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BASIC ACADEMY CERTIFICATION (480 Hour Residential Program)

2021 Basic Academy Class Dates

Class 2021-04:  Sunday, October 3, 2021 - Thursday, December 16, 2021

PT Test Dates:  September 7, September 13, and September 20**, 2021

2022 Full-Time Basic Class Dates

Class 2022-01:  Sunday, January 9, 2022 – Thursday, March 24, 2022

PT Test Dates: December 6, December 13, 2021, & January 5, 2022**

Class 2022-02:  Sunday, April 10, 2022 – Thursday, June 23, 2022

PT Test Dates: March 7, March 14, & March 21**, 2022

Class 2022-03:  Sunday, July 10, 2022 – Thursday, September 22, 2022

PT Test Dates: June 6, June 13, & June 20**, 2022

Class 2022-04:  Sunday, October 2, 2022 – Thursday, December 15, 2022

PT Test Dates: September 6, September 12, & September 19**, 2022

Inprocessing for the Pre PT Test will begin at 0800.   

Applicants for the SRPSI Basic Law Enforcement Training Academy must turn in their completed applications, which includes their physical with physician's original signature, before the PT test can be conducted.  Once the application has been completed, please send the original to the SRPSI at:                                                                                                                                                               Building 1481, 14th Street                                                                                                                       Camp Shelby, MS 39407-5500

Applicant may bring the application with completed physical to the scheduled PT test.  Please contact a staff member prior to a scheduled PT test date to be added to the roster. 

**CPR - denotes the date SRPSI will offer a CPR/1st Aid course for cadets needing certification after the completion of the Pre PT Test. The CPR/1st Aid course will begin at 1000.  SRPSI will offer one course per scheduled class.  MBLEOST requires everyone attending an academy to be CPR/First Aid Certified prior to starting academy training.  For personnel enrolled in an upcoming SRPSI academy class, the cost will be $25 per student.

 

TUITION - $3600

Departments must provide duty handgun & shotgun per cadet for firearms training and patrol vehicle for Emergency Vehicle Operations.  If Department has more than one cadet in a class, every 2 cadets may share 1 patrol car.  No more than 2 cadets can share a vehicle.  If department cannot provide a vehicle, contact SRPSI to coordinate use of a SRPSI patrol vehicle. 

REQUIRED ITEMS & EQUIPMENT

  1. Minimum of one set of agency issued uniform (duty uniform)
  2. Raincoat
  3. Protective vest (required daily wear)
  4. Reflective vest
  5. Minimum of three NAVY BLUE sweat pants (No markings) NOT JOGGERS. CLASS 02 & 03 only needs 1 pair
  6. Minimum of three NAVY BLUE sweat shirts (Last name on back with WHITE 2" capital letters in ARIAL font) CLASS 02 & 03 only needs 1
  7. Minimum of four pairs of NAVY BLUE gym shorts (No markings)
  8. Minimum of eight GOLD Gildan brand crew-neck t-shirts (Last name on back with NAVY BLUE 2” capital letters in ARIAL font) (No pockets)
  9. Minimum of three NAVY BLUE tactical or BDU pants. Must have cargo pockets
  10. Full duty belt with holster, magazine pouch, handcuffs, handcuff case, handcuff key, duty weapon and 3 high capacity magazines.
  11. Uniform Jacket
  12. Flashlight (may be issued or purchased) Handheld size
  13. BLACK cold weather skull cap with no markings (Dept. patch is okay) not required for Class 02 or 03
  14. Cold weather gloves - BLACK only - not required for Class 02 or 03
  15. Minimum of five pairs of WHITE athletic crew length socks (no markings)
  16. Towels and wash cloths for five days, WHITE only
  17. Personal hygiene kit (i.e. soap, shampoo, razor, deodorant and etc.)
  18. Boot polish kit (i.e. polish, brush, and rags)
  19. Sufficient underwear (two changes a day may be required due to physical activities)
  20. Uniform Duty Boots - BLACK only
  21. Running shoes (high quality)
  22. Shower shoes
  23. Mouthpiece for Defensive Tactics
  24. Protective Groin Cup with carrier (males only)
  25. Laundry bag, mesh only
  26. Battery powered or battery back-up alarm clock (wind up clock ok too)
  27. 32 oz water bottle (BLUE only) with screw top lid
  28. 10 plastic WHITE hangers
  29. 4 belt keepers
  30. Underbelt
  31. Pillow is provided but may bring your own (WHITE/standard size only)
  32. Pocket Dictionary
  33. 5 subject spiral notebook with pocket dividers

