• crossover CO to LEO

    The Criminal Justice Academy of Osceola is committed to excellence in providing the most extensive, relevant and comprehensive training to present and future law enforcement and corrections officers to provide our citizens with the highest level of professional service possible.

    This program offers a sequence of courses that provides coherent and rigorous content aligned with challenging academic standards and relevant technical knowledge and skills needed to prepare for further education and careers in the Law, Public Safety and Security cluster.

Advanced Credentials & Requirements

  • The FDLE State Law Enforcement Officer's Certification Exam must be passed prior to employment with a law enforcement agency.


what you'll learn

  • Occupational Completion Points

    Introduction to Law Enforcement - 10 hours
    Legal - 62 hours
    Interactions in a Diverse Community - 40 hours
    Interviewing and Reporting Writing - 56 hours
    Fundamentals of Patrol - 35 hours
    Calls for Service - 36 hours
    Criminal Investigations - 50 hours
    Crime Scene to Courtroom - 35 hours
    Critical Incidents - 44 hours
    Traffic Stops - 30 hours
    DUI Traffic Stops - 24 hours
    Traffic Crash Investigations - 32 hours
    Cross-Over Program Updates - 8 hours
    CMS Law Enforcement Vehicle Operations - 48 hours
    Dart-Firing Stun Gun - 8 hours

    *Successful completion of an OCP may qualify a student for employment.

Campus Offering

  • Kissimmee

How to apply

  • Print and fill out application packet then drop it off at the Criminal Justice Academy building located at our Kissimmee Campus.