Nevada Police Academies

There are several department-run and regional police academies in Nevada that are approved by the Nevada Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training. Nevada POST also operates its own 16-week residential basic police academy. All peace officers in the state must graduate from one of these academies to be certified as a Category I, Category II, or Category II peace officer.

Police Academy NameAddressPhone
High Sierra Regional Law Enforcement Academy7000 Dandini Blvd
Reno, NV 89512
Las Vegas Metro Training Academy861 N Mojave Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Nevada Department Of Corrections Academy5500 Snyder Ave
Carson City, NV 89702
Nevada Law Enforcement Academy2101 Snyder Ave
Carson City, NV 89701
Nevada Peace Officer Standards and Training555 Wright Way
Carson City, NV 89711
North Las Vegas Police Department Training Center1301 E Lake Mead Blvd
North Las Vegas, NV 89030
Nye County Sheriffs Office Regional Training Academy211 W Montgomery Ave
Beatty, NV 89003
Southern Desert Regional Police Academy700 College Drive
Henderson, NV 89002

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