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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.


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 ‎(23)
AMERICAN RED CROSS FIRST AID AND CPR/AED-FPR INSTRUCTOR COURSEProfessional Development-Career Enhancement4/21/20204/23/2020PSP EnlistedAcademy
AMERICAN RED CROSS FIRST AID AND CPR/AED-FPR INSTRUCTOR COURSEProfessional Development-Career Enhancement5/12/20205/14/2020PSP EnlistedAcademy
ANIMAL CRUELTY AND FIGHTING INVESTIGATIONSCrime-Electives4/7/20204/7/2020MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
BASIC HOMICIDE INVESTIGATIONCrime-Advanced Criminal Investigative Techniques10/5/202010/9/2020MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
CAD/RMS SYSTEMPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO4/21/20204/22/2020PCOAcademy
CAD/RMS SYSTEMPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO6/10/20206/11/2020PCOAcademy
DODGING THE BULLET.. A PRIORITY ONE SCENARIO CLASSPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO4/7/20204/8/2020PCOAcademy
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND OUR RESPONSE FOR PCOSPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO4/23/20204/23/2020PCOAcademy
GROUND DEFENSE IITactics-Defensive Tactics Program6/1/20206/4/2020LEO, MP, MCEO, PSP EnlistedAcademy
HUMAN TRAFFICKING INVESTIGATIONSCrime-Electives5/5/20205/5/2020MP, PSP Enlisted, LEOAcademy
INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement4/13/20204/17/2020MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeAcademy
INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement7/27/20207/31/2020MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeAcademy
NEW EMPLOYEE ORIENTATIONPCO and Civilian Studies - Civilian4/27/20205/1/2020PSP EmployeeAcademy
NEW EMPLOYEE ORIENTATIONPCO and Civilian Studies - Civilian6/22/20206/26/2020PSP EmployeeAcademy
OPEN SOURCE INTELLIGENCE AND INVESTIGATIONSCrime-Electives4/6/20204/6/2020MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
OUTLAW MOTORCYCLE GANGSCrime-Electives4/21/20204/21/2020PSP Enlisted, MP, LEOAcademy
PCO BASIC TRAININGPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO5/4/20205/22/2020PCOAcademy
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement6/1/20206/2/2020MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement8/10/20208/11/2020MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement9/14/20209/15/2020MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
STRESS MANAGEMENTCivilian-Civil Staff Courses5/19/20205/19/2020PSP EmployeeAcademy
TIME N' CONFLICTPCO and Civilian Studies - Civilian6/30/20206/30/2020PCO, PSP EmployeeAcademy
VEHICLE EQUIPMENT - APPLIEDPatrol-Operations Program4/21/20204/22/2020MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
expand Location : DTC ‎(2)
BASIC POWERPOINT™ PRESENTATION AND DESIGNProfessional Development-Career Enhancement4/21/20204/22/2020LEO, MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeDTC
BASIC POWERPOINT™ PRESENTATION AND DESIGNProfessional Development-Career Enhancement8/11/20208/12/2020LEO, MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeDTC
expand Location : NETC ‎(8)
CHILD ABUSE INVESTIGATIONCrime-Basic Criminal Investigation Techniques5/6/20205/7/2020MP, PSP EnlistedNETC
INTOXILYZER 9000Patrol-Operations Program5/18/20205/21/2020MP, PSP EnlistedNETC
INTOXILYZER 9000 MAINTENANCE OFFICERPatrol-Operations Program5/22/20205/22/2020MP, PSP EnlistedNETC
ON-SCENE COLLISION INVESTIGATION – LEVEL IICrime-Criminal Investigations Program8/3/20208/14/2020MP, PSP EnlistedNETC
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement5/6/20205/7/2020MP, PSP EnlistedNETC
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement8/12/20208/13/2020MP, PSP EnlistedNETC
TESTIFYING IN COURTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement4/21/20204/21/2020MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeNETC
TIME N' CONFLICTPCO and Civilian Studies - Civilian5/8/20205/8/2020PCO, PSP EmployeeNETC
expand Location : NWTC ‎(17)
BLOODSTAIN PATTERN ANALYSISCrime-Advanced Criminal Investigative Techniques4/20/20204/22/2020MP, LEO, PSP EnlistedNWTC
BUILDING SEARCH TECHNIQUESPatrol-Operations Program4/14/20204/15/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
CHILD ABUSE INVESTIGATIONCrime-Basic Criminal Investigation Techniques4/6/20204/7/2020MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
DODGING THE BULLET.. A PRIORITY ONE SCENARIO CLASSPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO6/2/20206/3/2020PCONWTC
FIELD TRAINING OFFICER (FTO)Professional Development-Career Enhancement6/8/20206/9/2020PSP EnlistedNWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms4/29/20204/29/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms5/27/20205/27/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms6/24/20206/24/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
MANAGING THE CRIME SCENECrime-Basic Criminal Investigation Techniques5/18/20205/19/2020LEO, PSP EnlistedNWTC
ON-SCENE COLLISION INVESTIGATION – LEVEL IICrime-Criminal Investigations Program7/13/20207/24/2020MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement4/22/20204/23/2020MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement7/8/20207/9/2020MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement11/4/202011/5/2020MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
