Funding Available for Basic Law Enforcement Training.
A-B Tech Community College is looking for officers for its police department and is offering a stipend for training. The A-B Tech Police Department provides a full range of law enforcement services for the campus including emergency first response, criminal investigations, vehicle accident, and traffic enforcement.
To be considered for the position, applicants must complete Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET), which gives students essential skills required for entry-level employment as law enforcement officers. Selected candidates will be given a stipend to cover tuition, books, uniforms, and all supplies.
The BLET program utilizes state commission-mandated topics and methods of instruction. General subjects include, criminal, juvenile, civil, traffic, and alcoholic beverage laws; investigative, patrol, custody, and court procedures; emergency responses; and ethics and community relations.
A-B Tech typically runs the class in fall and spring, with day and evening options. The day 2019 fall course will begin Monday, July 29 and will end December 13. Applications packets are currently being accepted. Applicants must be at least 20 years of age. For more information on the BLET program, visit abtech.edu/blet.
To apply for the training stipend and to receive a job offer with the A-B Tech Police Deparment, contact Marty McNeely at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (828) 782-2841.