Basic Training Bureau

Certification Schedule

  • Each Basic Police Officer Training (BPOT) Academy Class size is limited to 60 students.
  • The Basic Training Bureau will process applications on a first come first served basis. The applications will be placed on the eligible to attend list based upon the date a complete application is received.
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ClassDates
2016 Basic Police Officer Training Academy Classes
192February 1 - May 20, 2016
193July 25 - November 16, 2016
2017 Basic Police Officer Training Academy Classes
194January 29, 2017 - May 19, 2017
195July 9, 2017 - TBD
2018 Basic Police Officer Training Academy Classes
196January 29, 2018 - TBD
197July 9, 2018 - TBD
2017 Mandatory Assessment (M) Schedule
TypeDateLocationTime
MJanuary 13, 2017 (Mandatory Assessment for entrance into Basic #194)
All application packets must be completed, received and approved before participation in the assessment.
Only the first 60 participants with completed packets and meet the physical fitness assessment standards will be accepted.
Santa Fe1:00 p.m.
MJune 23, 2017 (Mandatory Assessment for entrance into Basic #195)
All application packets must be completed, received and approved before participation in the assessment.
Only the first 60 participants with completed packets and meet the physical fitness assessment standards will be accepted.
Santa Fe9:00 a.m.
2017 Mandatory Assessment (M) Schedule
MJanuary 12, 2018 (Mandatory Assessment for entrance into Basic #195)
All application packets must be completed, received and approved before participation in the assessment.
Only the first 60 participants with completed packets and meet the physical fitness assessment standards will be accepted.
Santa Fe1:00 p.m.
MJune 22, 2018 (Mandatory Assessment for entrance into Basic #195)
All application packets must be completed, received and approved before participation in the assessment.
Only the first 60 participants with completed packets and meet the physical fitness assessment standards will be accepted.
Santa Fe9:00 a.m.

Certification By Waiver of Previous Training (CBW) Class Schedule

ClassDatesSchedule
90October 31 - November 04, 2016One Week
91March 6 - 17, 2017Two Week
92June 5 - 16, 2017Two Week
93November 6 - 17, 2017Modified Two Week for Veteran's Day, Week 1 will a 4/10 schedule, with Friday, November 10th off. Week 2 will be standard
94March 5 - 16, 2018Two Week
95June 4 - 15, 2018Two Week
96November 5 - 16, 2018Modified Two Week for Veteran's Day, Week 1 will a 4/10 schedule with Monday, November 12th off. Week 2 will be standard

Important Information Regarding Class Sizes and Application Requirements

 

  • The Certification by Waiver of Previous Training requirements were amended at the July 24, 2012 NMLEA Board meeting. The new requirements are: 10.29.6 NMAC
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  • Each Certification by Waiver of Previous Training (CBW) Class size is limited to 25 students.
  • The Basic Training Bureau will process applications on a first come first served basis. The applications will be placed on the eligible to attend list based upon the date a complete application is received. Applications received that are not complete will be returned and will not be considered for eligibility until submitted as a complete package. An application package will not be considered complete until Certification by Waiver of Previous Training Verification of Eligibility – PART I forms and documents have been submitted, eligibility has been established and Certification by Waiver of Previous Training Application Packet – PART II forms are correctly completed and all required supporting documents are submitted. Staff will review faxed or e-mailed copies, but must be in receipt of original and/or notarized copies to consider an application package to be complete.
  • If the Bureau receives more than 25 complete application packages, the excess applicants will be placed on a waiting list, again based upon the date of receipt of a complete application.