Adjunct Instructor Application

Adjunct Instructor Applications are accepted year-round. If you meet the following criteria and are interested in becoming an adjunct instructor, you can apply here.

APCO Adjunct Instructor Qualifications

  1. Minimum five years’ experience in public safety communications
  2. Minimum two years’ experience as a public safety communications trainer/instructor
  3. Possession of an APCO Institute instructor course certificate OR possession of a state instructor course certificate approved by APCO Institute
  4. Minimum one year experience as a certified APCO Institute agency instructor
  5. Letter of recommendation from a former student
  6. Letter of recommendation from an immediate supervisor
  7. Letter of support from the agency director allowing travel and participation as an APCO Institute adjunct instructor
  8. Evidence of teaching ability (may be met through submission of a 30-minute video showing the candidate instructing on a communications topic)
  9. Possession of the APCO Institute certificates required for each student course the adjunct instructor wishes to teach
Apply to be an Adjunct Instructor