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Pennsylvania State Police Operational Training Curriculum

The Pennsylvania State Police, Bureau of Training and Education (T & E), is dedicated to providing relevant and realistic training to the Pennsylvania State Police, as well as our federal, municipal, and other law enforcement partners. The Bureau provides courses at several training centers located throughout the Commonwealth.


Courses listed below  are available to sworn law enforcement officers and approved employees of law enforcement agencies. Each course description identifies who may apply for training. Sworn law enforcement officers and approved employees of law enforcement agencies are identified under the T & E Policies and Procedures below. Pennsylvania State Police training topics are available to municipal police officers and are recognized as Continuing Law Enforcement Education (CLEE) credit.

Commissioner's Message
T & E Policies and Procedures 
Class Registration Form SP 8-130
Training Center Locations and Directions


COURSE LISTINGS:

Patrol Enforcement & Operations Curriculum
Patrol Operations
Patrol Electives
Collision Investigation and Reconstruction 
 
Criminal Law & Investigation Curriculum
Basic Criminal Investigation Techniques
Advanced Criminal Investigative Techniques
Crime Electives
Forensics

Professional Development Curriculum
Leadership and Command
Career Enhancement 
 
Terrorism & Organized Crime Curriculum
Domestic Security Threat Groups
Domestic and International Terrorism 
 
Tactical Operations Curriculum
Firearms
Defensive Tactics Program
Tactics Electives
Police Officer Safety and Survival Education (P.O.S.S.E.)

Police Communication Officer & Civilian Studies Curriculum
PCO Courses
Civilian Career Enhancement Studies

Seminars and Lectures
Seminars
PSP Lecture Series

 

CLASSES BY LOCATION:

