Corrections and Law Enforcement Training at NFCC

MADISON, FL – The North Florida Community College Public Safety Academy is planning its next round of Correctional Basic Recruit and Law Enforcement Recruit classes and invites anyone interested in a career in public safety to explore NFCC’s training opportunities. According to NFCC Public Safety Academy Director Rick Davis, recruits that train at NFCC have the advantage of training in a top-notch facility with exceptional instructors.

“Our goal is to help each student reach their fullest potential,” said Davis. “Our instructors help recruits enter the workforce with the skills and confidence needed for a successful and honorable career in law enforcement or corrections.”

Correctional Officers are currently in high demand across the state with the Florida Department of Corrections seeking applicants statewide ( NFCC works with correctional institutes across North Florida and is proud to have graduates employed throughout the state in careers that range from entry level Correctional Officer all the way up to Warden.

The upcoming NFCC Correctional Basic Recruit class is scheduled to begin during the Spring Term 2018. Classes are held Monday-Thursday from 6-11 p.m. and the program takes approximately six months to complete.

Law Enforcement Recruit classes are open entry with a new class beginning every few weeks. Classes are held Monday-Thursday from 6-11 p.m. and the program takes approximately eleven months to complete.

For more information about training opportunities offered through the NFCC Public Safety Academy, contact Gail Hackle at 850-973-1617 or Please note that the NFCC campus will be closed for winter break Dec. 13 through Jan. 1; campus reopens on Jan. 2. More information is available at