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  • Future Agents in Training (FAIT) Teen Academy

    June 21 - 23, 2022, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    Lewis and Clark Community College 5800 Godfrey Rd, Godfrey, IL


    Interested in learning more about a career with the FBI?

    FAIT Teen Academy is a *free* interactive program hosted by the FBI Springfield Division for high school juniors and seniors that live within Lewis and Clark Community College District #536.

    Students will learn about career opportunities with the FBI through both classroom instruction and hands-on activities. Classes offer presentations on several topics and specialties including terrorism, cyber crime, public corruption, polygraph exams, evidence response, SWAT and the bureau's administrative functions.

    Students also learn from special agents, intelligence analysts, language specialists, and professional staff about investigative tactics that include gathering evidence, interviewing witnesses, and assisting with cases.

    Learn more about this and other community outreach programs hosted by the FBI Springfield Division at https://www.fbi.gov/contact-us/field-offices/springfield/community-outreach

    How to Apply

    Deadline Extended! Apply before May 20, 2022

    Email your applications to wbware@fbi.gov, before 5 p.m., May 20, 2022. You can download the application at https://www.fbi.gov/file-repository/springfield-teen-academy-2022-021722.pdf

    Candidates should review all FAIT documentation to ensure the application process is completed correctly. Incomplete and late applications will not be accepted.

    Questions regarding the FAIT Academy or the application process can be directed to Public Affairs Specialist Brad Ware at (217)757-3542 or wbware@fbi.gov.

    Opportunity

    After completing the class, students will be more aware of the challenges their communities face, better understand how the FBI serves their region and are prepared to mentor their peers.