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Program Description

This Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission (OPOTC) certified program is designed for individuals who are either currently employed or seeking employment in commercial/retail loss prevention, assets protection, private security or other private security functions. The paramilitary structured academy includes Homeland Security certification, Taser Operation certification and First Aid/CPR certifications. Firearms training is available at an additional cost.

Other Important Information

Completed Private Security Academy application required. See website for details.

Program Cost

County Resident: $2,600*

Out-of-County Resident: $3,000*

*Tuition/fees subject to change without notice.

Financial aid eligibility

This program is Federal Financial Aid/PELL eligible for those that qualify.  

Scholarships, payment plans, and other financial aid options may be available. Please call 216-987-6000, option 1 for more information.

Upon completion students receive

Opportunity to achieve Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission (OPOTC) certification

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