GPSTC Forsyth

1000 Indian Springs Drive, Forsyth, GA 31029
Phone: (478) 993-4985  Fax: (478) 993-4295

The Georgia Public Safety Training Center in Forsyth conducts the Basic Police Officer Training program, the Basic Jail Officer Training program and the Basic Communications Officer program through the Basic Training Division. Advanced and specialized police officer training courses are available through the Georgia Police Academy, while all firefighter training courses are offered through the Georgia Fire Academy.

Basic Police Officer Training

Candidates who wish to become law enforcement officers should carefully review the requirements for Becoming a Police Officer in Georgia. Upon completing all prerequisites, candidates may enroll in the 408-hour Basic Law Enforcement Training program at GPSTC Forsyth. The Basic Law Enforcement Training program is typically taught 8 times per year at GPSTC Forsyth.

Basic Jail Officer Training

Candidates interested in becoming Jail Officers in Georgia should do so through their agency of employment. Training officers may enroll candidates into the 80-hour Basic Jail Officer program at GPSTC Forsyth. The Basic Jail Officer Training program is typically taught 12 or more times per year at GPSTC Forsyth.

Basic Communications Officer Training

Candidates interested in becoming Communications in Georgia should do so through their agency of employment. Training officers may enroll candidates into the 40-hour Basic Communications Officer program at GPSTC Forsyth. The Basic Communications Officer Training program is typically taught xx times per year at GPSTC Forsyth.

Advanced and Specialized Training

A number of Driver Training courses are taught through the Basic Training Division at GPSTC Forsyth, while advanced and specialized training courses are offered through the Georgia Police Academy. Please view the training calendar, for a complete list of classes scheduled at this location.