DC Unarmed Special Police Officer (SPO) Entry Level


DC Unarmed Special Police Officer (SPO)

DC Unarmed Special Police Officer (SPO) is a course that leads to a 16 hours completion certificate of required subjects.

Therefore, this course includes classroom instruction to discuss the policy on the Use of Force, Use of force continuum, handling of non-lethal weapons.


    • Positional asphyxia
    • Professional Uniform Development
    • Terrorism Awareness including building evacuation
    • Shoplifting
    • Report Writing
    • Patrol Techniques
    • Sexual Harassment
    • De-escalation procedures
    • Public Relation/Customer Service

Training Location: 

Online/Northern Virginia

Duration: 40 hours


Eligibility Requirements:

      • Had reached the age of twenty-one (21) years.

      • Be a citizen of the United States.

      • Be of good moral character.

      • Chief of Police approval

      • High school diploma or a general equivalency diploma.

      • One year of experience as a special police officer in the District of Columbia,

      • Read, write, and speak the English language.

      • Cleared by a licensed physician as physically and psychologically fit to perform the duties of a special police officer.

      • Ineligibility if dishonorably discharged from the military.

For instance, If you are interested to enroll in the DC Unarmed Special Police Officer (SPO) class, check out our SCHEDULE and fill out the enrollment registration form below at least 15 days prior to the beginning of the class. Before you click the “Buy Now” button be sure you have filled out our registration form and we have confirmed with you a seating availability.

We will not accept anybody walking into the class without prior registration.

Classes Payments:

We accept online payments. Financial Services are available.

(Note: Prices do not include Virginia Tax 6%)

Payments Options:

Option 1: Payment in FULL of one class (Receive a 5% discount) (Note: Saving Packages don’t have a discount rate)

Option 2: Payment in FULL of two or more classes (Receive a 10% discount) (Note: Saving Packages don’t have a discount rate)

Savings Packages Options:

Option 1: Two payments (Total is more than $350)

Option 2: Three payments (Total is more than $1500)


Individual Tuition: $1,599.99

DC Unarmed Special Police Officer (SPO)


It is your responsibility to pay for your licensing fee, fingerprinting fee, test fee, physical/drug screening, fees.