Sheriff and Police Departments

Law Enforcement In-Service


TCOLE contact numbers and email addresses found at:

Training mandates for the 2013-2015 training unit:

2013 – 2015 Training unit – 40 hours

2015 – 2017 Training unit – 40 hours

Required Courses
(TX Occupations Code 1701.258(a), 1701.351(a-1) and 1701.352)

2013 to 2015  - Course #3183 – State and Federal Law Update Course

2015 to 2017  - Course #3184 – State and Federal Law Update Course

4 year Training Cycle 2013 to 2017

Those holding a BASIC PEACE OFFICER Certificate or no certificate will be 
required to have Cultural Diversity, Special Investigative Topics and CIT.

Those holding an INTERMEDIATE or higher do not have specific courses
(other than the State and Federal Law Update Course).

Officers first licensed after January 1, 2011 must complete the basic Human
Trafficking course within the first year of licensure.


Training Calendar

Schedule 2014 2015

Training Mandates and Certificates

Proficiency & Other Certificates

Training Sponsorship Criteria:
Where indicated with “PRPC Sponsored,” the tuition and fees are paid for by the Panhandle Regional Planning Commission for municipal and county law enforcement officers in the top 26 counties of the Texas Panhandle.

For courses less than 20 hours, there will be no charge. For courses of 20 hours, there will be a $10 charge. For courses of more than 20 hours, there will be a $20 charge. These costs are billed by and payable to PRPC.

Open enrollment/Non-PRPC covered students may be assessed a $2.00 technology fee in addition to the tuition & fees listed for each class.

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