Physical Training Section

Physical Training SectionThe Physical Training Section develops courses that prepare law enforcement officers for the challenging physical requirements of the profession. Ranging from beginning to advanced, the practical, hands-on courses that the physical training section delivers teach officers the importance of physical fitness and learning the defensive and survival tactics that will ensure a safe approach to the job.

In addition to providing physical training courses in a structured format, the Physical Training Section maintains GPSTC’s fitness equipment and facilities including a state-of-the art weight room, an agility area, a basketball court, a 13-foot deep pool used for dive training, a quarter-mile outdoor track, a 13-prop obstacle course and two padded training rooms used for defensive tactics training.