The Law Enforcement Training Academy is AZPOST-certified.

Law Enforcement Operations

Expand your police officer skills or prepare for the next step in your law enforcement career. Law Enforcement Operations courses include advanced officer training in firearms and weapons, negotiation techniques, high-risk stops and criminal investigation.

These classes are open to active Arizona Law Enforcement Personnel and qualify for AZPOST proficiency training credits. Registration requires proof of eligibility.

Advanced Officer Training (AZPOST certifications where applicable)

Advanced Officer Training courses allow officers to develop their career paths while furthering their education. The classes offered have been approved as to form for AZPOST continuing or proficiency training credits and carry AZPOST certifications where applicable.

Classes include such things as AZPOST Law Enforcement (General) Instructor, Firearm Instructor, AZPOST Rifle Instructor, AZPOST High-Risk Stop Instructor, Criminal Investigator Certification (also known as the ‘Detective School’), as well as tactical handgun, shotgun and rifle courses.

LEO classes are open to law enforcement, military and AZ DOC personnel only.

Law Enforcement Operations

Course Course Name
LEO 102 Peace Officer Certification I
LEO 110AA Arizona Security Guard
LEO 110AB Arizona Armed Security Guard
LEO 110AC Arizona Armed Security Guard Refresher
LEO 202 Peace Officer Certification II
LEO 212 Advanced Tactical Driving
LEO 233AA High Risk Vehicle Stops Instructor Certification
LEO 236 Police Submachine Gun Operator
LEO 264 Law Enforcement Instructor Certification
LEO 281AA Criminal Investigations Certification I



Department Secretary


Room: PSS-266
Phone: (623) 845-3831


Room: PSS-266
Phone: (623) 845-3951