Office Location
108 McKenzie Rd., Spring Lake, NC 28390
Phone Number
Office Hours Monday - Friday
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Email
Program Coordinator: Yovana Vest

What to Expect:

About BLET

The Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) curriculum is designed to give students essential skills required for employment as a law enforcement officer with state, county, or municipal governments, or with private enterprise.

If you are interested in an exciting and rewarding career in law enforcement, please review the North Carolina Justice Education and Training Standards Commission entrance requirements.

Course Work

Course work covers State commission-mandated topics and methods of instruction. General subjects include, but are not limited to:
  • Alcoholic Beverage Laws
  • Crime Prevention
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Detention Duties
  • Elements of Criminal Law
  • Ethics
  • Juvenile Law, Civil Process
  • Motor Vehicle Law
  • Patrol Duties
  • Testifying in Court
  • Traffic Enforcement

Career Paths

Successful graduates receive a Basic Law Enforcement Training certificate, 20 credits towards an associate degree, and are qualified to take the certification exams mandated by the North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission.

 

How to Enroll

1. Apply to FTCC
2. Schedule a TABE Reading Test
  • FTCC Education Center
    225 B. Street, Fayetteville NC 28301
  • Call 910-678-5478, 910-678-0052, or 910-678-8417 to schedule an appointment.
3. Request an Academy Application Packet

Fill out the request form to receive an application to attend Basic Law Enforcement Training at FTCC

4. Obtain a Sponsorship

See FAQs for  more information

5. Submit Completed Application Packet (by appointment only)

Call 910-678-1032 or 910-486-7330 to schedule an appointment

6. Attend a PT Assessment (by appointment only)

Call 910-678-1032 or 910-486-7330 to schedule an appointment

Day & Night Academies are Available!

Fall Full Time Day Academy

Dates:

Mid August – Mid December (exact dates will be announced at BLET Informational Workshops)

Schedule:

Monday – Friday, 8:00AM to 5:00PM & some Saturdays
PT 3X a week from 5:30PM to 6:30PM

To Attend a BLET Informational Workshop for Assistance in Completing the BLET Application Packet:
Workshops will be held once a month (sign up under the “How to Enroll” tab or through Facebook at FTCC Basic Law Enforcement Training)

Fall Full Time Day Academy Application Deadline:
Mid July (exact date will be announced at BLET Informational Workshops)

PT Assessment Dates:
PT dates will be discussed at the workshops

Certificate

Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) Certificate (C55120)

Program Length: 1 Semester
Prerequisite: High School Diploma
Award: Certificate

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Corporate & Continuing Education's Law Enforcement Training Program

Spring Lake Campus

Office Location
108 McKenzie Rd., Spring Lake, NC 28390; LEEM 107
Phone Number
Office Hours Monday - Friday
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Email
Program Coordinator: Jeffrey Knuth

Law Enforcement Training

FtcclawenforcementtrainingThe FTCC Law Enforcement Training department is committed to offering timely, relevant, and professional training commensurate with established mandates of the Sheriff’s Commission, the North Carolina Training and Standards Commission, and/or the Private Protective Services Board.

The majority of the course offerings are restricted to law enforcement or emergency services personnel. Some security offerings are open to the general public, with the state prescribed registration fee required.

Courses are conducted by our staff and a carefully selected group of experienced police and security officer trainers.

If you have interest in becoming a police officer, check out FTCC’s Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) program.