Hampton Roads Criminal Justice Training Academy

New Course Announcements

Listed below are ALL available HRCJTA, satellite and online course listings. For HRCJTA courses, students may register by mail, e-mail: tameka.guild@hampton.gov, or FAX: (757) 595-1801 with the academy registrar.  For satellite and online courses, refer to the course descriptions for instructions to register.

You can find your course faster by going to the appropriate following categorized listing pages:


Basic TrainingSpecialized Training | Satellite Training | Instructor Training | Online Training

Course Listings

Arrest Control/Defensive Tactics Instructor Class

Classification : Instructor Training
Where : Hampton Roads Criminal Justice Training Academy
When : April 8-12 & 15-16, 2019
Description :
Time: 0700-1545

This course is designed to prepare officers to teach fellow officers the most current techniques of basic arrest control and defensive tactics. this school is physically demanding and participants should be in above average physical condition. Students attending are required to wear appropriate attire for physical activities and bring handcuffs and leather gear on the first day. Participants are required to have a t least 2 years of experience with a criminal justice agency to attend. General Instructor school is highly recommended prior to attending this program.

Open to: Law Enforcement, Jailor/Custodial and Court Security/Civil Process.

Credit Hours: 34 Career Development

Max Students: 25


Classification : Specialized Training
Where : Multiple Locations
When : Multiple Dates
Description :
CASC will be conducting six DUID Training Programsacross the Commonwealth in 2019. This training, for judges, prosecutors and law enforcement officers, focuses on the difficult cases involving driver impairment due to the use of illegal and/or prescription drugs. Topics to be covered include: Recognizing the Drugged Driver, Crashes, Blood Testing Issues, and much more. Additionally, the latest version of the Virginia DUI Manual will be distributed to all participants.
There is no chargefor this single-day training program. Lunch and break refreshments will be provided at no charge. Virginia State Bar MCLE and In-Service Training Credits (4 hours Legal, 6 hours total) are pending.

The DUID Program will be presented at the following locations in 2019:

Newport News: April 18, 2019 - at the Hampton Roads Criminal Justice Training Academy
Winchester: May 9, 2019 - at the Frederick County Public Safety Building
Richmond: June 5, 2019 - at the Virginia State Police Academy
Roanoke: June 27, 2019 - at the DFS Western Laboratory
Nokesville: September 4, 2019 - at the Prince William County Public Safety Training Center
Charlottesville: September 18, 2019 - at the Albemarle County Police Department

Time: 0800 to 1630

Note: You must pre-register to attend.

Registration is conducted on-line at http://www.cas.state.va.us/trainingprograms.htm

Contact Ed Hibbard at whibbard@wm.edu or at (757)253-4994 if you have any questions.

Sheriff's Department and Regional Jails

Classification : Specialized Training
Where : Hampton Roads Criminal Justice Training Academy
When : Multiple Dates (2019)
Description :

Jail Officer/Court Security/Civil Process
May 20-24, 2019
October 21-25, 2019

Jail Officer
September 16-18, 2019

Days 1-3 Jail Officer Recertification and Days 3-5 Court Security/Civil Process Recertification

If needed, you may register separately for cultural diversity and legal update which will be on Wednesday (8 hours) of the in-service week.

NCIC/VCIN Basic Schools and VCIN Recertification

Classification : Specialized Training
Where : Virginia State Police
When : N/A
Description :
Please contact your training division or agency administrator for locations, dates and times.

Multiple Classes

Classification : Online Training
Where : On-Line
When : Multiple Dates
Description :
January 1, 2019 - March 15, 2019
April 1, 2019 - June 15, 2019
July 1, 2019 - September 15, 2019
October 1, 2019 - December 15, 2019

Student completion information is NOT available or reported until 10 days after the session closes.

Please check the Academy's website at www.hrcjta.org for details.