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.

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. 

Tactical Firearms Instructor

May 10-14, 2021

Reid (Basic and Advanced) Baraga, Marquette and Escanaba Contact NMU PSI for dates
Street Crimes Seminar Baraga, Marquette and Escanaba Contact NMU PSI for dates

Precision Driving Refresher - Marquette, Escanaba, Houghton, Sault Ste Marie


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Field Training Officer - Beyond the Basics October 25-26, 2021

Legal Update Seminar- Baraga, Houghton, Escanaba, Ironwood, Menominee,

Manistique, Sault Ste Marie, Munising, Iron Mountain, 3 session in Marquette

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Evidence Tech Refresher - 3 sessions Marquette Oct 6, 12, and 14, 2021






2019 Public Safety Institute Annual Report

Congratulations to NMU RPA Class 08/21 !!





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NMU Public Safety Institute906-227-1408klove@nmu.edu

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