The South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy began training officers in 1968 and is the only authorized law enforcement training facility in the State of South Carolina.  The Academy has a mandate to provide basic training for all law enforcement, detention and telecommunications officers.
The Academy also provides advanced / specialized training in understanding Gang culture, Criminal Domestic Violence, Traffic Safety and Enforcement, Forensics, Behavioral Science, Defensive Tactics, Emergency Vehicle Operations and the proper handling of Firearms.
In order to participate in any training at the Academy you must first be employed by a state or local law enforcement agency or detention facility.  All candidates must complete training within the first twelve months of employment.
The Academy’s primary goal is to provide the quality training, knowledge, skills and abilities needed to serve and protect the citizens of South Carolina while maintaining a continuous certification process.

April 20, 2015
Academy Connection
Volume 7 Issue 2
April 2015 Newsletter

March 20, 2015
Advanced Training Catalog
South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy TSO/TSI Conference
July 20-22, 2015

February 26, 2015
Acadis LMS Update
Instructor Recertification Changes

November 5, 2014
Seven Deadly Sins

March 12, 2014
New Training Review Request Form Effective Immediately

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