GPSTC seal339A West Church Street, Jasper, GA 30143
Phone: (478) 538-3561

The Georgia Public Safety Training Center in Pickens County conducts the Basic Police Officer Training program and selected advanced and specialized training courses on occasion.

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 Pickens. The Basic Law Enforcement Training program is typically taught four times per year at GPSTC Pickens.