(Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Data Distribution System)

The TCLEDDS is a computer-based test, certification for peace officers and jailers in the state of Texas. Examinees should contact the Testing Center to schedule a specific date to take the exams.

How much does it cost to take the TCLEDDS?
The examination fee is $25.00.

Where Do I Pay My Fees?
Testing fees must be paid with cash, credit card or money order in the Business Office. The Business Office is open Monday thru Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.; Friday 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 NOON and is located in NTCC's Administration Building. The Testing Center is located in the Student Services Building.

When Will I Get My Scores?
The Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Data Distribution System (TCLEDDS) exam are scored immediately following administration. Examinees are given an UNOFFICIAL copy of their scores.

What Do I Need To Bring With Me?
Photo identification is mandatory! You will need to bring your TCLEDDS PID number and photo ID on test day. Please do not bring any other material into the testing room.

Appointments can be made by calling the Testing Center.


Not all exams are available between 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. See exam schedule for specific dates and times.

Monday through Thursday: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am to 12:00 noon
Closed on Saturdays and Sundays.