Law Enforcement

The Phase I / Pre-Employment Basic Course for Police (LEC) program @ OCC is offered over the course of two (2) academic semesters. Regular tuition rates apply, including full time tuition for two (2) semesters, materials fee, EVOC fee, and uniform costs (out of pocket expense). This program is approximately 80% of the Basic Course for Police required by NYS for all police officers; the portion not taught in Phase I is taught in Phase II, following your being hired by a police agency. 

The Phase I program is an evening program, meeting three (3) or four (4) evenings a week (depending on scheduling) from 6:00-10:00pm, and Saturday mornings from 6:00-8:30am for PT.
Our Fall 2014 Academy class is scheduled to start on August 25, 2014 with the Fall 2014 semester; you are encouraged to begin the application process as soon as possible. Below is a list of simple instructions on what needs to be done; all students must be 20yrs old prior to December 2014 to be eligible for this course.

LEC Pre-requisites: 

  • High School Diploma / GED
  • Valid NYS Drivers License
  • Must be a US citizen or lawfully residing in the US
  • Must be 20yrs old prior to the end of the Academy class registering for
  • English Placement testing - must test at ENG-103 level
  • Physical Agility Test
  • Interview
To Get Started:
  • Complete OCC Application, including sending in immunization records, high school transcripts, college transcripts (if applicable)
  • Complete English Placement Testing - all students must test at ENG-103 level to be accepted to LEC
  • Apply for Financial Aid

It is strongly recommended that all persons interested in the Phase I program attend an Information Session as the entire program is explained in length, and all questions are answered at that time. There is no pre-registration required for the Information Sessions. 

All students interested in the Phase I program are required to take a Physical Agility test & pass through an interview portion prior to being accepted into the Academy; you will be able to register for a PT test at the Information Session. The Physical Agility test includes sit-ups, pushups and a 1.5mile run in a timed environment, based on age & gender.

If you have any questions, please contact our office at 315-498-6042.

Scheduled Classes

Our Law Enforcement Classes

For Information relating to the Phase I / Pre-Employment (LEC) Program, please contact our office at 315-498-6042.

The next Phase I / Pre-Employment (LEC) Program is set to begin with the 2014 Fall credit semester in August 2014; classes will be held Tuesday - Thursday evenings, 6-10pm, Saturday mornings, 6-8:30am.

  

Section Name 

  

Day 

  

Date of Class 

  

Time 

  

Location 

Phase I Information Session 

 

February 2015

6:00-9:00pm 

OCC – Mulroy Hall, TBA 

Phase I Information Session 


March 2015

6:00-9:00pm 

OCC – Mulroy Hall, TBA 

 

Phase I Information Session 


April 2015
 6:00-9:00pm OCC – Mulroy Hall, TBA

Phase I Information Session 


May 2015
  6:00-9:00pm
OCC – Mulroy Hall, TBA

Phase I Information Session 



6:00-9:00pm 

OCC – Mulroy Hall, TBA 

Phase I Information Session 

 


6:00-9:00pm 

OCC – Mulroy Hall, TBA 

 

Term 

Section Name 

 

Day 

 

Date of Class 

 

Time 

 

Location 

Reg Deadline 


PSCIM -  EMG-152 


TBD - Fall 2015


OCC – Mulroy Hall 


If the course you're looking for isn't currently scheduled, contact us and we'll see what we can do.