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Jail Academy Details

Group Jail Academy Graduates
Why enroll in Jail Officer Academy?

- Solid earning potential – $21.24 median hourly wage (Source: Emsi  - www.economicmodeling.com)
- Short program – only 1 class to complete your DOJ training
- Job satisfaction - serve your community by keeping residents safe

Course Information:

This 200-hour Department of Justice course presents the learner with the necessary training to become certified as a jail officer in the state of Wisconsin.

Our Next Offerings:

Full-Time: January 11 - February 12, 2021
Application Deadline: December 7, 2020
This class will run Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. for 5 weeks

Full-Time: May 25 - June 29, 2021
Application Deadline: April 27, 2021
This class will run Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. for 5 weeks

Full-Time: September 13 - October 15, 2021
Application Deadline: August 13, 2021
This class will run Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. for 5 weeks

Are you a self-sponsored applicant?

What are the requirements to apply?

  • High school graduate or equivalent

  • Criminal Background Check

  • Proof of United States Citizenship with original birth certificate or other document approved by the Department of Justice

  • 18 years of age

Self-sponsored applicants will receive the Jail Academy application packet upon request. Please return all application materials as indicated in the packet. 
 

Are you a sponsored applicant?

All sponsored students must have their agency representative contact Kysa Walter via email to request a spot in the class.

Questions?

For other inquiries contact Kysa Walter at 1-800-422-6982 ext. 2627 or kysa.walter@nwtc.edu

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