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  • police academy truck

    UHD CJTC Basic Peace Officer Course Training Vehicle used for Cadet Driver Training Labs.

  • cadets fire range line up

    UHD CJTC Basic Peace Officer Course Fire Arms Training Lab

    ​Cadets featured are receiving instruction on sight alignment and trigger control.

  • Cadet Fire Range

    UHD CJTC Basic Peace Officer Course Fire Arms Training Lab

    ​Cadet featured is receiving shot gun instruction.

  • Driving Range Traffic Stop

    UHD CJTC Basic Peace Officer Course Driver Training Lab

    ​Cadets featured are receiving instruction on felony traffic stops.

  • driving range traffic stop

    UHD CJTC Basic Peace Officer Course Driver Training Lab

    ​Cadets featured are receiving instruction on felony traffic stops.

  • driving range traffic stop head on

    UHD CJTC Basic Peace Officer Course Driver Training Lab

    ​Cadets featured are receiving instruction on precision driving.

  • driving range driver view

    UHD CJTC Basic Peace Officer Course Driver Training Lab

    ​First person view of precision driving course.

  • UHD Cadets Campus Run

    UHD CJTC Basic Peace Officer Course Cadets participating in Physical Training exercise at the UHD One Main St. campus.

UHD's Criminal Justice Training Center provides Law Enforcement vocational training and educational opportunities to Houston and its surrounding areas. 

Programs offered include:
  • Basic Peace Officer training
  • Continuing education courses
  • Review courses for state licensing for Texas Peace Officers

Basic Peace Officer Training Academy

  • Provides students with preparatory training in the law enforcement profession for certification as a Basic Peace Officer in the State of Texas
  • Is dedicated to training excellence through its rigorous coursework, followed-up with practical application exercises​
  • Please consult the BPOC Licensing Program Schedule for an updated list of course offerings

Continuing Education

  • A variety of continuing education topics are offered regularly for criminal justice professionals.
  • Please consult the Quarterly Calendar page for an updated list of current course schedule.
  • Agency on-site training requests should be directed to Steven Bracken, CJTC Director, at brackens@uhd.edu.
  • All courses offered as continuing education are TCOLE approved unless otherwise noted.

Contact

If you have any questions, or need additional information, please do not hesitate to contact Director Steven Bracken via email at brackens@uhd.edu​.

Last updated 5/22/2019 6:21 AM