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Citizens Police Academy Class Curriculum

  • Terrorism
  • Vehicle Pullovers
  • Police and the media (PIO)
  • Police Officer hiring process overview
  • SQC/FATS - Firearms simulator training
  • Accident Investigation Unit
  • Emergency Vehicle Operations
  • Defensive Tactics
  • COPS/Crime Prevention
  • Communications Center / 911 Center
  • Homicide Investigations
  • DUI and Field Sobriety
  • Special Victims Unit
  • Crime Scene
  • EOD - Bomb Squad
  • SWAT
  • K9

Additional Information

  • Classes are held twice a week (Tuesday and Thursday) from 6 PM to 9 PM.
  • Classes are primarily held at the Gwinnett Police Training Center.  Other locations are visited as necessary.
  • Attendance of each session is critical to fully benefit from participation in the Citizens Police Academy.
  • A maximum of 3 missed sessions will be allowed in order to receive a "completion" of the program.
  • Dress is business casual.  Jeans are allowed.  Shorts, tank tops, halter tops, etc. are not permitted.