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 #89 Entry Level Police July 05 – December 15, 2022
Course #115 Entry Level Corrections August 15 – October 05, 2022
*Entry-level certification courses are not open enrollment. Departments will register their employees for training.

In-Service Courses

Course Dates
Crisis Intervention Team Training October 10 – 14, 2022
NHTSA Instructor Development Course October 17 – 21, 2022
FTO Renewal Course October 24, 2022
First Line Administrator Training October 24 – 28, 2022
LEEMCC Recertification October 26, 2022
Police Cyclist-Certification School October 27 – 29, 2022
Interviews and Statement Analysis November 08 – 10, 2022
Crisis Intervention Team Training November 14 – 18, 2022
Active Threat Integrated Response Course November 29 – December 01, 2022
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 escjaregistration@worwic.edu.
You will receive an email confirmation that a seat has been reserved for your officer(s).