Audience
expand Location : Academy ‎(31)
ACTIVE SHOOER FOR PCOSPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO7/16/20197/16/2019PCOAcademy
BASIC HOMICIDE INVESTIGATIONCrime-Advanced Criminal Investigative Techniques10/7/201910/11/2019PSP EnlistedAcademy
CAD/RMS SYSTEMPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO7/15/20197/16/2019PCOAcademy
CAD/RMS SYSTEMPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO9/4/20199/5/2019PCOAcademy
CADET, LIQUOR ENFORCEMENT OFFICER TRAINEES (LEOT), AND CIVILIAN BACKGROUND INVESTIGATIONSCrime-Electives7/23/20197/23/2019LEO, MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeAcademy
CIVIL DISORDER - BASIC TACTICSTactics-Electives7/17/20197/17/2019MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
FIELD FORCE EXTRICATION TACTICS (FFE PER-202)Tactics-Electives6/24/20196/26/2019PSP EnlistedAcademy
FIELD FORCE EXTRICATION TACTICS (FFE PER-202)Tactics-Electives6/27/20196/29/2019PSP EnlistedAcademy
FIELD TRAINING OFFICER (FTO)Professional Development-Leadership and Command8/13/20198/14/2019PSP EnlistedAcademy
FIELD TRAINING OFFICER (FTO)Professional Development-Leadership and Command11/19/201911/20/2019PSP EnlistedAcademy
INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement7/29/20198/2/2019MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeAcademy
INTERVIEW AND INTERROGATIONCrime-Criminal Investigations Program9/30/201910/2/2019LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS KILLED OR ASSAULTED PROGRAM (LEOKA)Professional Development-Career Enhancement6/26/20196/26/2019MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS KILLED OR ASSAULTED PROGRAM (LEOKA)Seminars and Lectures-Seminars6/26/20196/26/2019MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
NEW EMPLOYEE ORIENTATIONCivilian-Civil Staff Courses8/5/20198/9/2019PSP EmployeeAcademy
NEW EMPLOYEE ORIENTATIONCivilian-Civil Staff Courses10/7/201910/11/2019PSP EmployeeAcademy
NEW EMPLOYEE ORIENTATIONCivilian-Civil Staff Courses12/2/201912/6/2019PSP EmployeeAcademy
OFFICER SAFETY AND EXTREMISMSeminars and Lectures-PSP Seminars6/20/20196/20/2019LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
OPEN SOURCE INTELLIGENCE AND INVESTIGATIONSCrime-Electives9/11/20199/11/2019MP, PSP Enlisted, LEOAcademy
PAUCRS BASIC SUMMARY TRAINING SESSIONSProfessional Development-Career Enhancement6/20/20196/20/2020MP, PSP EmployeeAcademy
PCO BASIC TRAININGPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO9/16/201910/4/2019PCOAcademy
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement8/28/20198/29/2019MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement10/23/201910/24/2019MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
POLICE REPORTS AND TIME MANAGEMENTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement7/24/20197/24/2019MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
SIG SAUER CLASSIC LINE PISTOLS ARMORERS COURSETactics-Firearms7/24/20197/24/2019Academy
STRESS MANAGEMENTCivilian-Civil Staff Courses6/27/20196/27/2019PSP EmployeeAcademy
STRESS MANAGEMENTCivilian-Civil Staff Courses11/7/201911/7/2019PSP EmployeeAcademy
SUPPORT STAFF SYMPOSIUMCivilian-Civil Staff Courses11/18/201911/21/2019PSP EmployeeAcademy
TACTICAL CARBINE FOR RESPONDING OFFICERSTactics-Firearms8/19/20198/21/2019LEO, PSP EnlistedAcademy
TIME N' CONFLICTCivilian-Civil Staff Courses7/25/20197/25/2019PCO, PSP EmployeeAcademy
WARM WEATHER WOODLAND SURVIVALTactics-POSSE7/29/20197/31/2019LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
expand Location : DTC ‎(1)
ADVANCED ROADSIDE IMPAIRED DRIVING ENFORCEMENTPatrol-Operations Program8/7/20198/8/2019MP, PSP EnlistedDTC
expand Location : NETC ‎(8)
FIELD TRAINING OFFICER (FTO)Professional Development-Leadership and Command7/30/20197/31/2019PSP EnlistedNETC
PAUCRS BASIC SUMMARY TRAINING SESSIONSProfessional Development-Career Enhancement10/30/201910/30/2019MP, PSP EmployeeNETC
PAUCRS BASIC SUMMARY TRAINING SESSIONSProfessional Development-Career Enhancement10/31/201910/31/2019MP, PSP EmployeeNETC
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement8/14/20198/15/2019MP, PSP EnlistedNETC
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement9/18/20199/19/2019MP, PSP EnlistedNETC
SHIFT PLANNING/SAP TRAININGProfessional Development-Leadership and Command6/20/20196/20/2019PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeNETC
STRESS MANAGEMENTCivilian-Civil Staff Courses8/30/20198/30/2019PSP EmployeeNETC
TIME N' CONFLICTCivilian-Civil Staff Courses7/19/20197/19/2019PCO, PSP EmployeeNETC
expand Location : NWTC ‎(6)
LOOKING BEYOND THE TRAFFIC STOPPatrol-Operations Program7/30/20197/31/2019MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement7/24/20197/25/2019MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement11/13/201911/14/2019MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
SHIFT PLANNING/SAP TRAININGProfessional Development-Leadership and Command6/27/20196/27/2019PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeNWTC
STRESS MANAGEMENTCivilian-Civil Staff Courses9/19/20199/19/2019PSP EmployeeNWTC
TIME N' CONFLICTCivilian-Civil Staff Courses10/3/201910/3/2019PCO, PSP EmployeeNWTC
expand Location : Other-Allentown Police Academy ‎(1)
FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR (MP)Tactics-Firearms7/22/20197/26/2019LEO, PSP EnlistedOther-Allentown Police Academy
expand Location : Other-Gateway Wyndam, Gettysburg ‎(1)
COLLISION RECONSTRUCTION SEMINARPatrol-Collision Investigation11/5/201911/7/2019MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Gateway Wyndam, Gettysburg
expand Location : Other-Jaffa Shrine Altoona ‎(1)
PEDESTRIAN/BICYCLE COLLISION INVESTIGATIONPatrol-Collision Investigation7/15/20197/19/2019MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Jaffa Shrine Altoona
expand Location : Other-Montgomery County Public Safety ‎(3)
