Public Safety Academies

Citizen Public Safety Academy & Public Safety Youth Academy


Annually, the Police and Fire departments of the City of Apopka provide educational programs to adults and youth of the community regarding inner workings of the departments. You will be able to experience what being a police officer or firefighter is like in Apopka.

As a student, you will learn all aspects of police and fire services and participate in discussions and exercises.

Why Attend?


You will gain understanding of law enforcement and fire services in your community. There are minimum qualifications to attend and a thorough background check will be conducted on each applicant.

Academy Topics


  • Building Searches
  • Court Room and Jail Tours
  • Crime Scene Investigations
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Defensive Driving
  • Evidence Collection
  • Fire Suppression
  • High Angle Rescues
  • Judicial Process
  • K-9 demonstrations
  • Search and Seizure
  • Traffic Laws
  • Vehicle Extrications