Municipal Police Instructor Certification
seeking certification as a Municipal Police Instructor (MPI) must meet the
qualification criteria established in Title 37 § 203.72
and be hired by a Certified
Municipal Police Academy.
several types of certified instructors as shown below.
General Instructors: Are certified to teach all academic classes not
covered by the special instructors (defined below).
Special Instructors: Are certified to teach one (or more) of the
classes not covered by the general instructors.
The qualifications for each specialty varies and each certification may
be held independent of the others.
o First Aid and CPR
o Physical Conditioning
o Application of Force
o Patrol Vehicle Operation
employing academy must submit the required application via TACS. For more information about becoming a
certified municipal police instructor, please contact one of the Certified Municipal Police Academies.