If I fail one section in the academy, can I go back to the next academy to make it up?

  1. All criminal justice officers (law enforcement, jail, court security, civil process, DOC correctional officers are required to complete the compulsory minimum training standards within 12 months of the date of hire or appointment. (6VAC20-20-40)
  2. Your agency and/or academy policy will determine whether or not you can repeat failed training if it can be completed within the 12 months.
  3. There are no training extensions available for class failures.