Classes Offered

The Parker Police Department offers a variety of classes to the community ranging from child safety to emergency preparedness.

Citizen Academies

Citizen's Police Academy

This 10-week program gives participants first-hand information about how the Police Department operates. Participation is limited to 30 people, ages 18 and older. View more information on the Police Academy online.

Access and Functional Needs Citizen's Police Academy

This academy is specifically designed for functional needs residents to learn more about local law enforcement. See more on this academy online.

Emergency Preparedness Classes


This condensed two-hour emergency preparedness class will help you prepare for the unexpected, such as making a READY Kit and developing a family communications plan.

Become a Weather Spotter

Have you ever wanted to learn what conditions might lead to "funnel clouds" and how to differentiate between "wall clouds" and "shelf clouds"?

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)

During the month of September, the Parker Police Department hosts CERT training, a 32-hour (four training sessions, eight hours each) educational program about readiness and people helping people. View more information on CERT online.

Community Classes

Child Safety Classes

The Police Department hosts Child Safety classes to the general public throughout the year. These classes are designed for children 5 to 14 years of age. See more about these classes and child safety tips online.

Parent-Teen Safe Driving Workshop

This parent-teen safe driving workshop is designed for drivers age 14 to 18 and their parent / guardian. The ultimate goal is to save lives by changing attitudes and behaviors that become lethal behind the wheel of a car. View the class schedule online.

R.A.D. Women's Self-Defense Class

Every day, hundreds of Americans are affected by sexual violence. The Parker Police Department offers R.A.D. (Rape, Aggression, Defense) Women’s Self Defense classes to help empower women to defend themselves. Information about our program and classes.

Scout Events

Throughout the year, the Parker Police Department hosts merit badge training for Boy and Girl Scout troops in the area.

TIPS Alcohol Training & Certification

The Parker Police Department's TIPS alcohol class offers alcohol training for on and off premise needs and concessions.