Academy Support Staff Heather Clarke, 727-341-4516
Academy Coordinator Joe Saponare, 727-344-8078
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.
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.
12-14 weeks444 hours
Full-time days: 7:45 a.m.- 4:45 p.m.
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.
St. Petersburg College P.O. Box 13489St. Petersburg FL 33733-3489727-341-4772