Law Enforcement Training

The Law Enforcement Training program at VGCC is designed to provide Sworn Law Enforcement Officers, Detention Officers, Telecommunicators and Corrections Officers with the opportunity to gain knowledge and skills based on new and existing technology. Programs are open to all Law Enforcement Agencies in the area. A broad range of Mandated and Specialty classes, based on both agency needs and new training standards, are offered during the year on the college campus and at various agency locations.  


To pre-register for a traditional classroom course please click on the "Traditional Schedule" link below.  Students who arrive late or leave early will not receive full credit for the training course.  100% attendance is required in all training courses.   Attendees must bring any issued equipment needed for the course on the day it is to be utilized. Enrollment in the following courses is restricted to Law Enforcement Officers and Criminal Justice Professionals.

Traditional Schedule Click on "Traditional Schedule" to see a list of trainings offered at the VGCC campuses or off-site locations.

The cost for in-service training courses is FREE for certified officers affiliated with a public North Carolina Agency, otherwise you will be required to pay the designated registration fee.


Enrollment in these courses is restricted to Law Enforcement Officers and Criminal Justice Professionals.

Dress Code

The dress code is business casual unless course participation requires other specific attire. T-shirts and  shorts are not allowed. If you wear your service weapon to training at VGCC you must display your badge also.

Cancelation Policy:

A course may be canceled if fewer than 10 students are enrolled.  Every effort will be made to provide sufficient notice to the student should the need to cancel a course arise.

Learn more   about Basic Law Enforcement Training.

BLET - 676 hours - Fall Class - August-December/Spring Class - January-May

Contact Information

Andrea Hyson, Coordinator/Instructor for BLET/Law Enforcement Traininig
Glen Boyd, Assistant Coordinator/Instructor for Corrections/Law Enforcement Training
Trudy Hargrove, BLET/Law Enforcement Training Administrative Assistant