TIME N' CONFLICTPCO and Civilian Studies - Civilian6/4/20206/4/2020PCO, PSP EmployeeNWTC
VEHICLE SEARCH AND SEIZUREPatrol-Operations Program4/8/20204/8/2020MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
VEHICLE STOP TACTICSPatrol-Operations Program5/5/20205/6/2020MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
VEHICLE STOP TACTICSPatrol-Operations Program6/16/20206/17/2020MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
expand Location : Other-Allentown Police Academy ‎(2)
TACTICAL CARBINE FOR RESPONDING OFFICERSTactics-Firearms6/23/20206/25/2020MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Allentown Police Academy
TACTICAL CARBINE FOR RESPONDING OFFICERSTactics-Firearms8/3/20208/5/2020MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Allentown Police Academy
expand Location : Other-Chester County Public Safety Training Campus ‎(2)
CONCEALED CARRY FOR THE PLAINCLOTHES OFFICERTactics-Firearms5/12/20205/12/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Chester County Public Safety Training Campus
RESPONSE TO THE SUICIDE BOMBERPatrol-Operations Program5/13/20205/13/2020MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Chester County Public Safety Training Campus
expand Location : Other-Conneaut Lake Sportsman Club ‎(5)
FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR (PSP)Tactics-Firearms5/11/20205/20/2020PSP EnlistedOther-Conneaut Lake Sportsman Club
PSP FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR RECERTIFICATIONTactics-Firearms4/27/20204/28/2020PSP EnlistedOther-Conneaut Lake Sportsman Club
TACTICAL CARBINE FOR RESPONDING OFFICERSTactics-Firearms6/2/20206/4/2020MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Conneaut Lake Sportsman Club
TACTICAL SHOOTINGTactics-Firearms6/29/20206/30/2020MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Conneaut Lake Sportsman Club
TACTICAL SHOOTINGTactics-Firearms6/29/20206/30/2020MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Conneaut Lake Sportsman Club
expand Location : Other-FOP Lodge 47 ‎(3)
ESSENTIALS OF MARKSMANSHIPTactics-Firearms4/21/20204/21/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedOther-FOP Lodge 47
ESSENTIALS OF MARKSMANSHIPTactics-Firearms5/13/20205/13/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedOther-FOP Lodge 47
ESSENTIALS OF MARKSMANSHIPTactics-Firearms6/9/20206/9/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedOther-FOP Lodge 47
expand Location : Other-Mansfield University ‎(4)
CLOSE-QUARTER BATTLE (CQB)Tactics-Firearms7/14/20207/15/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Mansfield University
RESPONSE TO THE SUICIDE BOMBERPatrol-Operations Program5/5/20205/5/2020MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Mansfield University
TACTICAL CARBINE FOR RESPONDING OFFICERSTactics-Firearms6/15/20206/17/2020MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Mansfield University
UNDERSTANDING THE SOVEREIGN CITIZENSecurity Threat Studies-Domestic and International4/14/20204/14/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Mansfield University
expand Location : Other-Montgomery County Public Safety Center ‎(2)
PSP FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR RECERTIFICATIONTactics-Firearms6/8/20206/9/2020PSP EnlistedOther-Montgomery County Public Safety Center
TACTICAL CARBINE FOR RESPONDING OFFICERSTactics-Firearms7/13/20207/15/2020MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Montgomery County Public Safety Center
expand Location : Other-PSP Driver Training Center ‎(1)
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement4/6/20204/7/2020MP, PSP EnlistedOther-PSP Driver Training Center
expand Location : Other-SCI Dallas ‎(2)
FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR (PSP)Tactics-Firearms8/10/20208/18/2020PSP EnlistedOther-SCI Dallas
PSP FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR RECERTIFICATIONTactics-Firearms7/21/20207/22/2020PSP EnlistedOther-SCI Dallas
expand Location : Other-SCI Muncy ‎(2)
CLOSE-QUARTER BATTLE (CQB)Tactics-Firearms5/19/20205/20/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedOther-SCI Muncy
TACTICAL CARBINE FOR RESPONDING OFFICERSTactics-Firearms6/22/20206/24/2020MP, PSP EnlistedOther-SCI Muncy
expand Location : Other-Towanda Borough Fire Department ‎(1)
CONCEALED CARRY FOR THE PLAINCLOTHES OFFICERTactics-Firearms4/28/20204/28/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Towanda Borough Fire Department
expand Location : Other-Troop F, Montoursville ‎(2)
INTERVIEW AND INTERROGATIONCrime-Basic Criminal Investigation Techniques4/14/20204/16/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Troop F, Montoursville
STANDARDIZED FIELD SOBRIETY TESTING (SFST)Patrol-Operations Program4/20/20204/22/2020MP, LEO, PSP EnlistedOther-Troop F, Montoursville
expand Location : Other-Troop G, Hollidaysburg ‎(1)
ACTIVE SHOOTER FOR PCOSPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO4/29/20204/29/2020PCOOther-Troop G, Hollidaysburg
expand Location : Other-Troop H, Newport ‎(4)
PSP FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR RECERTIFICATIONTactics-Firearms4/8/20204/9/2020PSP EnlistedOther-Troop H, Newport
PSP FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR RECERTIFICATIONTactics-Firearms4/13/20204/14/2020PSP EnlistedOther-Troop H, Newport
PSP FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR RECERTIFICATIONTactics-Firearms4/28/20204/29/2020PSP EnlistedOther-Troop H, Newport
