Application Process

Step 1

Please complete and print out the following form:

Application (PDF) 

Police Academy Application


If completing and saving the form electronically, use the following file naming convention: lastname_application.

After saving your completed application, email as an attachment to:

Step 2

Call the academy office for appointment:


*You will be given a Student Health Data Form and Fingerprint Form at this time.

Step 3


There will be an orientation one week prior to the beginning of each Academy session.  This orientation serves to give incoming cadets the basic information necessary to start the Academy successfully, including: Curriculum and Hours of Instruction, Class Schedule, Grading, Academy Chain of Command, and Rules/Regulations that are mandated by the Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission (OPOTC).