Basic Peace Officer Academy

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Adults, 21+

The first academy begins Aug. 10 and ends on Dec. 10. Sign up for a free online orientation now.


Pursue a career in law enforcement, security, or corrections with training from Moore Norman Technology Center’s Basic Peace Officer Certification Academy. As a CLEET-authorized technology center, MNTC provides a new route to becoming a certified basic peace officer. Our curriculum meets all CLEET-mandated basic peace officer requirements and includes training in the following areas:

  • Ethics, report writing, & legal matters
  • Community & human relations
  • The National Incident Management System (NIMS 700 A)
  • Traffic, Custody Control, Standardized Field Sobriety Test, & RADAR/LIDAR
  • Firearm training
  • Law Enforcement Driver Training & Patrol
  • Criminal investigation

Rigorous Training

You can expect rigorous hands-on training to become better equipped for real-world situations, and you will be evaluated on the following criteria:

  • End-of-Instruction Practical Exercises - Demonstrate to the evaluator's satisfaction, an appropriate response to the situation encountered.
  • Administrative - Perform written examinations and score a seventy-five (75) percent or higher in the following areas: Legal Matters, Ethics, Law Enforcement Driver Training, Firearms Safety, Custody Control, and Defense Tactics, Community/Human Relation, Radar, Criminal Investigations, Traffic, and Patrol. The written exams for Standardized Field Sobriety Test, First Aid, and the comprehensive final require an eighty (80) percent or higher.
  • Physical Training - Demonstrate to the instructor's satisfaction, physical training in preparation for the custody and control portion of basic academy training.

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