To help you succeed in gaining acceptance to the Basic Recruit Law Enforcement and/or Corrections Office programs at Northwest Florida State College, you must complete the following three steps:
All Academy applicants must complete the NWFSC application process. Click on the link below to apply. You will be applying as a CREDIT student seeking a certificate.
Under Academic Program of Interest, make your vocational certificate program selection:
VC Correctional Officer (Basic) or VC Law Enforcement Officer (Basic).
You will be assigned a student number and email address in Raidernet. You should check Raidernet and your college email account for any important notifications from Admissions, Financial Aid and the Criminal Justice Training Center. All applicants are subject to admission requirements as outlined in the NWFSC catalog.
The FBAT is an exam that is required for all Northwest Florida State College students who are entering the Law Enforcement or Corrections programs. The cost is $38.50. To sign up for the FBAT, click on the link below.
Choose the applicable exam and schedule a date.
After you complete the exam, obtain a printout of your score.
Put this printout with your application packet.
For general information about FBAT, click on the link below. To contact the Testing Center, call 850-729-4974.
| Basic Recruit Application [pdf]
All applicants must review the
as noted on
the CJSTC-75B Physical Fitness Assessment form.
Fill out the application, including the FLDE and NWFSC Physical Assessment forms. Please type or print legibly in black ink. Please do not leave any blank spaces. Write "N/A" if something does not apply to you.
The FBAT score printout and DD214 (if applicable) must be attached to the application packet.
Criminal Justice Training Center
Northwest Florida State College
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