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.


Assault by Strangulation: Building a Better Case* - This training will include a basic understanding of the physiological effects of strangulation.  In addition, this course will discuss how the critical terms “strangulation” and “physical injury” have been defined and interpreted by the appellate courts.  Law enforcement agents will learn how to better identify the signs and symptoms, as well as document those findings.  Prosecutors will learn how to use law enforcement agents and local medical professionals as expert witnesses. 

Training check-in will begin at 8:30am on Thursday, March 22.  The program will begin at 9:00am and conclude by 5:00pm.  The session on Friday, March 23, will be from 8:30am – 1:00pm.

MAGNUS Leadership Workshop* - A Tactical Application of Reversal Theory for Enhanced Officer Wellness and Resiliency.  This two-day workshop will be held May 30 - May 31 at the Wake Tech Public Safety Education Campus. 

* - You must follow the above link(s) to register for these courses.  They are not available through the reservation system.

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 Greg Kirkman at [email protected] or 919-866-5880.
Range: 919-866-6150

Simunitions, Firearms, Training Simulator, SCAT Room

For Reservations contact Robert Windsor at [email protected] or 919-866-5533.

N.C. Department of Justice Exam Information

Training Locations: Western Wake Campus (Map), Southern Wake (Main) 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])

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Law Enforcement Course Schedule