More than 100 years of
We have the knowledge you need
Undercover Academy is the ultimate training program for Undercover Officers assigned to work Narcotics or Online Predator investigations.
Undercover Academy offers five, one-day classes. Students can choose to attend one class or multiple classes depending on their professional needs.
The instruction in each class builds upon the training in the additional classes. While the classes can be taken individually, it is recommended that all classes be completed for the total training experience.
Current class offerings include:
Undercover Drug Investigations
Online Predator Investigations
Surveillance and Team Tactics
Undercover Tactical Operations
Undercover Survival Tactics
Upon completion of the Undercover Drug Investigations class, the student is given access to the online Undercover Academy document library. Here they can access all the necessary forms to organize and streamline their investigations.
Undercover Academy tactics were created to maximize the efficiency of investigations and minimize the risk to Undercover Officers. Students learn universal undercover principals that are effective for ANY size agency.
Undercover Academy instructors were chosen for their expertise in topics ranging from undercover investigations to tactical missions. Their combined years in Law Enforcement exceed 100 years of experience.
Detective Andrew Jicha (Ret), a 26-year veteran of the Waukesha Police Department, is the founder of Undercover Academy and PACE Police Training.
Detective Jicha was employed as a detective for 19 years and worked undercover 15 of those years. During that time he conducted more than 1,500 undercover operations with narcotics, online predator and human trafficking investigations.
Detective Jicha was also a field training officer, tactical team member, crisis negotiator, ICAC investigator, and background investigator.
In addition to Undercover Academy, Detective Jicha is the creator of PACE Police Training.
Current class offerings through PACE Police Training include:
Surveillance for Police
Police Applicant Background Investigations
Basic Police Photography
Basic Crime Scene Evidence Processing
Detective Jicha is currently a Law Enforcement Instructor at Waukesha County Technical College where he teaches Criminal Justice Studies, new recruits, in-service and specialized training.
Detective Jicha is a member of the following organizations:
International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association (ILEETA).
International Police Association (IPA).
Law Enforcement Training Officers Association of Wisconsin (LETOA).
Wisconsin Narcotics Officers Association (WNOA).
UNDERCOVER ACADEMY LLC Copyright Information and Disclaimer
Copyright © 2021 by Undercover Academy LLC, All Rights Reserved.
All material contained on this Web site is protected by copyright, whether or not a copyright notice appears on the particular screen where the material is displayed. No part of any material may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means or stored in a computer for retrieval purpose or otherwise without written permission from the copyright holder except for brief excerpts for purposes of comment, criticism or non-commercial purposes, or as otherwise may be expressly permitted in a copyright notice or usage statement that accompanies the materials.
Undercover Academy LLC assumes no responsibility or liability for any damage or injury to persons or property arising out of the use of any materials, instructions, training, seminars, methods, or ideas contained herein. Undercover Academy LLC expressly disclaims any implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. With respect to any links to external websites, bulletin boards or forums available herein, statements and opinions expressed in the articles and communications are those of the individual contributors or advertisers and not the statements and opinions of Undercover Academy LLC.