Basic Law Enforcement Training

Mission Statement

The Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) curriculum at Alamance Community College is B.L.E.T. logodesigned to prepare entry level individuals with the needed skills to become certified law enforcement officers in North Carolina.

Special Admission Requirements Mandates

  1. Must be a United States citizen.
  2. Applicants must be 20 years of age by the first day of class. Proof of age will be required at the time of registration. A waiver may be obtained at 19 years of age but the cadet must be 20 years of age before the date of the state exam.
  3. High School graduate or GED. (High School diplomas earned through correspondence not recognized)
  4. Applicants with any felony convictions regardless of date of offense may not enroll. Applicants will have a criminal history evaluation given to the school director prior to enrollment.
  5. Successfully complete the College reading placement assessment as outlined by the state of North Carolina. (With a score at or above tenth grade level or equivalent)
  6. Possess a valid North Carolina driver’s license.

Program Outcomes:

This program utilizes state commission-mandated topics and methods of instruction. General subjects include, but are not limited to, criminal, juvenile, civil, traffic, ABC law, investigative, patrol, custody, court procedures, emergency response, ethics and community relations.

Students must successfully complete and pass all units of study which include the certification examination 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.

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Contact Us:

Application packet can be picked up at the main campus in Graham, N.C., or contact the Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) office at 336-506-4034.

Chris Verdeck,  BLET Coordinator 

Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET)

The BLET course is required in order to become a law enforcement officer in NC. Students must be sponsored or hired by a law enforcement agency to take this course. For more information, call 336-506-4034.          Financial Aid may be available.

  Hours Location: ACC Cost:  Approx.  $300 (Uniforms & Materials)
Day  740+ 7/26-12/3/21 M-F   8 am-5 pm* REGISTER BY 6/30/21
Night 740+ 3/1-10/1/2021 M-TH 6-10 pm/   Sa 8 am-5 pm* REGISTER BY 2/1/21

                                                                *Schedule may vary

Admission Packet Required 

After you register, please download the admissions packet or pick up a packet at either campus. 

Call 336-506-4034 for packet locations.

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Download 2021 Admissions Packet