• Contacts

    Academy Support Staff Kimberly C. Gaskin, 727-341-4516
    Academy Coordinator Joe Saponare, 727-344-8078

  • Upcoming Academies

    Upcoming Academies
    February 11 - May 6, 2019 CRC98
    May 20 - August 7, 2019 CRC99
    August 26 - November 12, 2019 CRC100
SPC > Academic Communities > Corrections Academy
  • Corrections academy

Corrections Academy

  • Corrections officer career

    Our academy prepares you to become a correctional officer. You can serve in local sheriffs' departments, Florida Department of Corrections facilities and private correctional companies.

  • PSAV to AS to BAS
  • FDLE approved

    The Corrections Academy provides the training you need to pass the Florida Department of Law Enforcement State Certification Examination. Our academy is held at our FDLE approved training center and uses the curriculum of the Florida Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission (CJSTC).

    See the courses for our Corrections Academy. 

    Your path to our associate and bachelor's degrees

  • Corrections Academy schedule and length

    12-14 weeks
    444 hours
    Full-time days: 7:45 a.m.- 4:45 p.m.

  • These Post Secondary Adult Vocational courses count toward the corrections sub-plan of our A.S. degree in Criminal Justice Technology. Our A.S. transfers to our bachelor's degree in Public Safety Administration.
  • Corrections Academy costs

    In-state residents: $3,200
    Out-of-state residents: $6,396.92

    Tuition is subject to change. In-state tuition rates only apply to those who can prove Florida residency for at least 12 consecutive months. Books and uniforms cost about $300.

  • The St. Petersburg College Allstate Center is located at 3200 34th St. S., St. Petersburg, FL 33711. Use the interactive map below to plan your route. Use our campus locator map to locate buildings and classrooms on campus. View hours of operation.