georgia_flagThe Georgia Public Safety Training Center is a state agency operating under authority set forth in the Georgia Code (OCGA 35-5) and under the general policy and direction of the Georgia Board of Public Safety. Current membership of the Board of Public Safety includes:

Governor Nathan Deal

Mr. Ellison G. Wood
Vice Chairman
Businessman, Statesboro, GA

Mr. Wayne Abernathy
Businessman, Lula, GA

Mr. Daniel M. Bryant
Businessman, Richmond Hill, GA

Chief Danny D. Bowman
Forsyth County Fire Department

Sheriff Steve Cronic
Hall County Sheriff’s Office

Mr. Kacy K. Cronan
Businessman, Gainesville, GA

Mr. C. Murray Kight
Businessman, Springfield, GA

Sheriff Dane Kirby
Fannin County Sheriff’s Office

Chief J. Craig Tully
Colquitt Miller Fire EMS Department

Commissioner Brian Owens
Department of Corrections

Chief Mark Revenew
City of Pooler Police Department

Mr. Lester L. Rampy, Jr.
Retired Major GSP Commanding Officer, Calhoun, GA

Mr. Brian M. Rickman
District Attorney, Mountain Judicial Court Circuit

Sheriff Joey Terrell
Habersham County Sheriff’s Office

Cheryl Buie
Board Liaison, Department of Public Safety

Joseph Drolet
Board Attorney, Department of Law


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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