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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 ‎(10)
BASIC HOMICIDE INVESTIGATIONCrime-Advanced Criminal Investigative Techniques10/5/202010/9/2020MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
CAD/RMS SYSTEMPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO9/2/20209/3/2020PCOAcademy
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms7/7/20207/7/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms7/8/20207/8/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
HOMELAND SECURITY AND TERRORISM FOR PCOSPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO8/12/20208/12/2020PCOAcademy
NAVIGATING CRISIS: IT STARTS WITH YOUPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO8/13/20208/13/2020PCOAcademy
PCO BASIC TRAININGPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO7/20/20208/7/2020PCOAcademy
PCO BASIC TRAININGPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO9/21/202010/9/2020PCOAcademy
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement9/14/20209/15/2020MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
TACTICAL CARBINE FOR RESPONDING OFFICERSTactics-Firearms7/20/20207/22/2020MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
expand Location : Driver Training Center ‎(7)
BASIC POWERPOINT™ PRESENTATION AND DESIGNProfessional Development-Career Enhancement8/11/20208/12/2020LEO, MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeDriver Training Center
CAD/RMS SYSTEMPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO7/8/20207/9/2020PCODriver Training Center
CONDUCTED ELECTRICAL WEAPONS (CEW) MAINTENANCE OFFICERTactics-Electives7/6/20207/6/2020PSP Enlisted, LEODriver Training Center
CONDUCTED ELECTRICAL WEAPONS (CEW) MAINTENANCE OFFICERTactics-Electives7/7/20207/7/2020PSP Enlisted, LEODriver Training Center
CONDUCTED ELECTRICAL WEAPONS (CEW) MAINTENANCE OFFICERTactics-Electives7/8/20207/8/2020PSP Enlisted, LEODriver Training Center
FIELD TRAINING OFFICER (FTO)Professional Development-Career Enhancement6/30/20207/1/2020PSP EnlistedDriver Training Center
NEW EMPLOYEE ORIENTATIONPCO and Civilian Studies - Civilian8/17/20208/21/2020PSP EmployeeDriver Training Center
expand Location : Mansfield University Public Safety Institute ‎(1)
NON-TRAFFIC / EQUIVOCAL DEATH INVESTIGATIONCrime-Basic Criminal Investigation Techniques10/6/202010/7/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedMansfield University Public Safety Institute
expand Location : NETC ‎(5)
CONDUCTED ELECTRICAL WEAPONS (CEW) MAINTENANCE OFFICERTactics-Electives7/13/20207/13/2020PSP Enlisted, LEONETC
FIELD TRAINING OFFICER (FTO)Professional Development-Career Enhancement6/23/20206/24/2020PSP 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 Enhancement8/12/20208/13/2020MP, PSP EnlistedNETC
POLICE REPORTS AND TIME MANAGEMENTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement7/14/20207/14/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedNETC
expand Location : NWTC ‎(31)
ADVANCED ROADSIDE IMPAIRED DRIVING ENFORCEMENTPatrol-Operations Program7/7/20207/8/2020MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
ADVANCED ROADSIDE IMPAIRED DRIVING ENFORCEMENTPatrol-Operations Program10/13/202010/14/2020MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
BUILDING SEARCH TECHNIQUESPatrol-Operations Program7/28/20207/29/2020PSP Enlisted, LEO, MPNWTC
BUILDING SEARCH TECHNIQUESPatrol-Operations Program11/17/202011/18/2020PSP Enlisted, LEO, MPNWTC
CHILD ABUSE INVESTIGATIONCrime-Basic Criminal Investigation Techniques11/9/202011/10/2020MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
CONDUCTED ELECTRICAL WEAPONS (CEW) MAINTENANCE OFFICERTactics-Electives7/1/20207/1/2020PSP Enlisted, LEONWTC
DRUG DIVERSION INVESTIGATIONS:  PHYSICIANS AND PRESCRIBERSCrime-Electives10/19/202010/19/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms6/24/20206/24/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms7/29/20207/29/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms8/11/20208/11/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms9/30/20209/30/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms10/28/202010/28/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms11/24/202011/24/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms12/16/202012/16/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
GROUND DEFENSE ITactics-Defensive Tactics Program11/2/202011/4/2020LEO, MP, MCEO, PSP EnlistedNWTC
GROUND DEFENSE IITactics-Defensive Tactics Program12/7/202012/10/2020LEO, MP, MCEO, PSP EnlistedNWTC
HEALTH CARE FACILITY DRUG INVESTIGATIONSCrime-Electives10/15/202010/15/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement10/5/202010/9/2020MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeNWTC
INTERVIEW AND INTERROGATIONCrime-Basic Criminal Investigation Techniques8/17/20208/19/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
NON-TRAFFIC / EQUIVOCAL DEATH INVESTIGATIONCrime-Basic Criminal Investigation Techniques12/14/202012/15/2020LEO, MP, 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 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
POLICE REPORTS AND TIME MANAGEMENTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement9/9/20209/9/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
PRESCRIPTION DRUG INVESTIGATIONS - BASIC DRUG DIVERSION COURSECrime-Electives10/13/202010/13/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
SEARCH AND SEIZURECrime-Basic Criminal Investigation Techniques10/21/202010/21/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
STANDARDIZED FIELD SOBRIETY TESTING (SFST) - REFRESHER COURSEPatrol-Operations Program7/15/20207/15/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
TESTIFYING IN COURTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement10/19/202010/19/2020MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeNWTC
UNDERSTANDING THE SOVEREIGN CITIZENSecurity Threat Studies-Domestic and International Terrorism7/8/20207/8/2020PSP Enlisted, LEONWTC
