Public Safety Aide Training Academy

Applicants who successfully complete the selection process and are offered employment as a Public Safety Aide will attend a week long training program that will begin on May 20, 2019.

Public Safety Aide Recruits will receive training in numerous topics to include:

CPR and First Aid
Ethics in Law Enforcement
Booking Process
Prisoner Care and Security
Towing and Parking Enforcement
Radio Communication
Emergency Vehicle Operation
Traffic Control
CJIS Fingerprinting
Defensive Tactics and Crowd Control

Public Safety Aides who successfully complete the training program are assigned to one of six Patrol shifts or one of four Arrest and Detention shifts. Public Safety Aides who will be 21 years of age by the following summer will be afforded the opportunity to begin their Seasonal Police Officer testing during the summer.