The Marion County Sheriff’s Office Citizens Academy and Partnership (CAP) program, a free 13-week educational course about the operations of the Sheriff’s Office, is currently accepting applications for classes beginning in September 2018. During the program, Marion County Sheriff’s Office staff will highlight all units within the Sheriff’s Office, giving citizens an in-depth understanding of what the agency is doing for the community. Each week will focus on a different aspect of the agency, personnel, equipment, policies, and procedures.


We will have a class at the Marion County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday evenings from 6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m. beginning Tuesday, September 18, 2018. The class will be held at:

Marion County Sheriff's Office Multi-Purpose Room

 692 N.W. 30th Ave, Ocala

Registration for this class is open to the public.


Master the Possibilities, On Top of the World will host a class on Thursday mornings from 9:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m. beginning Thursday, September 13, 2018. This class is located at:

The Master the Possibilities Learning Center

Live Oak Hall 8415 S.W. 80th Street Ocala.

Registration for this class is open to the public but must be done through Master the Possibilities

by calling 352-854-3699 or online at


To register for any of these classes, email Volunteer Coordinator Caitlin Rath at or call 352-369-6849.

All students must complete the application form found below.