Southwestern Illinois College Police Academy Director Van Muschler, right, presents Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board Intern Eric F. Nesbitt of Nashville with his graduation certificate for completing SWIC Police Academy Session 130. In the background is Collinsville Police Sgt. Eric Danford. The SWIC Police Academy is a 10-week intensive academic and physical training program designed to prepare recruits to enter a career in law enforcement. It is one of only six police academies in Illinois.