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Basic Law Enforcement Training Admissions

In addition to the general admissions requirements, Basic Law Enforcement Training students:

  • Must meet with BLET director or assistant. This must be the first step in the process. Call for an appointment at 336-633-4165.
  • Must be 20 years old. A waiver can be obtained if the student will be 20 before the completion of the BLET class.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen and provide Birth Certificate OR Naturalization Certificate.
  • Must have a High School Diploma or GED.
  • Must have a clean criminal history (only minor offenses).
  • Must obtain an Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC) check from each county/state resided OR charged in since legally becoming an adult (age 16 in N.C./age 18 in some states). Other criminal history requirements will be explained at your meeting with BLET director.
  • Must have a valid N.C. driver's license and provide a copy.
  • Must pass a medical exam (we provide the forms).
  • Must obtain sponsorship from a N.C. Law Enforcement Agency and must maintain sponsorship once enrolled to remain in BLET.
  • Must complete the BLET Application Form and have it notarized.
  • Must take a Reading Test and score at a 10th grade reading level prior to acceptance into BLET. Appointments will be scheduled during the first meeting with BLET director.
  • Must be evaluated on the POPAT Course prior to acceptance into the BLET program. Appointments will be scheduled during the first meeting with BLET director.
  • All of the previously stated requirements must be met one week prior to registration.