta

11177 Cty Rd A
Sparta, WI 54656
United States

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Class Days: Monday thru Friday
Class Times: 8:00am-4:30pm
Fitness at the end of each day

Geographical Location


Contact Sheila Schendel for the Application Packet
(608) 789-4747