State Preparedness Training Center

What students are saying about the SPTC

“The training facilities and role players allow the scenarios to be as close to real as possible while still maintain a safe training environment.” - Student who recently attended the Close Quarter Tactics Course

“Thank you. I’ve been to other trainings where all the scenarios are designed to make you fail and the instructors were obnoxious and rude causing me to hate training. This experience has been the opposite and I look forwards to coming back. Excellent training and I’m walking away feeling confident with a few new skills for the road.” - Student who recently attended the Officer Survival Tactics Course


“The instructors did a great job of identifying where I might have issues, helped me to address those shortcomings, and I feel more confident in applying skills learned”- Student who recently attended the Emergency Vehicle defensive Driving Cours


“..in 30 years in the law enforcement field I’ve never been to a better training or had better instructors. They were tip of the sword!" - Student who recently attended the Initial Response to Active Shooters Course


“All instructors are very knowledgeable, passionate, and easily teach the subject matter to students.”- Student who recently attended the Tactical Team Leadership Course


“thoroughly enjoyed the course and the knowledge gained from the instructors. Will help in any situation in woodland areas in my jurisdiction if needed.” - Student who recently attended the Woodland Tactics and Operations Course


“The hands-on training and treating patients at rapidly moving phases definitely helped me learn that in high threat situations its not easy as it seems and getting patients treated and out is absolutely important. This course was by far the best course I have taken”- Student who recently attended the rescue Task Force for EMS Course


“The instructors showed us how a real-world situation can be extremely chaotic and how situations can change quickly. We can lecture about it for hours but I find it is better for retention when a student experiences the chaos in a practical.”- Student who recently attended the Rescue Task Force for Law Enforcement Course


“This course offered the basic info that an entity would need to start a drone program. The instructors were knowledgeable and helpful” - Student who recently attended the UAS Awareness course


“Actual flight time on the controls with guidance from coach’s gave the greatest benefit. Excellent training and I learned a tremendous amount about drones” - Student who recently attended the UAS Operator Course


Thorough explanation of the necessary content needed to confidently take the exam along with take home material” - Student who recently attended the UAS Part 107 Course