The Training Division staff is committed to providing the finest basic, in-service, advanced, and specialized “Law Enforcement Training” to all employees of the Sheriff’s Office and to numerous other city, county, state, and federal law enforcement agencies.

Our proactive approach to training through hands-on, force-on-force, and simulation training better prepares the law enforcement officers with the knowledge and skills to provide protection and service to their communities, while affording dignity and respect to every individual.

With four full-time training staff members on hand and an additional 23 P.O.S.T. certified general instructors (several with multiple instructor certifications) throughout the Sheriff’s Office, we strive to ensure that all personnel are ethically, legally, and technically proficient, and will encourage them to be a positive influence in their profession and in their communities.

Public training programs conducted at our facility are:

* Contact our SCOPE Division for more details

Training Division Contact Information

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office
Training Division
8470 Earl D Lee Blvd
Douglasville, GA 30134
Telephone: (770) 920-4940
Fax: (770) 920-3912

Name Position Phone
Capt. Brett Dever Division Commander 770-920-4988
Lt. Shane Kirby Division Supervisor 770-920-4979
Sgt. Matthew Harper Training Coordinator 770-920-3879