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. 

Legal Update (Various Locations) TBA
Working with CPS (Marquette/ 2 sessions)) 2/22/2017 0800-noon and 1300-1700
Advanced LE Training (Marquette/ 3 days/4 sessions)





PPCT DT Instructor Course (Marquette) 4/24-4/28/2017
Precision Driving Refresher (Marquette/2 sessions) 7/26/2017 0800-noon and 1300-1700

The NMU Regional Police Academy is now accepting applications for the May 2017 academy. For more information call 906-227-1408


2016 Public Safety Institute Annual Report



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.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.Recruits are taught Defensive Tactics skills.

NMU Public Safety Institute906-227-1408

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