Public Safety Institute

Public Safety Institute

Northern Michigan University's Public Safety Institute offers resources in the community in law enforcement training, a police academy, MCOLES testing, local corrections academy and local corrections testing. It provides in-service law enforcement training for the law enforcement officers of the Upper Peninsula. Law enforcement agencies that look to the institute to evaluate, schedule and present in-service training include the Michigan State Police, Michigan Department of Natural Resources, United States Forest Service, Sheriff Departments, Michigan Department of Corrections and various local police departments. NMU Regional Police Academy Video

Trainings Available

Find out more about upcoming events by visiting the upcoming trainings schedule. Trainings are often held in conjunction with law enforcement organizations from throughout the state and offer opportunities for local officers to receive training above and beyond. 

Advanced LE Training - Marquette June 20th -June 22, 2016
Human Trafficking - Marquette June 29th, 2016
Precision Driving - Iron Mountain July 7th, 2016
Precision Driving - Ironwood July 11th, 2016
Precision Driving - Houghton July 12th, 2016
Precision Driving - Escanaba July 14th, 2016
Precision Driving - Menominee July 15th, 2016

Upcoming Training

The NMU Regional Police Academy is now accepting applications for the May 2016 academy.  Please call 906-227-1408 for more information.


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The <a href="http://www.nmu.edu/publicsafetyinstitute/job-listings">job listings webpage</a> is updated regularly with current job openings in the community.NMU Regional Police Academy Graduation at the Jacobetti Complex.NMU Regional Police Academy recruits participate in several community events during their 16 week academy experience.First Aid training.The NMU Regional Police Academy holds class in the Jacobetti Complex on the campus of Northern Michigan University.NMU RPA CSI training.

NMU Public Safety Institute906-227-1408

The NMU Public Safety Institute/Regional Police Academy is located in room 131 of the Jacobetti Complex.