Detention Officer Certification Course
ACC is approved by the N.C. Criminal Justice Commission and the N.C. Sheriff’s Standards to deliver initial certification for detention officers as well as in-service training for detention officers.
Detention Officer Certification Course (DOCC)
The DOCC course is required in order to become a certified detention officer in NC. Students must be Sponsored by a NC Sheriff’s Department to take this course. Please call your local Sheriff’s Department for employment opportunities. For more information, call 336-506-4324 or 336-290-0560.
Any student needing accommodations must submit all required paperwork (both ACC’s and NC Sheriff’s Standards) to the School Director at least 3 weeks prior to the first day of class.
This class requires multiple forms. Please complete the online registration form below AND return the completed application packet.
- Complete the online registration form: Click on the Blue "Register Now" button below to access the online registration form.
- Print off and complete the DOCC application packet below. Many pages require a Physician signature or Notary signature. Return completed, signed forms in one packet to the address listed in the packet.
|Location: ACC, 387||Hours: 174|
|70970 3/1-3/31||M-F 8 am-5 pm*|
|70971 4/19-5/11||M-F 8 am-5 pm*|
*Schedule may vary
Detention Officer In-Service Training
ACC offers many of the mandated and non-mandated courses for detention officers. For more information, call 336-506-4147 or 336-290-0560.