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Certification Schedule

  • Each Basic Police Officer Training (BPOT) Academy Class size is limited to 50 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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2013 Basic Police Officer Training Academy Classes
ClassDates
185January 7, 2013 to June 7, 2013
186July 28, 2013 to December 20, 2013

Schedule has changed from the previous July 8, 2013 starting date

2014 Basic Police Officer Training Academy Classes
ClassDates
187January 21, 2014 to May 9, 2014New 16 week Academy curriculum
188March 9, 2014 to June 27, 2014
189August 25, 2014 to December 19, 2014
Pre-Academy Assessment (P) and Mandatory Assessment (M) Schedule
TypeDateLocationTime
MJanuary 6, 2014 (Mandatory Assessment for entrance into Basic #187)
All application packets must be received and approved before participation
Santa Fe1:00 p.m.
MFebruary 24, 2014 (Mandatory Assessment for entrance into Basic #188)
All application packets must be received and approved before participation
Santa Fe1:00 p.m.
MAugust 11, 2014 (Mandatory Assessment for entrance into Basic #189)
All application packets must be received and approved before participation
Santa Fe8:00 a.m.

Certification By Waiver of Previous Training (CBW) Class Schedule

Class
Dates
Schedule
82July 14 - 18, 2014
Rescheduled from June 23 - 27, 2014
TBD
83October 13 - 17, 2014
Rescheduled from October 6 - 10, 2014
TBD

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.