MA AMERICAN LEGION STUDENT TROOPER PROGRAMState Police Academy in New Braintree, MassachusettsJuly 14-July 18, 2008 and July 28 - August 1, 2, 2008The program consists of a one-week live in police Academy class. Each class will be an extensive law enforcement career-training program patterned after the Mass. State Police Recruit Training program. Discipline is strict and vigorous physical training, including running and calisthenics is required. Each day there are classes on a variety of Police related subjects such as Motor Vehicle Law, investigating techniques, and firearm demonstrations, You will also learn about special units as Special Tactics, K-9, Radio, Mounted Units, Helicopters and computer capabilities. The experience is real, the physical exertion is real, and the joy of accomplishment is real. It is no summer camp.The program is open to male and female high school students’ age 15 to 17 years. An application essay is required. Pick up application information in the Main Office. The deadline for application is May 18.
This sounds like quite the experience, to say the least. I wonder how many will sign up. Any aspiring cops in the house?