Mission Statement

Our mission, through the direction of the Council of POST, is to provide professional standards and training, leadership and certification for peace officers as we work to protect the rights and privileges of Utah’s citizens.

The next session of Special Function Officer (SFO) begins September 2021 and the Law Enforcement Officer (LEO) session begins January 2022.  Applications will be accepted from January 1, 2021 through August 13, 2021.

Please be advised that space is very limited and applications should be submitted ASAP.
For questions or to see if seats are available, please contact us at (435) 652-7916.

Please be advised, we have reached capacity for the September 2020 academy and will no longer be accepting applications.

Office Hours




  • 9:00 am - 5:30 pm


  • 9:00 am - 5:30 pm


  • 9:00 am - 7:00 pm


  • 9:00 am - 5:30 pm


  • 9:00 am - 3:00 pm



Our office will be closed Friday, October 16, 2020 for Fall break.


POST Mailing Address

Dixie State University
Hurricane Education Center
ATTN: Director Robert Flowers
112 South 700 West
Hurricane, UT 84737

Robert Flowers

POST Academy Director

Email: flowers@dixie.edu

Phone: 435-652-7916

Office: Hurricane Education Center

Sarah Strickley

Administrative Assistant

Email: Sarah.Strickley@dixie.edu

Phone: 435-652-7916

Office: Hurricane Education Center