School Protection Officer Academy

Academy dates

June 12, 2017 - June 30, 2017


Includes informational letter, registration form and legal questionnaire. The registration form, and legal questionnaire, along with a $250 nonrefundable deposit must be received in order to hold a space in class.

Class size is limited, please register early to save your seat!


Tuition for the Class A program is $1,800. The fee includes all texts, notebooks, a graduation certificate and continuing education units (CEUs).

Tuition is subject to change.


LETI is located at Mizzou North *115 Business Loop 70 West* in Columbia, Missouri.

Required documentation

  • Copy of written request for designation as a school protection officer as submitted to district superintendent.
  • Proof of valid concealed carry endorsement or permit.
  • Verification of Federal Bureau of Investigations criminal background check.
  • Letter of recommendation from district superintendent.
  • Letter of recommendation from school principal or immediate supervisor.
  • Completed School Protection Officer registration 

To obtain more information about the SPO Academy, email the Law Enforcement Training Institute at or call 573-882-4978.