The mission of the Training Center is to provide the highest level of ethical, modern and practical training to current and future Public Safety Professionals and to prepare them for the challenges of today and tomorrow.
- How to Sign Up
- Basic Abilities Test (CJBAT)
- Cost Requirements / Fees
- Requirements to Attend Academy
- Financial Assistance
- Transcript Request
- Selection Center / EOT
- Florida Law Enforcement Academy (FLE)
- Correctional Officer (COR)
- Crossover from Correctional Officer to Law Enforcement Officer
- Crossover from Law Enforcement Officer to Correctional Officer
Message from the Director
Welcome to the Citrus County Public Safety Training Center located at Withlacoochee Technical College!
The Citrus County School District and the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office have partnered to offer the highest level of training for current Public Safety Officials and those interested in joining our profession.
Our Criminal Justice Programs produce quality graduates from both the Correctional Officer and The Florida Law Enforcement Academy Officer Certification Courses. We strive to provide the latest techniques from the best sources in all of our Advanced & Specialized Law Enforcement and Corrections Courses.
We pride ourselves in the dedication of our staff. From our Secretary and Program Coordinators to our Instructional Staff, we are committed to making your experience positive. Whether you’re a seasoned veteran or exploring the Public Safety profession for the first time, our commitment to you is the same: “Provide the highest level of professional training to better prepare you for today, tomorrow and throughout your career.”
Captain Michael Kanter
Training Center Director
Phone: 352-726-2430, x4353