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Central Campus
Building 21 and Building 22
3501 Davie Road
Davie, FL 33314
Main Phone Number
Fax Numbers
Criminal Justice/Fire Science/ROTC:  954-201-6305Call: 954-201-6305
Criminal Justice Training:  954-201-6595Call: 954-201-6595
Deans Office:  954-201-6305Call: 954-201-6305
Professional and Executive Development: 954-201-6305Call: 954-201-6305
Testing Center: 954-201-6939Call: 954-201-6939
Linda A. Wood, Dean, Institute of Public Safety
954- 201-6788
Elaine F. Cohen, Program Manager Criminal Justice & ROTC
Building 22, Room 121
Janine E. Czarnec, Associate Dean of Criminal Justice Training
Building 21, Room 114
Ken Shives, Associate Dean of Professional & Executive Development/Testing Center
Building #22 Room, Room 119
Criminal Justice Training - Staff

Janine E. Czarnec, Associate Dean of Criminal Justice Training

Building 21, Room 114

Dave Sanders, Coordinator Public Safety Programs

Building 21, Room 127N
Robyn Donisi, Open Enrollment Coordinator
Building 21, 127A
Lynn Zipoli, Executive Assistant
Building 21, Room 111A


Joyce La Barbera, Executive Assistant

Building 21, Room 111B

954-201-6791Call: 954-201-6791


Karamo Rowe, Career and Technical Education Advisor
Building 2, 127M
Criminal Justice Training - Faculty

Sharron Bailey, Faculty
Building 21, Room 141

Wayne Boulier, Faculty
Building 21, Room 126
George Long, Faculty
Building 21, Room 141
Tamara Spaulding, Faculty
Building 21, Room 221
Associate Degree Programs - Staff

Elaine Cohen, Program Manager Criminal Justice and ROTC

Building 22, Room 121
Benjamin Botero, Faculty - Criminal Justice
Building 22, Room 126
Ernie Fontan, Faculty - Fire Science
Building 22, Room 120
John Hackett, Faculty - Criminal Justice
Building 22, Room 124
Major Charles Walters, Army ROTC Advisor
Building 22, Room 123
Joyce LaBarbara, Executive Assistant
Building 21, Room 111B
Patrick McDonald, Faculty - Criminal Justice
Building 22, Room 125
Professional and Executive Development - Staff
Kenneth Shives, Associate Dean Professional and Executive Development/Testing Center 
Building 22, Room 119
Tammy Snoddy, Coordinator of Public Safety Programs
Building 22, Room 117
Kathie Carlson, Executive Assistant
Building 22, Room112B
Donna Reuhl, Executive Assistant
Building 22, Room 112B
Testing Center - Staff
Chandika Hanuman-Singh, Testing Center Specialist
Building 21, Room 102
Deborah Zipoli, Testing Center Specialist
Building 21, Room 102

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Institute of Public Safety

Find Your Future in Public Service
In 1972, Broward College‘s Institute of Public Safety (IPS) was established. Forty years later, the proof of IPS’s achievements as a respected training center is clearly visible in the quality of the public servants that serve the State of Florida today.
Academies are certified as an FDLE/CJSTC Training Center and offer basic training and continuing education for criminal justice officers. Associate’s degrees at IPS include Criminal Justice, Emergency Management and Fire Science Technology.
Within our multi-million dollar facility are virtual and realistic training venues for educational and professional development. Online classes, comprehensive hands-on instruction and state-of-the-art training from instructors with practical experience provide an innovative, quality workforce education for all.​

Criminal Justice Academies

Criminal Justice Academies
Programs to become certified police officers, correctional  probations officers and other criminal
justice professionals.

Professional & Executive Development

Professional & Executive Development

Advanced and Specialized Training Courses

Criminal Justice Testing Center

Criminal Justice Testing Center
CJBAT, TABE, Swim and Physical Agility Test information

Associates Degree Programs

Associates Degree Programs
Explore degrees in Criminal Justice, Emergency Management and Fire Science.

ROTC Program Military Studies

ROTC Program Military Studies
A program for those interested in military studies and becoming a military officer.

Law Enforcement Memorial

Law Enforcement Memorial
View a tribute to fallen Law Enforcement Officers.

News & Announcements

Effective January 1, 2015, the IPS Regional Testing Center will no longer accept cash as payment for any
pre-employment testing or fingerprinting processing.  We will accept credit card, debit card or
money orders as payment.  Please make money orders payable to Broward College/IPS.
Effective July 1, 2015 Testing Center Fees will increase.
Basic Motor Skills Test (Agility) $25
CJBAT                                     $45
TABE                                       $40
Swim Test                                $20
The Institute of Public Safety and the Criminal Justice Testing Center will be closed on:
November 11, 2015 in observance of Veterans Day
November 26-27, 2015 in observance of Thanksgiving
December 18, 2015 – January 4, 2016 for Winter Break
January 18, 2016 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr Birthday
March 7-13, 2016 for Spring Break
May 30, 2016 in observance of Memorial Day
Basic Recruit Law Enforcement Academy Program
 – Open Enrollment
We are pleased to announce we will be accepting applications for the Basic Recruit Law Enforcement
Academy Program.  Please refer to the information packet for academy acceptance requirements
or contact the open enrollment coordinator at 954 201 6926.
 At this time, there are only five seats available in each upcoming academy program for qualified applicants. 

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