Uniform, Materials, & Safety Requirements


    • Level 1A, Level 1B and Level 2 students will be using the uniform vendor Apex Advertising.  Uniforms maybe purchased via the school website at the Online Uniform Store. Apex Advertising Online Store for WMCTC
    • Level 3 Students who need replacement uniform items can contact Hess Embroidery and Uniforms:
      694 Reading Ave, West Reading, PA 19611
      Phone 610-372-6287
      Email: hessemb@aol.com
    • All levels of students should have a black belt and black boots.  Boots can be purchased anywhere but should look similar to these and have a composite/safety toe.

    low boot 

    higher style boot


    • A mandatory requirement for all students is that they acquire Acts 34 and 151 security clearances each year they attend the program. Please have these security clearances completed before the student arrives to school on the first day or they will not be permitted into the Protective Services Program. The cost for Act 34 and Act 151 security clearances is $10.00 each. 

    Act 34 PA Criminal History Clearance 
    Online - Select "Submit a New Record Check" under credit card users. Applicant must provide his/her name and address and credit card information. If a request goes "under review" it will be updated to the status of “No Record” or “Record” within two weeks. For all “No Record” responses, the certificate must be printed out at the applicant’s computer. All “Record” status requests will be mailed to the address provided by the applicant.
    Paper Form

    Act 151 PA Child Abuse Clearance 
    Online - Select "Create a New Account" and enter profile information. Applicant must provide his/her name and address and credit card information. Creating an account and submitting your clearance application online will give you immediate access to your results or the status of your results.
    Paper Form


    Uniform/attire can be purchased through WMCTC's Official Uniform Site. For additional questions regarding uniform and class requirements or materials, please reach out to your instructor.