PSP FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR RECERTIFICATIONTactics-Firearms5/12/20205/13/2020PSP EnlistedOther-Troop H, Newport
expand Location : SETC ‎(12)
ADVANCED POWERPOINT - HYPERLINKS AND COURTROOM PRESENTATIONSProfessional Development-Career Enhancement4/7/20204/8/2020PSP Enlisted, LEO, MPSETC
CRITICAL LISTENING AND MULTI-TASKINGPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO5/20/20205/20/2020SETC
DRUG DIVERSION INVESTIGATIONS:  PHYSICIANS AND PRESCRIBERSCrime-Electives4/15/20204/15/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSETC
FIELD TRAINING OFFICER (FTO)Professional Development-Career Enhancement7/21/20207/22/2020PSP EnlistedSETC
HEALTHCARE FACILITY DRUG INVESTIGATIONS (HOSPITALS, LTC’s AND OTHER FACILITIES)Crime-Electives4/14/20204/14/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSETC
INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement7/13/20207/17/2020MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeSETC
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement5/4/20205/5/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSETC
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement6/3/20206/4/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSETC
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement10/7/202010/8/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSETC
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement11/18/202011/19/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSETC
PRESCRIPTION DRUG INVESTIGATIONS – BASIC DRUG DIVERSION COURSECrime-Electives4/13/20204/13/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSETC
TIME N' CONFLICTPCO and Civilian Studies - Civilian5/7/20205/7/2020PCO, PSP EmployeeSETC
expand Location : SWTC ‎(30)
ADVANCED ROADSIDE IMPAIRED DRIVING ENFORCEMENTPatrol-Operations Program5/18/20205/19/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
ADVANCED SHOTGUN TACTICSTactics-Firearms5/20/20205/20/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
ADVANCED SHOTGUN TACTICSTactics-Firearms6/17/20206/17/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
BASIC HOMICIDE INVESTIGATIONCrime-Advanced Criminal Investigative Techniques4/27/20205/1/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
BASIC POWERPOINT™ PRESENTATION AND DESIGNProfessional Development-Career Enhancement4/20/20204/20/2020LEO, MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeSWTC
CADET, LIQUOR ENFORCEMENT OFFICER TRAINEES (LEOT), AND CIVILIAN BACKGROUND INVESTIGATIONSCrime-Electives4/6/20204/6/2020LEO, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeSWTC
CHILD ABUSE INVESTIGATIONCrime-Basic Criminal Investigation Techniques5/4/20205/5/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
CLANDESTINE METHAMPHETAMINE LABORATORY INVESTIGATIONSCrime-Electives5/20/20205/20/2020MP, PSP Enlisted, LEOSWTC
COLLISION RECONSTRUCTIONPatrol-Collision Investigation4/13/20204/24/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
CRITICAL LISTENING AND MULTI-TASKINGPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO4/15/20204/15/2020SWTC
FIELD TRAINING OFFICER (FTO)Professional Development-Career Enhancement6/22/20206/23/2020PSP EnlistedSWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms4/8/20204/8/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms4/29/20204/29/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms5/6/20205/6/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms6/10/20206/10/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms6/24/20206/24/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement6/1/20206/5/2020MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeSWTC
INTERVIEW AND INTERROGATIONCrime-Basic Criminal Investigation Techniques4/13/20204/15/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
INTRODUCTION TO MICROSOFT EXCELProfessional Development-Career Enhancement4/21/20204/21/2020MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeSWTC
LOOKING BEYOND THE TRAFFIC STOPPatrol-Electives4/27/20204/28/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
MEDIA RELATIONS AND THE PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER (PIO) FUNCTION FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIESProfessional Development-Career Enhancement5/18/20205/20/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
NAVIGATING CRISIS: IT STARTS WITH YOUPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO4/15/20204/15/2020PCOSWTC
NON-TRAFFIC / EQUIVOCAL DEATH INVESTIGATIONCrime-Basic Criminal Investigation Techniques6/15/20206/16/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
OPEN SOURCE INTELLIGENCE AND INVESTIGATIONSCrime-Electives5/11/20205/11/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement4/8/20204/9/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement7/22/20207/23/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement9/16/20209/17/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
POLICE REPORTS AND TIME MANAGEMENTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement5/4/20205/4/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
TESTIFYING IN COURTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement4/22/20204/22/2020MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeSWTC
TIME N' CONFLICTPCO and Civilian Studies - Civilian6/5/20206/5/2020PCO, PSP EmployeeSWTC