CMS Law Enforcement – Basic Recruit, Occupational Certificate (O.C.)
This 770-hour basic recruit program is designed to provide students with the state-required training, which prepares and allows the student to take the State of Florida FDLE Certification Examination. Students will develop an understanding of community policing, the patrol function, police administration and organization, criminal and constitutional law, juvenile procedures, police ethics, and criminal investigations. The full-time course takes approximately 5 months to complete, and the part-time night class takes approximately 9 months to complete.
Public Safety Training Center (Olustee Campus) FGC’s Gilchrist Center
Florida Basic Abilities TestPhysical Entrance Test
Full Time Academy Hours:Monday-Thursday 7 AM – 5:30 PM*Some weekend and night training may be required
Part Time Academy Hours: Monday-Friday 5:30 PM – 10:30 PM*Some weekend and night training may be required.
Total cost including lab fees. (Includes uniforms, testing, background costs, if applicable.)
Varies and ranges from $32,500 to $48,500.
Graduates of this program have career opportunities at City, County, and State Law Enforcement Agencies in the State of Florida.
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