Basic Law Enforcement Academy
Since 1966, College of the Redwoods has proudly offered our Basic Law Enforcement Academy, also known as the Police Academy. We have produced more than 3,738 peace officers. Today, the Academy is presented in a modular format and is offered in spring and again in fall.
The Academy is an intensive program that meets 40-50 hours per week, five (and occasionally more) days per week.
Students interested in the Academy must pass
- PELLETB test
- Physical fitness assessment