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Texas Peace Officer Professional TCOLE Certification

Now Enrolling for November 2019

Day Academy: Monday – Tuesday, 8:00am – 6:30pm
Day Academy: Thursday – Friday, 8:00am – 6:30pm

Now Enrolling for start of 2020

Night Academy: Monday – Friday 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm 
TAKING APPLICATIONS NOW.

Please contact Julie Ryan to set-up testing time and receive application.
Phone # (806) 762-8721 Ext 120
Fax (806) 765 9544

Minimum Requirements to Enroll in a Basic Peace Officer Academy Program


Basic Peace Officer Pre-Entry Test (BPOC) Testing Information and Application Information

Applicants must take and pass a pre-entry test in order to enroll in the Basic Peace Officer Course.
Please contact Julie Ryan to make an appointment to take the test at 806-762-8721, leave your full name and phone number.

The test will take approximately one hour to complete.
Applicants must take the test individually at the SPAG office building located at:  1323 58th Street on the corner of Ave P Lubbock, TX 79412  (Directions)

Applicants Must:

  1.  Pay a test fee of $ 20.00 and place a $250.00 (non-refundable) deposit upon passing the entry test with a score of 80% or better to receive the Academy application packet. 
  2. Have medical evaluation by SPAG prescribed physicians.
  3. Have a psychological examination by SPAG prescribed law enforcement psychologist.
  4. Submit a completed enrollment packet (to include verifiable copies of birth certificate, driver’s license, social security card, academic transcripts, military DD214 if applicable, law enforcement sponsorship. Medical examination results and Personal History Statement).
  5. Schedule an interview with the academy director.

Basic Peace Officer Course

BPO course will be held at the SPAG Regional Law Enforcement Academy located at 1321 58th Street, Lubbock, TX 79412.

·         Class 96 Monday and Tuesday have begun.

·         Class 97 Thursday and Friday have begun.

We are still taking applications for the Class 98 NIGHT ACADEMY for year 2020, held Monday thru Friday, 6 pm to 10 pm. seating is limited.

In January 2020, SPAG will be offering the Thursday and Friday daytime Basic Peace Officer Course. The day course will attend classes on Thursday and Friday from 8:00am – 6:30pm. This course will also be held at the 1321 58th street location.