Law Enforcement at Weber State
In as little as four months, Weber State's Law Enforcement Academy can prepare you for a lifelong career in law enforcement. The training is structured to provide perspective, knowledge and training in this dynamic field.
Find the Right Program for You:
WSU's Law Enforcement Academy provides you with opportunities to either fast-track or be flexible with your training.
Daytime (Combined) Academy
This option allows you to complete your training in four months and makes you eligible for three certifications. All daytime academies run Monday-Friday 6 a.m-6 p.m.
Evening Part-Time Academy
This option allows you to split the academy into two modules, each taken separately over two for-month periods. Upon completion of both modules, you will be eligible for three certifications. The evening part-time academy runs Monday-Thursday 6-10 p.m. and Saturday 7 a.m.-3 p.m.
Three Certifications Available
Auxiliary/Special Function Officer (SFO)Possible Career Choices:
- Ordinance Enforcement
Basic Correction Officer (BCO)Possible Career Choices:
- State Prisoner Officer
- County Jail Officer
Law Enforcement Officer (LEO)Possible Career Choices:
- City Police Officer
- State Highway Patrol Officer
- Deputy Sheriff
- State Law Enforcement Officer
How do I Get Started?
Choose which academy option you'd like to take: the Daytime Combined Academy or the Evening Part-Time Academy.
Register & Pay Deposits
Sign up for the academy and pay your deposits.
Train for the Fitness Test
Start preparing immediately. A required fitness test is held the first week of the academy.