Basic Law Enforcement Training
[C55120] Certificate (Day & Evening)
Basic Law Enforcement Training is designed to give students essential skills required for entry-level employment as law enforcement officers with state, county, or municipal governments, or with private enterprise.
This program utilizes state commission-mandated topics and methods of instruction. General subjects include, but are not limited to, criminal, juvenile, civil, traffic, and alcoholic beverage laws; investigative, patrol, custody, and court procedures; emergency responses; and ethics and community relations.
Students must successfully complete and pass all units of study, which include the certification examination mandated by the North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission and the North Carolina Sheriffs' Education and Training Standards Commission, to receive a certificate.
Upon successful completion of the Basic Law Enforcement Training program, the student should be able to
1. Use essential skills required for entry-level employment as sworn law enforcement officers.
This program is offered during the day in the fall and spring semesters and during the evening from fall semester through spring semester.
Randolph Community College's Basic Law Enforcement Training program has been accredited by the North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission. To receive accreditation, RCC had to meet certain criteria including documentation of instructor qualifications; facility requirements such as space and lighting; equipment needs such as audiovisual equipment and automobiles for training; and availability of reference materials.
A copy of this accreditation may be obtained by calling the director of BLET/law enforcement coordinator, 336-633-4165.
For admissions requirements specific to the Basic Law Enforcement Training program,
see Additional Basic Law Enforcement Training Admissions Policies & Procedures.