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Governor's Initiative Online Courses

Use of Force and De-escalation training are required of all sworn law enforcement officers in the state. The other courses are electives, chosen by the officer. Officers must complete at least one elective course every year. These courses are inclusive of, not in addition to, the 20-hour continuing education required by O.C.G.A. §35-8-21. Click here for additional course information.

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Online Training System Updates

Attention Online Training students: Due to system updates, online training courses will not be available on Saturday, June 30. As this is the last day of June courses, please ensure that you have completed and Read more…


Student Profile Update Request

So that GPSTC class and campus notifications may be effectively communicated, please log in here and take a moment to verify the email addresses and email notification settings within the Student Profile section of your GPSTC Access account. Read more…

Featured Training

Family Violence Curriculum

The Family Violence curriculum consists of the Family Violence First Responder and Family Violence Investigations courses. Multiple offerings of each course are available throughout the year. Please note that these courses replace the Law Enforcement’s Read more…

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About Us

Welcome to the Georgia Public Safety Training Center (GPSTC), the state’s premier training facility for all state and local public safety-related units of government including police officers, firefighters, 911 operators, coroners, emergency management officers, rescue officers, jail officers and other emergency service personnel.

With a focus on developing the best public safety training possible, we offer hundreds of top-notch courses for personnel of all levels, across multiple fields of expertise. Several of our programs have received national recognition. We invite you to discover all that GPSTC has to offer.

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