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Tennessee Law Enforcement Training Academy


March 1 - 19, 2015

September 27 - October 15, 2015


Start/End Time(s)

Students should report to the Academy on the first Sunday of school by 1300.  They will be released on Thursday evening each week.



Tennessee Law Enforcement Training Academy

3025 Lebanon Pike

Nashville, TN  37214



TLETA Instructors

Class Counselor R. Farris



This course is designed to train law enforcement officers hired from another state, or in-state officers who have had a break in service of more than five (5) years but less than ten (10) years, or officers who attended an approved basic law enforcement school and has been hired after two (2) years of the completion of that training.  This Transition School is mandated by POST Rule 1110-02-.01 in place of challenging the POST test.



State Officers – $900

County & Local Officers – $750



105 hours



This training is required within six (6) months of hire date.



Officers will be required to be in uniform each day and bring duty belt, duty weapon, shotgun, handcuffs, tennis shoes, shorts, t-shirt, sweats, and groin protection.


To Register

Please fill out the form and return to Kim Moss.


via email at


or mail to 3025 Lebanon Pike, Nashville, TN 37214


or fax to 615.741.3366


Fill-in Form

Printable Form


Other Notes

Maximum class size is 75 students.  It is mandatory that officers reside at the Academy while attending this course.



For additional information on TLETA programs, please contact us at (615) 741-4448 or email us at: