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.


Fall 2021 Police Academy

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Applications Available February 8, 2021
Application Deadline May 17, 2021
Interview Date (tentative) June 7, 2021
Academy Orientation Friday, July 9, 2021
Academy Starts Monday, July 12, 2021
Graduation Wednesday, November 3, 2021

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
    • 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 January 10, 2021.
    (Test dates found at www.Michigan.gov/mcoles)
  • 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)
    OR
    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.