Basic Peace Officer Academy

BASIC PEACE OFFICER ACADEMY

Basic Peace Officer Academy

The Basic Peace Officer Academy is brought to you by a partnership between Pickaway-Ross Adult Education and OHIO Chillicothe.

The Academy provides the cadet with the fundamentals necessary for seeking certification and employment as a peace officer in Ohio. The academy is conducted in strict compliance with all rules and regulations prescribed by the Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission (OPOTC). Cadets must meet all requirements set forth by Pickaway-Ross and the OPOTC to enroll, graduate, qualify for the state certification exam, and ultimately become certified as peace officers in Ohio

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Questions?

If you have any questions regarding the enrollment process, enrollment requirements, or academy requirements, please feel free to contact:

Debbie Schiff in PRCTC Adult Education Public Safety Enrollment at debbie.schiff@pickawayross.com or 740-642-1284

School Commander Terri Mikesh at terri.mikesh@pickawayross.com or 740-642-1384.

For more information, please call (740) 642-1284.

UPCOMING INFO SESSIONS

Nov. 29TH @ 12 PM & 5 PM

  • December 6th @ 12 PM & 5 PM

  • December 13th @ 12 PM & 5 PM

  • December 20th @ 12 PM & 5 PM

Info Sessions will take place at:
Pickaway-Ross Adult Education, 1410 Industrial Dr., Chillicothe, OH. 45601

UPCOMING PHYSICAL FITNESS ASSESSMENT (REQUIRED)

  • Dec. 18TH @ 3 p.m.

Fitness testing sessions will take place at:
Pickaway-Ross Adult Education, 1410 Industrial Dr., Chillicothe, OH. 45601

PROGRAMS AVAILABLE

Anatomy & Physiology 

Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT)

Basic Peace Officer Academy

Emergency Medical Technician - Basic (EMT-B)

EMT-Basic Refresher

Firefighter I

36-hour Volunteer Firefighter Training

Firefighter II Transition

EMS & Fire Instructor  

Paramedic

This program is eligible for Financial Aid