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.
Fall & Spring Semesters
Day classes run Mondays-Fridays (8am – 5pm)
Night classes run Mondays-Thursdays (6pm – 11pm) & Saturdays (8am – 5pm)
*Please note day classes are only offered during the Fall semester.
Night class: Twenty-four (24) weeks
Day class: Sixteen (16) weeks
Waived through sponsorship (For more information, please contact program chair Amy Snider-Wells)