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Application for the Upcoming January (Summer) 2023 Basic Peace Officer Day Academy

Applications for the Upcoming January (Spring) 2023 Day and Night Academy are now available at the link below.

The next Day and Night Class will start January 9, 2023.

Important instructions:

  • Application must be typed and printed single sided. Handwritten applications are not accepted.
  • The physical may only be conducted by a health care professional with the designation of:
    • M.D.
    • D.O.
    • P.A.
    • C.N.P.
  • Application must be turned in to the academy office by the applicant by the deadline date.
  • Nine-panel urine drug screens are now required by the State of Ohio.  Please follow the instruction on the Drug Screen sheet in the application packet.  Results must accompany the application or be e-mailed directly to the academy at sinclair.academy@sinclair.edu PRIOR to bringing in the application.   You can submit your application with a receipt showing the sample has been collected.

Deadline for application is Friday, December 2, 2022 at 4:00 p.m.

Upon receipt of a properly completed application you will be scheduled for the Physical Fitness assessment. The entry standards may be viewed by the below link. The difficulty of the entry tests should not be underestimated. Applicants should start a physical conditioning regiment now rather than wait until the last minute.

PLEASE NOTE: Prior to completing the below application, you must read the OPOTA Student Handbook.