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AUGUST 2021

GEORGIA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)

DATE:

AUGUST 9-13 , 2021

HOST:
Fulton County Sheriff’s Office
LOCATION:
3025 Merk Road
College Park, GA 30349

CONTACT:
Johnny Lee Smith

Price:
$600.00/officer for Full Certification
$400.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith & Jason Eddie
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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GEORGIA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE

DATE:

August 16-20, 2021

HOST:
Fulton County Sheriff’s Office
LOCATION:
3025 Merk Road
College Park, GA 30349

CONTACT:
Johnny Lee Smith

Price:
$600.00/officer for Full Certification
$400.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith & Jason Eddie
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)

DATE:

AUGUST 16-20 , 2021

HOST:
APOSTC Law Enforcement Academy Baldwin County
LOCATION:
15950 Mosley Road
Stapleton, AL 36578

CONTACT:
Michael Miyaji
mmiyaji@baldwincountyal.gov

Price:
$600.00/officer for Full Certification
$400.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Joe Parrish
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE

DATE:

August 23-27, 2021

HOST:
APOSTC Law Enforcement Academy Baldwin County
LOCATION:
15950 Mosley Road
Stapleton, AL 36578

CONTACT:
Michael Miyaji
mmiyaji@baldwincountyal.gov

Price:
$600.00/officer for Full Certification
$400.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Jason Eddie
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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SEPTEMBER 2021

LOUISIANA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)

DATE:

September 20-24 , 2021

HOST:
Louisiana State Police Academy
7901 Independence Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70806

CONTACT:
Jordan Garrett
225-922-3756

Price:
$600.00/officer for Full Certification
$400.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

NOTE: Limited Spots Available!

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LOUISIANA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE

DATE:
September 27- October 1, 2021

HOST:
Louisiana State Police Academy
7901 Independence Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70806

CONTACT:
Jordan Garrett
225-922-3756

Price:
$600.00/officer for Full Certification
$400.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

NOTE: Limited Spots Available!

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ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)

DATE:

September 20-24 , 2021

HOST:
APOSTC Law Enforcement Academy – Tuscaloosa
LOCATION:
7601 Robert Cardinal Airport Road
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

CONTACT:
Wes Jacobs
205-759-3000

Price:
$600.00/officer for Full Certification
$400.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Tony Carleton
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE

DATE:
September 27- October 1, 2021

HOST:
APOSTC Law Enforcement Academy – Tuscaloosa
LOCATION:
7601 Robert Cardinal Airport Road
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

CONTACT:
Wes Jacobs
205-759-3000

Price:
$600.00/officer for Full Certification
$400.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Jason Eddie
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)

DATE:
September 27-October 1, 2021
HOST:
University of North Alabama Police/PSI
LOCATION:
1640 Tune Ave,
Florence, AL 35630

CONTACT:
Latricia L. Hensley at llhensley@una.edu or 256-765-4624
PRICE:
$600.00/officer for Full Certification
$400.00/officer for Re-certification
INSTRUCTOR:
Joe Parrish
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
DATE:
October 4-8, 2021
HOST:

University of North Alabama Police/PSI
LOCATION:
1640 Tune Ave,
Florence, AL 35630
CONTACT:
Latricia L. Hensley at llhensley@una.edu or 256-765-4624

PRICE:
$600.00/officer for Full Certification

$400.00/officer for Re-certification
INSTRUCTOR:
Joe Parrish
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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OCTOBER 2021

MISSISSIPPI COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE

DATE:

October 11-15, 2021

HOST AGENCY:
Lafayette Co. Sheriff’s Dept.
713 Jackson Ave.
Oxford, MS 38655

CONTACT:
Tony Carleton
tcarleton@mail.com
662-231-3201

Price:
$600.00/officer for Full Certification
$400.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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MISSISSIPPI COURSE:
EQUALIZER 8-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
(For SSGT Vanguard 1 & 2 Instructors)


DATE:

October 16,  2021

HOST AGENCY:
Lafayette Co. Sheriff’s Dept.
711 Jackson Ave. 
Oxford, MS 38655

CONTACT:
Tony Carleton
tcarleton@mail.com
662-231-3201

Price:
$200.00/officer for Full Certification
$200.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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TENNESSEE COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)

DATE:
October 18-22, 2021

HOST & LOCATION:
Knox County Sheriff’s Office
Training Center
4900 Maloneyville Road
Knoxville, TN 37918

CONTACT:
Brent Gibson at  brent.gibson@knoxsheriff.org

PRICE:
$600.00/officer for Full Certification
$400.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith

Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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TENNESSEE COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE

DATE:
October 25-29, 2021

HOST & LOCATION:
Knox County Sheriff’s Office
Training Center
4900 Maloneyville Road
Knoxville, TN 37918

CONTACT:
Brent Gibson at  brent.gibson@knoxsheriff.org

PRICE:
$600.00/officer for Full Certification
$400.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith

Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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NOVEMBER 2021

GEORGIA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE

DATE:
November 8-12, 2021

HOST & LOCATION:
Dawson County Sheriff’s Office
19 Tucker Avenue
Dawsonville GA. 30534
(Training will be held in the Butler Building-image below)

CONTACT:
Lt. Jacob Crawford
PH: (706) 531-5398

PRICE:
$600.00/officer for Full Certification
$400.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Jason Eddie

Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)

DATE:
November 8-12 , 2021

HOST:
Northeast Alabama LE Academy
LOCATION:
100 Gamecock Drive
Anniston, Alabama 36205

CONTACT:
Brian Staude
bstaude@jsu.edu

Price:
$600.00/officer for Full Certification
$400.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE

DATE:
November 15-19 , 2021

HOST:
Northeast Alabama LE Academy
LOCATION:
100 Gamecock Drive
Anniston, Alabama 36205

CONTACT:
Brian Staude
bstaude@jsu.edu

Price:
$600.00/officer for Full Certification
$400.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

Register with Academy Here!

