Full Post Academy (Basic Academy)
Calling all agency sponsored applications for our Full Academy!
- We ONLY accept Agency Sponsored Law Enforcement Applications Only for the Basic Academy.
- YOU MUST BE EMPLOYED BY A LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY IN COLORADO IN ORDER TO ATTEND OUR BASIC ACADEMY. For a complete listing of Basic Academies in Colorado, see the CO POST Website.
The Highlands Ranch Law Enforcement BASIC Training Academy is a joint effort between the Arapahoe County and Douglas County Sheriff’s Offices. Our Academy is designed to develop highly trained peace officers in a professional environment that is conducive to learning, with emphasis on leadership, respect, and service.
Our Full P.O.S.T. approved Academy is a 21-Week curriculum. We hold two Academy Classes annually, with January and July start dates.
The following electives are included in the Academy:
- First Aid/CPR/AED Certification
- Dog Protection Act
- ICS/NIMS 100/700
- OC Certification
- Taser Certification
- Rifle Certification
- SFST Wet Lab
The cost of the Academy is $6,000.00 plus ammunition and uniform fees. Our Academy accepts Sponsored Cadets from Law Enforcement Agencies.
Schedules are subject to change without notice on this web site.