Recruiting for the 68th Academy Class is now open, with the class beginning in August, 2014. Download an overview of pay and benefits, basic eligibility requirements and contact information. Details on job description, physical requirements, pay and other relevant general information are available as individual PDF files below.
|Basic Academy Eligibility Requirements||Police Officer Job Description|
||Personal History Statement|
|Physical Abilities Test Waiver||2013-2014 Police Salary Chart|
|Register at the Pasadena Police Academy located at 4801 Spencer Hwy. If you live outside a 60 mile radius of the Pasadena Police Academy call 713-475-4824 to register. The following is needed to register:
You MUST pass each of the following to proceed to the next step.
Registration Deadline: You must register for the Civil Service Test by 4 p.m. on Friday, March 14, 2014.
Pasadena Police Academy in-service training calendar
The Academy in-service training calendar, participant information, and class descriptions for January to June, 2014 may be viewed here.
DRESS CODE FOR ATTENDING IN-SERVICE CLASSES:
All persons attending schools at the Academy are urged to dress in a casual yet professional style. Halter tops, tank tops, shorts, hats and thongs/sandals are NOT permitted in the classroom.
DRESS CODE FOR FIREARMS RANGE:
All persons need to wear eye and ear protection as well as a baseball cap.
Students should also be prepared for inclement weather. BODY ARMOR IS SUGGESTED TO BE WORN DURING TRAINING. No red shirts or hats worn by students.
PARKING FOR IN-SERVICE CLASSES:
It is requested that you park on the side or to the rear of the Academy building. PLEASE DO NOT PARK IN FRONT OF THE ACADEMY BUILDING OR ON THE DAIRY QUEEN SIDE OF THE MAIN DRIVE. There is additional parking on the west side of Dairy Queen.
Application for In-Service Training
If you are not a Pasadena Police Department officer, click here to return the in-service training application by mail or fax. If you prefer, you may fill in the application online and submit your application by email using the Submit button at the bottom of the page. Payment by check is due no later than 10 days before the first day of class.
If you are a Pasadena Police Department officer, click here for the in-service training application. Fill in the application online, print the application and submit to your supervisor for approval.
Calendar and application are both available in Acrobat PDF format. If you do not have the free Reader software t