Washington Police Academies

The Washington Criminal Justice Training Commission certifies all law enforcement officers in the state through attendance of the Basic Law Enforcement Academy. All attendees must be sponsored by a police agency. The academy itself is a 720-hour academy held at Burien, Washington. The Washington State Patrol operates its own, separate academy for all troopers.


Police Academy NameAddressPhone
Washington State Criminal Justice Training Commission19010 1st Ave S
Burien, WA 98148
206-835-7300
Washington State Patrol Training Academy631 W Dayton-Airport Rd
Shelton, WA 98584
360-426-1661

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