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Law Enforcement Academy


Mineral Area College law enforcement academy is designed to provide regional law enforcement training to students and law enforcement agencies.  The 1000-hour basic and advanced academy, 600-hour basic academy,and the 130-hour  basic academy are currently being offered at MACLEA. Call us at 573-518-2148 or email or if you would like more information.  You can print out an enrollment form by clicking on the link under the class you want to attend.  If you are interested in a degree in Criminal Justice, click here for the degree plan.

Basic Academy

1000 hour Basic and Advanced Peace Officer Training
8 :00 am-3:00 pm, Monday-Friday   
This academy will begin August 15, 2005 and graduate May 25, 2006

For additional information and application, click here:  1000 Application

600 Hour Basic Peace Officer Training

6:00pm-10:00pm, Monday-Thursday

This academy will begin January 9, 2005 and graduate December 15, 2005

For additional informational and application, click here:   600 Application

130 Hour Advanced Basic Training Course

6:00pm-10:00pm, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

This academy will begin September 26, 2005 and graduate on December 18, 2005

For additional information and application, click here:  130 Application

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On-Line Continuing Education

beginning Soon

When established, On-Line classes will include

4 hours of Interpersonal Perspectives (including Racial Profiling)

4 hours of Legal Updates & Refresher Training

4 hours of Technical Studies

Applications to be posted

The Law Enforcement Academy is just one of many programs that are offered through the Mineral Area College Departmet of Public Safety.  We currently have available Contract Training and Continuing Education which is obtainable to Missouri Certified Peace Officers. We currently provide College Credit for many of our continuing education programs. We also offer many specialized programs such as Weapons of Mass Destruction training and other additional specified programs when available. 

The Mineral Area College Law Enforcement Academy also offers various Non-Law Enforcement training such as the Carrying Concealed Weapons Course and Bail Bond Agent Training.  For more information on our programs and courses click on the class of interest below.


                 Contract Training                          


Continuing Education (CEH)    


Continuing Education for College Credit 

             Weapons of Mass Destruction Program  

Additional Training     


Carrying Concealed Weapons Course  
Bail Bond Agent Training


Click here for:

2005 POST Continuing Education Reporting Period Reminder


Bruce Scott, Director, Dept. of Public Safety

Mark Potratz, Director Law Enforcement and Fire Academies

Rich Flotron, Instructor-Training Coordinator

Chris Schmitt,Senior Instructor

Paula Golden, Administrative Assistant