Eastern Shore Criminal Justice Academy

Wor-Wic's Eastern Shore Criminal Justice Academy (ESCJA) is the primary vehicle for meeting the entry-level and in-service training needs of the more than 60 agencies on Maryland’s Eastern Shore.

Eastern Shore Criminal Justice Academy

The ESCJA is certified by the Maryland Police and Correctional Training Commissions (MPCTC) to conduct mandatory training for law enforcement and correctional officers. The academy is committed to providing the Eastern Shore's law enforcement community with contemporary training at reasonable rates using highly-skilled certified trainers.

Academy Schedule

Entry-Level Certification Courses*

Course Dates
Course #85 Entry Level Police July 06 – December 16, 2020
Course #86 Entry Level Police January 05 – June 17, 2021
*Entry-level certification courses are not open enrollment. Departments will register their employees for training.

In-Service Courses

Course Dates
Tactical Emergency Casualty Care Course—Tactical Medicine November 30, 2020
Field Training Officers (FTO) Course
(Police Only)
December 01 – 03, 2020
LEEMCC Recertification December 03, 2020
First-Line Supervisor’s Training Program December 07 – 11, 2020
LEEMCC Recertification December 08, 2020
Three-Day Police and Corrections K-9 Patrol Certification Course December 14 – 16, 2020
Crisis Intervention Team Training January 11 – 15, 2021
Three-Day Police and Corrections K-9 Detection Certification Course January 12 – 14, 2021
Public Safety Peer Wellness/Peer Support January 19 – 21, 2021
LEMCCC February 03 – 05, 2021
Crisis Intervention Team Training February 08 – 12, 2021
LEMCCC February 24 – 26, 2021
LEMCCC March 24 – 26, 2021
Courses that are full are indicated as such.

How to register for an in-service class

Download the PDF file for desired course above. Email reservation form to qsmith@worwic.edu.
You will receive an email confirmation that a seat has been reserved for your officer(s).

Contact Us John C. Moses Director of Criminal Justice 410-572-8753 jmoses@worwic.edu