MISSISSIPPI COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE

DATE:

November 15-19, 2021

HOST AGENCY:
Lafayette Co. Sheriff’s Dept.
713 Jackson Ave.
Oxford, MS 38655

CONTACT:
Tony Carleton
tcarleton@mail.com
662-231-3201

Price:
$600.00/officer for Full Certification
$400.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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NOVEMBER – DECEMBER 2021

LOUISIANA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)

DATE:
November 29 – December 3, 2021

HOST & LOCATION:
East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office
Training Center
2829 Lt. Benjamin Davis, Jr. Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70807

CONTACT:
Johnny Lee Smith

PRICE:
$600.00/officer for Full Certification
$400.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith

Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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LOUISIANA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
DATE:
December 6-10, 2021

HOST:
East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office
Training Center
2829 Lt. Benjamin Davis, Jr. Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70807

CONTACT:
Johnny Lee Smith

PRICE:

$600.00/officer for Full Certification
$400.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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JANUARY 2022

TENNESSEE COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)
DATE:
January 17-21, 2022

HOST AGENCY:
Williamson Co. Sheriff’s Office
Academy Park Gyms
120 Everbright
Franklin, TN 37064

CONTACT:
Nikki Osborne at
nikkiosborne@williamson-tn.org

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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TENNESSEE COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
DATE:
January 24-28, 2022

HOST AGENCY:
Williamson Co. Sheriff’s Office
Academy Park Gyms
120 Everbright
Franklin, TN 37064

CONTACT:
Nikki Osborne at
nikkiosborne@williamson-tn.org

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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FEBRUARY 2022

ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)
DATE:
February 7-11, 2022

HOST AGENCY:
Hoover Police Department
850 Municipal Drive
Hoover, AL 35216

CONTACT:
Wayne Weems at
wayne.weems@hooveralabama.gov

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE

DATE:
February 14-18, 2022

HOST AGENCY:
Hoover Police Department
850 Municipal Drive
Hoover, AL 35216

CONTACT:
Wayne Weems at
wayne.weems@hooveralabama.gov

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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LOUISIANA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)

DATE:

February 7-11, 2022

HOST AGENCY & LOCATION:
St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office
Training Center
220 Judge Edward Dufrense Parkway
Luling, LA 70070

CONTACT:
Sgt. Burt Hazletine
Office (985) 783-1173 ext. 2605

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Jason Eddie
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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LOUISIANA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE

DATE:
February 14-18, 2022

HOST AGENCY & LOCATION:
St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office
Training Center
220 Judge Edward Dufrense Parkway
Luling, LA 70070

CONTACT:
Sgt. Burt Hazletine
Office (985) 783-1173 ext. 2605

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Jason Eddie
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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MARCH 2022

ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)
DATE:
February 28 – March 4, 2022

HOST AGENCY:
Cullman County Sheriff’s Office
1910 Beech Ave. S.E.
Cullman, AL 35055

CONTACT:
Rex Sorrow at
rsorrow@cullmansheriff.org

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
DATE:
March 7-11, 2022

HOST AGENCY:
Cullman County Sheriff’s Office
1910 Beech Ave. S.E.
Cullman, AL 35055

CONTACT:
Rex Sorrow at
rsorrow@cullmansheriff.org

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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AUGUST 2022

ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)

DATE:

AUGUST 15-19 , 2022

HOST:
APOSTC Law Enforcement Academy Baldwin County
LOCATION:
15950 Mosley Road
Stapleton, AL 36578

CONTACT:
Michael Miyaji
mmiyaji@baldwincountyal.gov

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE

DATE:

August 22-26, 2022

HOST:
APOSTC Law Enforcement Academy Baldwin County
LOCATION:
15950 Mosley Road
Stapleton, AL 36578

CONTACT:
Michael Miyaji
mmiyaji@baldwincountyal.gov

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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SEPTEMBER 2022

ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL ONE 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE
NOTE: (Vanguard Level Two the Following Week! See Below!)

DATE:

September 19-23 , 2022

HOST:
APOSTC Law Enforcement Academy – Tucacaloosa
LOCATION:
7601 Robert Cardinal Airport Road
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

CONTACT:
Wes Jacobs
205-759-3000

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

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ALABAMA COURSE:
VANGUARD LEVEL TWO 40-HOUR INSTRUCTOR COURSE

DATE:
September 26-30, 2022

HOST:
APOSTC Law Enforcement Academy – Tucacaloosa
LOCATION:
7601 Robert Cardinal Airport Road
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

CONTACT:
Wes Jacobs
205-759-3000

Price:
$700.00/officer for Full Certification
$500.00/officer for Re-certification

INSTRUCTOR:
Johnny Lee Smith
Class begins at 8:00 AM each day!

REGISTER HERE!

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