In-Service Training

Wayne County Regional Police Training Academy

Must apply in person with valid driver's license.

Schoolcraft College – Academy Training Center
31777 Industrial Road
Livonia, Michigan

Phone: 734-462-4306
Hours: Monday–Friday, 8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Winter 2020 Police Academy

Applications Available Thursday, August 1, 2019
Application Deadline Friday, November 1, 2019
Interview Date (tentative) Week of November 18, 2019
Academy Orientation (mandatory)  Friday, January 3, 2020
Academy Starts Monday, January 5, 2020
Graduation Thursday, April 30, 2020

Academy Requirements

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must be a United States Citizen
  • Good moral character
  • Must have a valid Michigan Driver’s License (at time of application)
    • No license suspension in the last 5 years
    • No serious violations in the last 5 years
    • No more than 3 minor violations within the past 3 years
  • Must have successfully completed the MCOLES reading/writing test
  • Must have successfully completed MCOLES Physical Fitness Agility Test after July 7, 2019.
    (Test dates found at
  • Associate Degree upon graduation of the Academy (if no Associate’s Degree, must have at least 41 semester credits in Criminal Justice, contact counselor to obtain your application to graduate)
    Waiver of Associate Degree for prior Military Police Officers with a minimum of 2080 hours military law enforcement experience. Waiver issued by MCOLES based on an honorable discharge and review of properly executed DD-214.