School Crossing Guard Basic Education Course

The Central Shenandoah Criminal Justice Training Academy approved this course to certify school crossing guard candidates. This state approved course is a comprehensive basic training curriculum representing sixteen hours of instruction. The course was authored by Albemarle County Deputy Sheriff Captain Robert “Bobby” Shiflett. It is the only sanctioned crossing guard course offered in the State of Virginia. For complete details on the program and upcoming training events, please contact Sergeant Shiflett through the “Contact US’ section of this website.

Captain Robert “Bobby” Shiflett

School Crossing Guard-Lead Instructor

Twelve Years of Service in Albemarle County Sheriff’s Office

Personal Information:
Certified Law Enforcement Officer; Master Deputy Certification; Department of Criminal Justice Services General Instructor; Defensive Tactics Instructor; Advanced Certified Civil Process and Courtroom Security Officer; Project Life Saver Instructor; Author-State School Crossing Guard Program; Field Training Officer; Hostage Negotiator; Certificate of Administrative Justice; Certificate of First-Line Supervisor; Certificate of Recognizing and Marketing Crime Prevention Efforts; Albemarle County Sheriff’s Office Reserve Deputy Program Manager

Applied Science Degree with a Major in Police Science.

J. E. "Chip" Harding

Albemarle Sheriff's Office
411 E. High Street Bldg "B"
Charlottesville, Va 22902