Applicants selected to fill Law Enforcement positions, who are not POST Certified, must accept Conditional Employment with DNR. The terms of this Conditional Employment are as follows:
Upon hire, the employee must attend an 11-week Basic Law Enforcement Training Course to obtain their POST Certification at one of the Georgia Public Safety Training Center Regional Academies located in Athens; Augusta; Columbus; Dalton; Forsyth; Savannah; Tifton. Upon obtaining POST Certification, the employee is then required to complete a 15-week DNR Academy at the GPSTC located in Forsyth.
NOTE: Applicants must successfully complete the Basic Law Enforcement Training Course and the DNR Academy in order to continue employment with DNR.