Whether you are an open enrollment student or have the backing of a law enforcement agency for the purpose of training, the Ohio Peace Officer Training program is required. You must complete this training to work as a peace officer in the State of Ohio.

This 26-credit hour training introduces you to the study of criminal justice, and it provides participants with basics in defensive tactics, defensive driving, and other practical skills. Students learn investigative methods and the fundamentals of constitutional law and homeland security.

For more information about pursuing Ohio Peace Officer Training, please contact one of our Zane State College Peace Officer Training Academy commanders.