Part Time Academy | Southwestern Illinois College

The part-time academy is for officers who have been hired as a part-time employee of an Illinois Police agency.  If you have not been hired as a part-time employee of an Illinois Police agency, please see the Intern information.  The part-time academy is primarily a web-based course, but meets approximately every other Saturday and Sunday for nine months, in order to facilitate certain practical training that cannot be conducted on-line.  Attendance at the Saturday and Sunday sessions are required.

To attend the Southwestern Illinois Part Time Police Academy, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be hired as a part-time employee of an Illinois Police agency.
  • Call the Academy office at (618) 222-5396 and make a reservation for the next part-time academy session.
  • Accurately complete a Southwestern Illinois Police Academy Application. Download Application here.
    • Application will be available 60 days prior to the start of the session.
  • Successfully complete the P.O.W.E.R. Test on site.
    Click here for: Explanation of the Test and Preparation Methods

Upcoming Part Time Sessions 

Session 30  
Applications Due Monday, September 30, 2019
Power Test & Orientation Saturday, October 19, 2019
Ending Date Saturday, August 1, 2020
   

Program Cost 

Tuition $2000.00

All tuition and fees set by the ILETSB are subject to change.

Contact information:

Office: 618-222-5396

Fax: 618-236-1094

Address: 2500 Carlyle Ave. Belleville, IL 62221