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The North American Wildlife Law Enforcement Accreditation Program (NAWLEA) is a credentialing entity that approves and recognizes the significance of the specialized aspects of natural resources law enforcement. Our program is designed to ensure that wildlife law enforcement professionals are well-trained and qualified to carry out their duties across North America.
Accreditation Requirements

NAWLEA requires that all applicants meet a strict set of requirements in order to be accredited. These requirements include a thorough understanding of wildlife law enforcement, proficiency in firearms, and physical fitness. Our accreditation process ensures that only the most qualified individuals are recognized as professionals in this field.

Training Programs

NAWLEA is committed to providing the highest quality training programs for wildlife law enforcement professionals. Our programs cover a wide range of topics, including wildlife identification, crime scene investigation, and use of force. We offer both in-person and online training options to meet the needs of our members.

Membership Benefits

Becoming a member of NAWLEA offers numerous benefits to wildlife law enforcement professionals. Members have access to exclusive training programs, networking opportunities with other professionals, and discounts on equipment and gear. Joining NAWLEA is a great way to take your career to the next level.

Accreditation Process

The accreditation process with NAWLEA is rigorous and thorough, ensuring that only the most qualified individuals are recognized as professionals in this field. Applicants must meet a strict set of requirements and complete a comprehensive training program. Once accredited, members must maintain their credentials through ongoing training and professional development.

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