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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 ‎(15)
BASIC HOMICIDE INVESTIGATIONCrime-Advanced Criminal Investigative Techniques10/7/201910/11/2019PSP Enlisted, MPAcademy
CAD/RMS SYSTEMPCO and Civilian Studies- PCO9/4/20199/5/2019PCOAcademy
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
Incident Command System (ICS) Curricula, Train-the-Trainer (L-449) MGT906Professional Development-Leadership and Command12/9/201912/13/2019PSP EnlistedAcademy
INTERVIEW AND INTERROGATIONCrime-Criminal Investigations Program9/30/201910/2/2019LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedAcademy
NEW EMPLOYEE ORIENTATIONCivilian-Civil Staff Courses10/7/201910/11/2019PSP EmployeeAcademy
NEW EMPLOYEE ORIENTATIONCivilian-Civil Staff Courses12/2/201912/6/2019PSP EmployeeAcademy
OPEN SOURCE INTELLIGENCE AND INVESTIGATIONSCrime-Electives9/11/20199/11/2019MP, PSP Enlisted, LEOAcademy
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
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
expand Location : NETC ‎(6)
INTOXILYZER 9000 MAINTENANCE OFFICERPatrol-Operations Program10/4/201910/4/2019MP, PSP 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
STRESS MANAGEMENTCivilian-Civil Staff Courses8/30/20198/30/2019PSP EmployeeNETC
expand Location : NWTC ‎(3)
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement11/13/201911/14/2019MP, PSP EnlistedNWTC
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-Gateway Wyndam, Gettysburg ‎(1)
COLLISION RECONSTRUCTION SEMINARPatrol-Collision Investigation11/5/201911/7/2019MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Gateway Wyndam, Gettysburg
expand Location : Other-Mansfield University ‎(2)
INTOXILYZER 9000Patrol-Operations Program8/26/20198/29/2019MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Mansfield University
INTOXILYZER 9000 MAINTENANCE OFFICERPatrol-Operations Program8/30/20198/30/2019MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Mansfield University
expand Location : Other-Montgomery County Public Safety ‎(1)
CONCEALED CARRY FOR THE PLAIN CLOTHES OFFICERTactics-Firearms8/13/20198/13/2019MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Montgomery County Public Safety
expand Location : Other-PSP Driver Training Center ‎(1)
SOBRIETY CHECKPOINTS SUPERVISORY TRAININGPatrol-Operations Program9/26/20199/26/2019MP, PSP EnlistedOther-PSP Driver Training Center
expand Location : Other-PSTA Building ‎(2)
ICS-300Professional Development-Leadership and Command9/30/201910/2/2019PSP EnlistedOther-PSTA Building
ICS-400Professional Development-Leadership and Command11/19/201911/20/2019PSP EnlistedOther-PSTA Building
expand Location : Other-SCI Dallas ‎(1)
MUNICIPAL POLICE RIFLE INSTRUCTOR (MPRI)Tactics-Firearms8/27/20198/29/2019MPOther-SCI Dallas
expand Location : Other-SCI Retreat ‎(2)
CLOSE QUARTER BATTLE (CQB)Tactics-Firearms8/13/20198/14/2019MP, PSP EnlistedOther-SCI Retreat
TACTICAL CARBINE FOR RESPONDING OFFICERSTactics-Fireams8/19/20198/21/2019MP, PSP EnlistedOther-SCI Retreat
expand Location : Other-Troop F, Montoursville ‎(1)
VEHICLE EQUIPMENTPatrol-Operations Program9/24/20199/24/2019MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Troop F, Montoursville
expand Location : Other-Troop P, Towanda ‎(1)
CONCEALED CARRY FOR THE PLAIN CLOTHES OFFICERTactics-Firearms9/12/20199/12/2019MP, PSP EnlistedOther-Troop P, Towanda
expand Location : SETC ‎(6)
DRUG DIVERSION INVESTIGATIONS:  PHYSICIANS AND PRESCRIBERSCrime-Electives8/15/20198/15/2019MP, 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
expand Location : SWTC ‎(20)
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
CONFRONTING THE ARMED SUBJECTPatrol-Operations Program10/9/201910/9/2019LEO, MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
FIELD TRAINING OFFICER (FTO)Professional Development-Leadership and Command8/26/20198/27/2019PSP 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
INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement12/16/201912/20/2019MP, PSP Enlisted, PSP EmployeeSWTC
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
PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL INCIDENT BASED REPORTING SYSTEM TRAINING (NIBRS)Professional Development-Career Enhancement10/9/201910/10/2019MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
POLICE REPORTS AND TIME MANAGEMENTProfessional Development-Career Enhancement10/15/201910/15/2019MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
SEARCH AND SEIZURECrime-Criminal Investigations Program9/24/20199/24/2019MP, PSP EnlistedSWTC
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