Correctional Basic Recruit Program, Occupational Certificate (O.C.)
This 420-hour program is designed to prepare students who will have the responsibility of overseeing individuals who are awaiting trial, or who have been convicted of a crime and sentenced to serve time in jail, correctional institution, or prison. Significant time is spent preparing students to take the State of Florida FDLE Certification Examination. This is a 13-week full-time program.
Florida Gateway College’s Public Safety Training Center (Olustee campus) & Florida Gateway College’s Gilchrist Center
Florida Basic Abilities Test
Physical Entrance Test
Full-time Academy Hours: Monday-Thursday 7 am-5:30 pm
Basic Corrections Program:
Varies and ranges from $27,605 to $42,500.
Students who complete this program PRIOR to successfully passing the State Officer Certification Examination are eligible for certification as a corrections officer anywhere in the state of Florida.
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