POST Transition School


March 26 – April 13, 2017

September 24 - October 12, 2017

Start/End Time(s) Students should report to the Academy on the first Sunday of school by 1300, in departmental uniform with no duty belt or weapon. They will be released on Thursday evening each week.

Tennessee Law Enforcement Training Academy
3025 Lebanon Pike
Nashville, TN 37214


TLETA Instructors

Ray Farris, Class Counselor


This course is designed to train law enforcement officers hired from another state, or in-state officers who have had a break in service of more than five (5) years but less than ten (10) years, or officers who attended an approved basic law enforcement school and has been hired after two (2) years of the completion of that training.  This Transition School is mandated by POST Rule 1110-02-.01 in place of challenging the POST test.


County & Local Officers – $825
State Officers – $975

Tuition TBD

Length 120 hours
Prerequisites This training is required within six (6) months of hire date.

Officers will be required to be in uniform each day and bring duty belt, duty weapon, shotgun, handcuffs, tennis shoes, shorts, t-shirt, sweats, and groin protection.

To Register

Please fill out the registration form and return to Kim Moss -

via email at

or mail to 3025 Lebanon Pike, Nashville, TN 37214

or fax to 615.741.3366

Fill-in Form

Printable Form

Other Notes Maximum class size is 75 students.  It is mandatory that officers reside at the Academy while attending this course.