The Criminal Justice Training Center provides training and educational opportunities outside of the academic curriculum. The programming offered by the Training Center includes programs in basic peace officer training, various continuing education courses, and review courses for state licensing for Texas peace officers.

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The Criminal Justice Training Center provides training and educational opportunities outside of the academic curriculum. The programming offered by the Training Center includes programs in basic peace officer training, various continuing education courses, and review courses for state licensing for Texas peace officers.

Basic Peace Officer Training Academy

The Basic Peace Officer Training Academy is designed to provide the student with preparatory training in the law enforcement profession for certification as a basic peace officer in the State of Texas. The academy is dedicated to training excellence through its rigorous coursework which is then followed-up with practical application exercises.

Continuing Education

The training division offers a variety of continuing education classes for criminal justice professionals. The topics and schedule of these classes changes regularly. Please consult the Quarterly Calendar page for an updated list of current course offerings. Although most courses are offered at the Downtown campus, with advanced notice courses can be delivered at a special agency. All of the courses offered as continuing education are TCOLE approved unless otherwise noted.

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Contact

Rex White

Directory, CJTC
whiter@uhd.edu

Ernest Nicely

Assistant Coordinator
nicelye@uhd.edu

Linda Trimble

Administrative Assistant
TrimbleL@uhd.edu

1002 Commerce Street Suite 112
Houston, Texas 77002-1001
Phone: 713-221-8690 / Fax: 713-221-2705

Last updated or reviewed on 6/3/14

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