CONCEALED CARRY FOR THE PLAIN CLOTHES OFFICERTactics-Firearms8/13/20198/13/2019MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Montgomery County Public Safety
TACTICAL CARBINE FOR RESPONDING OFFICERSTactics-Firearms7/15/20197/17/2019LEO, PSP EnlistedOther-Montgomery County Public Safety
TACTICAL CARBINE FOR RESPONDING OFFICERSTactics-Firearms8/5/20198/7/2019LEO, PSP EnlistedOther-Montgomery County Public Safety
expand Location : Other-SCI Dallas ‎(1)
MUNICIPAL POLICE RIFLE INSTRUCTOR (MPRI)Tactics-Firearms8/27/20198/29/2019MPOther-SCI Dallas
expand Location : Other-SCI Retreat ‎(3)
CLOSE QUARTER BATTLE (CQB)Tactics-Firearms8/13/20198/14/2019MP, PSP EnlistedOther-SCI Retreat
FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR (PSP)Tactics-Firearms7/22/20197/29/2019PSP EnlistedOther-SCI Retreat
TACTICAL CARBINE FOR RESPONDING OFFICERSTactics-Fireams8/19/20198/21/2019MP, PSP EnlistedOther-SCI Retreat
expand Location : Other-Troop F, Montoursville ‎(3)
CONCEALED CARRY FOR THE PLAIN CLOTHES OFFICERTactics-Firearms7/17/20197/17/2019MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Troop F, Montoursville
RESPONSE TO THE SUICIDE BOMBERPatrol-Operations Program7/9/20197/9/2019MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Troop F, Montoursville
VEHICLE EQUIPMENTPatrol-Operations Program9/24/20199/24/2019MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Troop F, Montoursville
expand Location : Other-Troop H, Newport ‎(1)
ESSENTIALS OF MARKSMANSHIPTactics-Firearms7/18/20197/18/2019MP, PSP Enlisted, LEOOther-Troop H, Newport
expand Location : Other-Troop P, Towanda ‎(2)
CONCEALED CARRY FOR THE PLAIN CLOTHES OFFICERTactics-Firearms9/12/20199/12/2019MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Troop P, Towanda
RESPONSE TO THE SUICIDE BOMBERPatrol-Operations Program6/26/20196/26/2019MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Troop P, Towanda
expand Location : SETC ‎(9)
ADVANCED ROADSIDE IMPAIRED DRIVING ENFORCEMENTPatrol-Operations Program6/24/20196/25/2019MP, PSP EnlistedSETC
DRUG DIVERSION INVESTIGATIONS:  PHYSICIANS AND PRESCRIBERSCrime-Electives8/15/20198/15/2019MP, PSP EnlistedSETC
FIRST CONTACTPatrol-Operations Program7/9/20197/9/2019LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSETC
HEALTHCARE FACILITY DRUG INVESTIGATIONS (HOSPITALS, LTC’s AND OTHER FACILITIES)Crime-Electives8/14/20198/14/2019MP, PSP EnlistedSETC
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement9/4/20199/5/2019MP, PSP EnlistedSETC
PRESCRIPTION DRUG INVESTIGATIONS – BASIC DRUG DIVERSION COURSECrime-Electives8/13/20198/13/2019MP, PSP EnlistedSETC
SHIFT PLANNING/SAP TRAININGProfessional Development-Leadership and Command8/22/20198/22/2019PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeSETC
STRESS MANAGEMENTCivilian-Civil Staff Courses8/27/20198/27/2019PSP EmployeeSETC
TIME N' CONFLICTCivilian-Civil Staff Courses7/18/20197/18/2019PCO, PSP EmployeeSETC
expand Location : SWTC ‎(25)
ACTIVE SHOOER FOR PCOSPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO7/10/20197/10/2019PCOSWTC
ADVANCED SHOTGUN TACTICSTactics-Firearms9/17/20199/17/2019MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
BASIC CRIMINAL INVESTIGATIONCrime-Criminal Investigations Program10/21/201910/25/2019MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
BASIC POWERPOINT™ PRESENTATION AND DESIGNProfessional Development-Career Enhancement10/7/201910/7/2019MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeSWTC
CHILD ABUSE INVESTIGATIONCrime-Criminal Investigations Program7/22/20197/23/2019LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
CONFRONTING THE ARMED SUBJECTPatrol-Operations Program10/9/201910/9/2019LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
FIELD TRAINING OFFICER (FTO)Professional Development-Leadership and Command7/22/20197/23/2019PSP EnlistedSWTC
FIELD TRAINING OFFICER (FTO)Professional Development-Leadership and Command11/25/201911/26/2019PSP EnlistedSWTC
FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR (PSP)Tactics-Firearms8/13/20198/23/2019PSP EnlistedSWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms8/21/20198/21/2019LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms11/12/201911/12/2019LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms12/16/201912/16/2019LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
HOMELAND SECURITY AND TERRORISM FOR PCOSPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO7/9/20197/9/2019PCOSWTC
INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement12/16/201912/20/2019MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeSWTC
INTERVIEW AND INTERROGATIONCrime-Criminal Investigations Program7/30/20198/1/2019LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
INTRODUCTION TO MICROSOFT EXCELProfessional Development-Career Enhancement10/8/201910/8/2019MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeSWTC
LOOKING BEYOND THE TRAFFIC STOPPatrol-Operations Program11/18/201911/19/2019MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
ON-SCENE COLLISION INVESTIGATION – LEVEL IICrime-Criminal Investigations Program8/12/20198/23/2019PSP EnlistedSWTC
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement10/9/201910/10/2019MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
SEARCH AND SEIZURECrime-Criminal Investigations Program9/24/20199/24/2019MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
SHIFT PLANNING/SAP TRAININGProfessional Development-Leadership and Command6/27/20196/27/2019PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeSWTC
STRESS MANAGEMENTCivilian-Civil Staff Courses9/20/20199/20/2019PSP EmployeeSWTC
TACTICAL SHOOTINGTactics-Firearms8/26/20198/27/2019MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
TESTIFYING IN COURTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement10/2/201910/2/2019MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
TIME N' CONFLICTCivilian-Civil Staff Courses10/4/201910/4/2019PCO, PSP EmployeeSWTC