Law Enforcement

Make Wake Tech your source for Law Enforcement Training. We offer a variety of training opportunities in the classroom as well as through practical application. Training for law enforcement personnel is provided at the request of law enforcement agencies. Our training programs emphasize legal and technological advancements in law enforcement.


Telecommunicator Certification Course - The North Carolina Sheriff's Education and Training Standards Commission requires it's dispatch center telecommunicators to be certified within one year of employment.  Employees of other law enforcement agencies are encouraged to take the class to build skills.  Training is free for currently employed telecommunicators.  Those seeking employment with an agency may also attend, however, class prerequisites include:  Must be 21 years old and must provide documentation to meet the NC Sheriff's Education and Training Standards Commission's requirements which include a documented medical physical, medical history, and a criminal background check.

Learn more about Telecommunicator Certification

For more information on this course, contact Glenn Mitchell ([email protected]) or Christine Baucom ([email protected])

Current Schedule of Classes Online Classes Contact Us

Here is a sample of what we have to offer:

  • First Line Supervision
  • Field Training Officer
  • Criminal Investigation
  • Death Investigations
  • Narcotics Investigations
  • Juvenile Investigations
  • Officer Survival I / II
  • Police Law Institute
  • Alcohol Screening Test Devices (ASTD)
  • RADAR Certification/Recertification
  • LIDAR Certification/Recertification

Wake Tech Public Safety Training Academy has the facilities to take your training to the next level:

  • 12-Lane Indoor Firing Range
  • SIMS Room with Customizable Configurations
  • SCAT Training Rooms
  • FATS Firearms Training
  • Mobile Driving Simulator

PSEC Firing Range

For Reservations contact Bob Windsor at [email protected] or 919-866-5533.
Range: 919-866-6150

Simunitions, Firearms, Training Simulator, SCAT Room

For Reservations contact Travis Baker at [email protected] or 919-866-5880.

N.C. Department of Justice Exam Information

Training Locations: Western Wake Campus (Map), Southern Wake Campus (Map), Raleigh Police Department Shooting Range (Map), Wake County Law Enforcement Training Center (Map), RDU Range (Directions available upon request. Email request to [email protected])

Looking for Mandated In-Service Training? Search the schedule now

Search State-wide Public Safety Training Calendar.

  • Simply click on the Public Safety Training Calendar.
  • Use the drop-down list to enter Subject and College.
  • Then click submit. 

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**Attention Training Coordinators**  

Reservations for online courses MUST be made by the student that will be taking the course.  Training Coordinators cannot register other students for these courses.  Each student must attest to his/her eligibility for “fee-waiver” under NC General Statute 115D-5(b)(2)