Training

We have a very robust training department within the PD. Find out specific related to training we provide.

Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events (CRASE) Coming Soon to AP…

Citizens Academy Training, 2016… Coming this December, the Aransas Pass Police Department will host active shooter training for the community. We’ve seen the need for some time and have been planning this training for our residents and business stakeholders. Being a South Texas law enforcement training hub and leader, we have the staff and experience […]

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Trauma Affected Veterans

Trauma Affected Veterans Training

This week, Aransas Pass officers and support staff attended training on Trauma Affected Veterans. Specifically, this training assists officers who respond to situations involving veterans in crisis. We hope this training will better equip new officers with understanding the similarities between law enforcement and military. Additionally, officers will better understand the types of trauma our […]

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TCOLE Training Audit

The Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) recently audited the police department training files. We’re happy to report we received a clean bill of health and their blessing to carry on with our wonderful training program. Here are the highlights, as reported by Capt. Lynn Pierce, our Training Coordinator. The audit included a review of […]

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Police Training Tools

In the pursuit of excellence and continued education, the Aransas Pass Police Department has purchased new training equipment to provide the best and most realistic training possible to both our law enforcement officers and law enforcement officers from around the area. With the addition of both the RedMan Suit and the Taser Suit we will […]

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Law Enforcement Training Offered State-Wide by Aransas Pass Police Training Academy

Aransas Pass Police Training Academy is hosting law enforcement training open to law enforcement from all over Texas. The training topic is Optimum Interdiction Techniques which is meant to instruct officers working trafficking and drug interdiction. This course brought in over 140 people to the Aransas Pass Civic Center from all across the Great State […]

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Police Training Calendar Updated!

The Aransas Pass Police Department has updated it’s police training schedule.  Join us for some of the best training available for the law enforcement professional. Current classes being offered: Distracted Driver Training, Optimum Interdiction Techniques, Texas DPS Helicopter Familiarization, Building Searches (Using Sim Guns), Juvenile Law Training, Defensive Tactics for Law Enforcement, Basic Gang Investigations, and Statutory Law […]

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Training Schedule Updated

The Aransas Pass Police Department Training Division has updated its training schedule.  We have added the following courses: SFST Refresher 12/14/2012 Law Update #3182 (Due to Popular Demand) 01/04/2013 SFST Refresher 03/08/2013 Too see a complete list, check out our training calendar.

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Basic Gang Investigations

The Aransas Pass Police Department is putting on a basic gang investigations course.  The Course is a graphics-driven training curriculum which covers a wide variety of gang related issues.  The course examines the state and federal laws that govern gang member submission criteria.  The course also discusses the value of gang intelligence during a trial […]

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Basic Building Search

The Aransas Pass Police Training Division will be hosting a course on basic building searches.  This course will give officers an overview of the tactics involved with searching buildings and actual hands on experience.  The course involves eight hours of classroom instructional training and eight hours of field searches.  Officers will be equipped with sim-guns and safety equipment to demonstrate the realistic nature […]

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FREE Law Enforcement Training

The Aransas Pass Police training division is offering free law enforcement training to certified law enforcement officers all over the nation.  The event topic will be Optimum Interdiction Techniques along with Advanced Passenger Vehicle Criminal and Terrorism Interdiction.  The event will be held at the Aransas Pass Civic Center on February 19-22, 2013.  All certified […]

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New Training Aid to Assist Officers

Courtesy of the Aransas Pass Crime Control and Prevention District Board, the Aransas Pass Police Department was able to invest in the purchase of Simunition training equipment for officers.  Simunitions retrofit to regular duty firearms carried by our officers.  The kits will not chamber live rounds when attached to a firearm and only allow for […]

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