Detention Officer Certification


This course is offered under guidelines and requirements as set forth by N.C. Sheriff’s Education and Training Standards Commission using lecture, demonstrations and practical exercises as methods of instruction by certified state instructors. Trainees must successfully pass State administered exam as well as demonstrate competency in all skill areas in order to be eligible for certification as a detention officer.
Course Fee: $180 (Fee Waived for Public Safety Personnel)–Book Fee: none–CPR Card Fee: $4


Questions?   Contact the Public Safety Coordinator, Kevin White, at  or 252-222-6201.