Temple University Criminal Justice Training Programs


Temple University Criminal Justice Training Programs

Criminal Justice Training Programs, a division of the Temple University Department of Criminal Justice, is an interdisciplinary unit that has conducted professional development programs for a variety of criminal justice agencies and occupations since 1968. Today, over 3,000 criminal justice professionals attend programs offered by CJTP each year including police officers, deputy sheriffs, state constables, legislative security officers, magisterial district court staff, school resource officers, park rangers, and crime prevention specialists. Other activities include continuing education programs for agencies allied to the criminal justice system, and the development of curricula including distance-learning. For the latest news and developments, please see the announcements below.

Temple University Police Academy Open House

Temple University Police Academy is holding an open house for those interested in attending the Act 120 Municipal Police Academy. There will be a brief presentation followed by question and answer session. Academy staff and Police Academy alum will be on hand to answer questions. Light refreshments will be served. The event will be conducted on Tuesday March 12th, 2019 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. The program will take place at Temple University Ambler, located at 580 Meetinghouse Rd, Ambler in the Bright Hall Lounge Applicants who attend and gain acceptance to the program are eligible to have the application fee waived.

The event is free but those interested must register. APPLY NOW!

For questions or registration assistance, please contact Police Academy Director Chris Willard 267-468-8600 or cwillard@temple.edu.

Seasonal Law Enforcement Training Program

Temple’s SLETP is a full-time, federally-accredited (FLETA) 19-week program consisting of more than 700 hours of professional instruction designed to prepare and enable students to obtain employment with the National Park Service as a seasonal law enforcement ranger.

Temple University Police Training Academy

Interested in being under the Temple Law Enforcement umbrella? Class 19-01 is now Accepting Applications for the May 2019 Class!

CJTP Training Programs

We offer a diverse selection of training programs that you can take advantage of to further your career in law enforcement. We also offer an Instructor Development course that is beneficial for law enforcemnet professionsals and instructors!


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