VEHICLE SEARCH AND SEIZUREPatrol-Operations Program11/10/202011/10/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
VEHICLE STOP TACTICSPatrol-Operations Program8/4/20208/5/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
expand Location : Other-Allentown Police Academy ‎(1)
TACTICAL CARBINE FOR RESPONDING OFFICERSTactics-Firearms8/3/20208/5/2020MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Allentown Police Academy
expand Location : Other-Conneaut Lake Sportsmen's Club ‎(5)
FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR (MP)Tactics-Firearms9/14/20209/18/2020MPOther-Conneaut Lake Sportsmen's Club
FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR (PSP)Tactics-Firearms8/24/20209/2/2020PSP EnlistedOther-Conneaut Lake Sportsmen's Club
MUNICIPAL POLICE RIFLE INSTRUCTORTactics-Firearms9/21/20209/23/2020MPOther-Conneaut Lake Sportsmen's Club
PSP FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR RECERTIFICATIONTactics-Firearms9/29/20209/30/2020PSP EnlistedOther-Conneaut Lake Sportsmen's Club
TACTICAL CARBINE FOR RESPONDING OFFICERSTactics-Firearms8/4/20208/6/2020MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Conneaut Lake Sportsmen's Club
expand Location : Other-SCI Dallas ‎(2)
FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR (PSP)Tactics-Firearms8/17/20208/25/2020PSP EnlistedOther-SCI Dallas
PSP FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR RECERTIFICATIONTactics-Firearms7/21/20207/22/2020PSP EnlistedOther-SCI Dallas
expand Location : SETC ‎(5)
CONDUCTED ELECTRICAL WEAPONS (CEW) MAINTENANCE OFFICERTactics-Electives7/14/20207/14/2020PSP Enlisted, LEOSETC
CONDUCTED ELECTRICAL WEAPONS (CEW) MAINTENANCE OFFICERTactics-Electives7/15/20207/15/2020PSP Enlisted, LEOSETC
FIELD TRAINING OFFICER (FTO)Professional Development-Career Enhancement7/21/20207/22/2020PSP 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
expand Location : SWTC ‎(35)
ADVANCED ROADSIDE IMPAIRED DRIVING ENFORCEMENTPatrol-Operations Program8/18/20208/19/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
BASIC HOMICIDE INVESTIGATIONCrime-Advanced Criminal Investigative Techniques9/21/20209/25/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
BASIC POWERPOINT™ PRESENTATION AND DESIGNProfessional Development-Career Enhancement8/3/20208/3/2020LEO, MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeSWTC
BASIC POWERPOINT™ PRESENTATION AND DESIGNProfessional Development-Career Enhancement10/5/202010/5/2020LEO, MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeSWTC
BASIC POWERPOINT™ PRESENTATION AND DESIGNProfessional Development-Career Enhancement12/14/202012/14/2020LEO, MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeSWTC
CLANDESTINE METHAMPHETAMINE LABORATORY INVESTIGATIONSCrime-Elective7/29/20207/29/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
COLLISION RECONSTRUCTIONPatrol-Collision Investigation12/7/202012/18/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
CONDUCTED ELECTRICAL WEAPONS (CEW) MAINTENANCE OFFICERTactics-Electives7/6/20207/6/2020PSP Enlisted, LEOSWTC
CONDUCTED ELECTRICAL WEAPONS (CEW) MAINTENANCE OFFICERTactics-Electives7/7/20207/7/2020PSP Enlisted, LEOSWTC
CONFRONTING THE ARMED SUBJECTPatrol-Operations Program8/5/20208/5/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
CONFRONTING THE ARMED SUBJECTPatrol-Operations Program9/24/20209/24/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR (PSP)Tactics-Firearms10/5/202010/15/2020PSP EnlistedSWTC
FIRST CONTACTPatrol-Operations Program7/27/20207/27/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms6/24/20206/24/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms7/16/20207/16/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms8/20/20208/20/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
FOCIS – FORCE OPTIONS CONTINUUM INTERACTIVE SIMULATORTactics-Firearms9/3/20209/3/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement9/14/20209/18/2020MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeSWTC
INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement11/16/202011/20/2020MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeSWTC
INTRODUCTION TO MICROSOFT EXCELProfessional Development-Career Enhancement8/4/20208/4/2020PSP Enlisted, PSP Employee, MPSWTC
INTRODUCTION TO MICROSOFT EXCELProfessional Development-Career Enhancement10/6/202010/6/2020PSP Enlisted, PSP Employee, MPSWTC
INTRODUCTION TO MICROSOFT EXCELProfessional Development-Career Enhancement12/15/202012/15/2020MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeSWTC
LOOKING BEYOND THE TRAFFIC STOPPatrol-Electives7/7/20207/8/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
NATIONAL CHILD PASSENGER SAFETY CERTIFICATIONPatrol-Electives8/24/20208/27/2020PSP EnlistedSWTC
NATIONAL CHILD PASSENGER SAFETY CERTIFICATIONPatrol-Electives10/19/202010/22/2020PSP 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 Enhancement9/8/20209/8/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
POLICE REPORTS AND TIME MANAGEMENTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement11/9/202011/9/2020LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
PSP FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR RECERTIFICATIONTactics-Firearms9/8/20209/9/2020PSP EnlistedSWTC
PSP FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR RECERTIFICATIONTactics-Firearms9/22/20209/23/2020PSP EnlistedSWTC
TACTICAL CARBINE FOR RESPONDING OFFICERSTactics-Firearms8/31/20209/2/2020MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
TACTICAL SHOOTINGTactics-Firearms9/29/20209/30/2020PSP Enlisted, MPSWTC
TESTIFYING IN COURTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement7/23/20207/23/2020MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeSWTC
TESTIFYING IN COURTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement9/17/20209/17/2020MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeSWTC