Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) is designed to give students essential skills required for entry-level employment as law enforcement officers with state, county, or municipal governments, or with private enterprise.
This program utilizes State-commission-mandated topics and methods of instruction. General subjects include, but are not limited to, criminal, juvenile, civil, traffic, and alcoholic beverage laws; investigative, patrol, custody, and court procedures; emergency responses, and ethics and community relations.
Successful graduates receive a curriculum certificate and are qualified to take certification examinations mandated by the North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission and/or the North Carolina Sheriffs’ Education and Training Standards Commission.
P1: Students will demonstrate proper shooting techniques.
P2: Students will pass the Police officers Physical abilities Test, utilizing proper technique.
P3: Students will pass the skill portion (Fixed Radius, Day/Night Pursuit, Precision, Day/Night Emergency Response & Evasive action) of Law Enforcement Driver Training with a score of 70% or better.
Fall Semester & Spring Semester
Twenty-four (24) weeks
Mondays-Thursdays (6 pm – 11 pm) & Saturdays (8 am – 5 pm)
No absences are allowed.
Waived through Sponsorship
$84.00 (subject to change);Including Accident Insurance, Activity & Technology Fees
Books & Other Fees
Approx. $926.59 (subject to change) Including ammunition, books, uniforms, etc…
This course covers the basic skills and knowledge needed for entry-level employment as a law enforcement officer in North Carolina. Topics include those mandated by North Carolina Administration Code as essential for functioning in law enforcement. Upon completion, the student should be able to demonstrate competence in the topics required for the state comprehensive certification examination.