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ESOP Pre-Academy

The free, 10-week ESOP Pre-Academy Recruitment Program is designed to support and prepare participants for success in St. Louis City’s training programs for public safety careers:

  • Police Officer
  • Park Ranger
  • Dispatcher
  • City Marshal
  • Administrative roles


New Session Starts in July!
Pre-Register Now


COST: Free

Ujamaa Community Development Corporation
5076 West Florissant
St. Louis, MO 63115

There are 30 spots available. Please use the form on this page to apply for the program. We will reach out within 48 hours with an update.

Call 314-478-8140 for more information or questions.


  • Basic Report Writing
  • Basic Constitutional Law
  • Professional Ethics
  • Professional Etiquette
  • Public Speaking Skills
  • Community Service
  • Physical Fitness

**Completion of the program does not guarantee acceptance into St. Louis City’s Police Academy or training programs for the other public safety career field.

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