Winter Police Academy Info

Hampton Police - Winter Academy Program
January - May 2022
Accepting Applications

We are now accepting applications for a selection process on 2 Oct 2021.  Working in cooperation with New Hampshire Police Standards and Training we're running a process that will select Officers to attend the NH Part-Time Officer Academy.  This is an opportunity for Students, Professors, Teachers and Others to become a NH Certified Police Officer. 

The Hampton Police Department is now hiring for this Winter Training Academy Program.  The Part-time program is designed to fit your day time work and class schedules.  Train with us in the evenings and on weekends to get certified as a Part-time Police Officer in New Hampshire.

Our Program prepares you to work as a Hampton Police Officer.  The selection process demands the highest standards from our candidates.  All this prepares you for a Criminal Justice Career, or that long term part-time job to fit your summer break.  There aren't any other programs like ours.  Train and learn on the job.

Review the other pages of our employment section for details regarding Hiring Standards, Process and Agility Requirements.  Time is short, join our Team and get started by Applying Now! 

Here's an overview of the program: 

  • Selection Process - (Oct-Dec 2021) - 
    1. Written Testing - Saturday 2 October 2021
    2. Oral Board Interview - (Following week)
    3. Conditional Offer &: Background/Personal History Review
    4. Check out the Selection Process Timeline HERE.

  • Winter Police Academy - (Jan-May 2022) - 
    Jan-May 2022 NH Part-time Police Officer Academy
    Tuesday(6p-10p), Thursday(6p-10p), Saturday(8a-5p) (16 Hours Week)
    240+ Hour Program yields New Hampshire PT Police Officer Certification

  • Hampton PD Police Training - (May-Jun 2022) - 
    Tuesday & Thursday nights, Saturday day time (@16-24 Hours Week)
    150+ Hour Program prepares you to work Hampton Beach

  • Hampton PD - PT Schedule Summer 2022 - (Jun-Sep 2022)
    Summer Schedule runs @12 weeks from June-September
    Work 3 shifts 24(Hours) each week during the summer schedule
    After 2 Years Probationary Work - Permanent PT Status