Training Unit

Highly Trained, Skilled Professionals
In keeping with the strictest levels of performance requirements, the Hope Mills Police Department strives to maintain the highest standards of professionalism. To this end, the attainment of highly trained police officers and continuous officer development shall remain a fundamental goal of this department.  

The Goal & Scope of Training
The Training Unit's goal is to provide job specific training that will:
  • Improve job performance and proficiency
  • Meet or exceed the NC training and standards commission requirements
  • Improve the quality of training with organizational goals in mind
  • Ensure the department’s philosophy and mandates are clearly understood
The Training Unit provides and coordinates training for all personnel, including:
  • Basic Field Recruit Training (New Entry Level Law Enforcement Personnel)
  • In-Service Training
  • Firearms Training
  • Instructor Certification and Re-certification Training
  • Other specialized training