Basic Police Officer Training
Program Overview
The Basic Police Officer Training program is a full-time certificate course. This program is designed to help students develop the technical competencies, attitudes, and values critical to successful employment in the law enforcement/criminal justice field. Once certification is received, you may qualify for officer positions in local/municipal police departments, county sheriff departments, state facilities, and hospitals. 
What You'll Learn 
  • Administration
  • Legal - Ohio Revised Code
  • Human Relations
  • Firearm Training
  • Defensive Driving
  • Subject Control Techniques
  • First Aid/CPR/AED
  • Patrol Techniques
  • Civil Disorders
  • Traffic
  • Investigation
  • Physical Conditioning
  • Homeland Security
  • Ohio Peace Officer - OPOTC
  • Standardized Field Sobriety - NHTSA
  • Speed Measuring Device - NHTSA
  • National Incident Management Systems
  • National Career Readiness - ACT

Admission's Requirements

  • Age 21 or Older
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Valid Ohio Driver's License
  • Background Check (BCI/FBI)
  • Physical Exam by Physician
  • Physical Fitness Assessment


Eastland Career Center
4465 South Hamilton Road
Groveport, OH 43125  

704 Hours

Monday - Friday
(some weekends required)
Day: 8:00 am - 1:30 pm
Evening: 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Program Costs
Tuition and Fees: $5,925 
Student is responsible for the purchase of any required equipment/supplies.
Prices will vary by retailer.
Subject to change. 
Financial Aid
Treasurer’s Office:
Dawn Lemley, Treasurer
(614) 836-4532 Choose Option #5
(614) 836-5429 fax
[email protected]

Superintendent’s Office:
Bonnie Hopkins, Superintendent
(614) 836-4530 Choose Option #2
[email protected]

Caroline Davis, Assistant Superintendent
[email protected]
© 2017. Eastland-Fairfield Career & Technical Schools. All Rights Reserved. CMS Created by eSchoolView
Quick-Edit Login