Police Academy

The Texoma Regional Police Academy (TRPA) at Grayson College offers a 22 week (864 hours) daytime program designed to prepare students for a very exciting, challenging, and rewarding career in law enforcement. TRPA also offers a 44 week part time evening academy class for those who cannot afford to leave their daytime jobs. Students are awarded 25 credit hours of college credit for the completion of the Police Academy program at Grayson College. The police academy is accredited by The Texas Commission on Law Enforcement.TCOLE.

Throughout the program, students will participate in classroom instruction and live training exercises. Individuals completing the day or night Academy and passing the TCOLE state-licensing exam are certified to seek appointment in state and local law enforcement agencies, throughout Texas, as a full time peace officer or reserve officer.

To be admitted to TRPA students must meet the following minimum entrance requirements:

  • At least 21 years of age at the time of graduation from the course.
  • Be of good moral character.
  • Provide a completed application form to the Texoma Regional Police Academy and be interviewed personally.
  • Comply with all TCOLE Minimum Standards for Licensing. (Go to http://www.tcole.texas.gov/. Help and Resources; Rules and Policy; Commission Rules; Par 7 Chapter 215; 215.15.
  • Submit to electronic fingerprinting by Murphy Trust USA, and cleared by TCOLE.
  • Take a psychological exam with a reading test: score a 12th grade reading level.
  • Enroll in Grayson College.

Texoma Regional Police Academy Certificate



Subject

Semester Hours



First Semester

CJLE 1506 5
CJLE 1512 5
CJLE 1518 5
CJLE 1524 5
CJLE 1329 3
CJLE 1211 2

25


Supplemental course taken in conjunction with Basic Peace Officer Courses I, II, III, IV and V. Satisfies or exceeds the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) approved Basic Peace Officer Academy Course 1000643. Basic preparation for a new peace officer.

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Supplemental course taken in conjunction with Basic Peace Officer Courses I, II, III, IV, and Basic Firearms. Satisfies or exceeds the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) approved Basic Peace Officer Academy Course 1000643. Basic preparation for a new peace officer.

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Supplemental course taken in conjunction with Basic Peace Officer Courses II, III, IV, V and Basic Firearms. Satisfies or exceeds the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) approved Basic Peace Officer Academy Course 1000643. Basic preparation for a new peace officer.

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Supplemental course taken in conjunction with Basic Peace Officer Courses I, III, IV, V and Basic Firearms. Satisfies or exceeds the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) approved Basic Peace Officer Academy Course 1000643. Basic preparation for a new peace officer.

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Supplemental course taken in conjunction with Basic Peace Officer Courses I, II, IV, V and Basic Firearms. Satisfies or exceeds the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) approved Basic Peace Officer Academy Course 1000643. Basic preparation for a new peace officer.

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Supplemental course taken in conjunction with Basic Peace Officer Courses I, II, III, V and Basic Firearms. Satisfies or exceeds the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) approved Basic Peace Officer Academy Course 1000643. Basic preparation for a new peace officer.

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Last updated: 04/30/2017