 


TUITION - $4750

We accept self pay, Montgomery & Post 9/11 GI Bill, MPACT.

Grant funded financial aid is available to those who qualify through WIN Jobs.  Contact us at 601.266.6680 for more information.

REQUIRED ITEMS & EQUIPMENT

  1. Flashlight (may be issued or purchased) Handheld size
  2. BLACK cold weather skull cap with no markings (Department patch is okay) not required for Class 02 or 03
  3. Cold weather gloves - BLACK only - not required for Class 02 or 03
  4. Minimum of five pairs of WHITE athletic crew length socks (no markings)
  5. Towels and wash cloths for five days, WHITE only
  6. Personal hygiene kit (i.e. soap, shampoo, razor, deodorant and etc.)
  7. Boot polish kit (i.e. polish, brush, and rags)
  8. Sufficient underwear (two changes a day may be required due to physical activities)
  9. Uniform Duty Boots - BLACK only
  10. Running shoes (high quality)
  11. Shower shoes
  12. Mouthpiece for Defensive Tactics
  13. Protective Groin Cup with carrier (males only)
  14. Laundry bag, mesh only
  15. Battery powered or battery back-up alarm clock (wind up clock ok too)
  16. 32 oz water bottle (BLUE only) with screw top lid
  17. 10 plastic WHITE hangers
  18. 4 belt keepers
  19. Underbelt
  20. Pillow is provided but may bring your own (WHITE/standard size only)
  21. Pocket Dictionary
  22. 5 subject spiral notebook with pocket dividers
 

The Mississippi Board of Law Enforcement Officers Standards and Training (MS-BLEOST) requires the following documents before issuing certification. If your agency has not already submitted this documentation, it is up to you to bring it with you on the start date of the academy.

Application with original signatures (no copies).
High School Diploma, GED or high school transcript.
N.C.I.C. III Background Printout or copy of printout. (Self Sponsor - need release form)
Copy of current driver's license or Printout. (Must be valid through the graduation date of the class)
 

It is recommended that prospective students contact the SRPSI for additional details prior to purchasing new equipment.  Clothing items may have no additional markings other that what is listed above.   For questions regarding equipment requirements contact us at 601-266-6680 or email.

REFRESHER TRAINING (200 Hour Non-Residential Program)

Classes are held in conjunction with the basic academy classes and are spread out over the basic academy 11-week period.

Students enrolled in the Refresher Class only attend training on days where specific curricula are covered as required by BLEOST.  

Refresher applicants must complete the MS BLEOST application and successfully complete 50% on the physical fitness entry test,

The first day of Refresher Training is generally on Tuesday following the start date of the basic class.

Tuition:  $1500

SKILLS UPDATE

Classes are held in conjunction with the basic academy classes and are spread out over the basic academy 11-week period.

Students enrolled for a Skills Update will only attend training on days where specific curricula are covered as required by BLEOST.

Tuition:  $900

Contact the SRPSI by phone at 601.266.6680 or Email to enroll and request a copy of the schedule.

Contact Us

Law Enforcement Training Academy
Bldg 1481 14th Street
Camp Shelby, MS 39407

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Email
police.academyFREEMississippi

Phone
601.266.6680