Camden County College Police Academy
Is to provide the highest level of training for our Law Enforcement Community and to enhance the quality of police professionalism through education. Our Academy shall remain at the forefront of PERF, ICAT and the national standards of use of force and de-escalation training.
Orlando Cuevas, Director of Police Academy
Lt. Kevin Lutz, Deputy Director of Academy
Patricia Steiner, Administrative Assistant
Sue Hanstein, Administrative Assistant
Sgt. Ralph Thornton, Chief Instructor
Officer Antonio Gennetta, Basic Class for Police Officer – Class Instructor
Sgt. Robert Parker, Basic Class for Corrections – Class Coordinator
Robert Doyle, In-Service Training / Alternate Route Program Coordinator
C/O James White, Range Master
Basic Class for Police Officers (BCPO)
Basic Class #71 Began on August 10, 2017 and will graduate on December 21, 2017
Basic Class #72 will start on January 29, 2018 and will graduate on June 21, 2018
Basic Class #73 will start on August 6, 2018 and will graduate in December of 2018
SLEO I Class will start November 6, 2017 and will end on November 10, 2017
SLEO I Class tentatively to be held in February of 2018
SLEO II Class tentatively will start on March 2, 2018 and will graduate in June, 2018
SLEO II to BCPO Waiver Class will start January 5, 2018 and will end on January 19, 2018
SLEO II to BCPO Waiver Class will start July 13, 2018 and will end on July 27, 2018
Alternate Route Program
The 2017 fall Alternate Route Program selection process has started. The Camden County College Police Academy will not be accepting applications through www.PoliceApp.com/CCCPA again until the new Alternate Route Program begins in January 2018. Continue to monitor the Police Academy website for the start of the next Alternate Route Program selection process.
Disclaimer: Alternate Route class size is limited by the NJ Police Training Commission and applicants are ranked by a testing process. Consequently, submitting an application to the Alternate Route Program does not guarantee acceptance to the Camden County College Police Academy. Candidates who are accepted into & successfully complete the Alternate Route Program shall be eligible to receive a State of New Jersey Police Training Commission certification after seeking employment to a NJ Law Enforcement agency.
Training Catalog Update
In-service Training Alert!
The below listed classes are now filled for 2017 year.
- Methods of Instruction (Both classes) February and November
- Advanced Rifle Course 12/11-13/17
- Basic Rifle Operator
- Police Service Rifle Instructor(Both Classes) May, and July classes
- Rapid Deployment Response to Active Shooter
- Interview & Interrogation
- Firearms Instructor (Both Classes) February and November
- Basic Swat
- Street Survival (Both Classes) April and October
- Conducted Energy Device Operator – 2/8-9/17, 3/29-30/17, 8/16-17/17, 10/25-26/17
- Crime Scene Investigation Class – 9/11-15/17
- Field Training Officer Preparation Class – 10/18-20/17
- Subgun Instructor Class – 9/11-15/17