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.


Winter 2023 Police Academy

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Applications Available August 15, 2022 
Application Deadline November 14, 2022
Interview Date (tentative) Week of December 5, 2022
Academy Orientation January 20, 2023
Academy Starts January 23, 2023
Graduation May 18, 2023

Academy Requirements

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must be a United States Citizen
  • Good moral character
  • Must have a valid 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 July 25, 2022.
    (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.