Citizen Public Safety Academy

Get an inside look at the Altamonte Springs Police Department with the Citizen Public Safety Academy.

The program runs for 12 weeks. Classes meet once a week for three hours. No experience is necessary, but you must be 18 years or older. Each participant will receive an academy shirt and applicable supplies and upon completion, a certificate and class photo. Applicants are required to undergo a background check prior to acceptance into the program.

Activities include:

  • Introduction to Basic Police Functions Including Patrol, Traffic & Investigations
  • K-9 Demonstration
  • CPR Training & Certification
  • Defensive Tactics Training
  • Shooting Range Field Trip
  • Seminole County Jail Tour

2021 Academy Details

  • Dates: July 14 to September 22
  • Day & Time: Wednesdays | 6 to 9 p.m. 
  • Location: COPS Center (Located inside the Altamonte Mall.)
  • Admission is FREE.
  • Download the registration form. Registration deadline is July 2.

For more information, please call (407) 571-8291 or email.