Blount County
Sheriff's Office

940 E. Lamar Alexander Parkway
Maryville, TN 37804

Phone: (865) 273-5000
    Fax: (865) 273-5134

Crime Prevention Hotline
           (865) 273-5200
Non-Emergency Dispatch
           (865) 983-3620

Apply for the
Citizens Academy

Apply for the
LE Training Academy
Apply for the
Explorer Post Program

The Blount County Sheriff’s Office is currently accepting applications for a 12 week “Basic Regional Law Enforcement Training Academy” approved by the Peace Officer Standards and Training Commission for Tennessee.

Class Dates
Applications Due: 03/16/2016
Academy Starts: 04/04/2016
Graduation: 06/24/2016

Cost: $2,500.00 per applicant.

Download Academy Application PDF (345 KB)

Completed applications can be mailed to the following address:

All applicants must be a full-time, sworn officer, currently employed with a law enforcement agency.

All questions about the Regional Law Enforcement Training Academy should be directed to Jennifer Harrington (academy@bcso.com), or call 865-273-5000.

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Blount County Sheriff's Office
Training Academy
c/o Jennifer Harrington
940 E. Lamar Alexander Parkway
Maryville, TN 37804