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Public Safety Training Center (PSTC)

Fox Valley Technical College’s new Public Safety Training Center provides vital hands-on tactical training for students and public safety professionals. As a national leader in public safety training and resources, Fox Valley Technical College can provide you and your staff with the tools and knowledge you need most. 

Located adjacent to Appleton International Airport in Appleton, Wisconsin, the Center combines classroom training with hands-on practice in a real-world setting. The PSTC is used to train tactics, investigation, firefighting, technical rescue, pursuit, air disasters, and much more. No other fully integrated training facility exists in the Midwest and only a handful of other facilities meet even a portion of the combined training needs that this facility offers.

The Public Safety Training Center includes the following tactical training resources to support multi-agency and multi-disciplinary joint training exercises:

PSTC FACILITY RENTAL OPPORTUNITIES

Indoor Classrooms & Training Areas

(2) Defense and Arrest Tactics Rooms
(2) Indoor Firing Ranges
EMS Lab & Ambulance Bay
Fire Training Area & Apparatus Bay
Fitness Center
Forensics Lab
Jail Training Area
Telecommunications Training Area

For more information, contact: Dana Tedlie at 920-560-1418 or tedlied@fvtc.edu

Emergency Vehicle Driving Range

Off-road Driving Area
Pursuit Track
Skid Pad
Skills Pad

For more information, contact: Dana Tedlie at 920-560-1418 or tedlied@fvtc.edu

Outdoor Firing Range

(2) 50-yard Tactical Ranges
100-yard Firing Range
300-yard Sniper Range

For more information, contact: Dana Tedlie at 920-560-1418 or tedlied@fvtc.edu

Fire Training

5-Story Class A Burn Building
Air Rescue & Fire Fighting Training
Burn Pods
Drafting Pond
Gas Meter Prop
HazMat, Vehicle Extrication & Car Fire Props
High-Angle/Technical Rescue
Ladder Training Tower
Trench & Confined Space Rescue
Sprinkler Lab
Water & Ice Rescue

For more information, contact: Jeremy Hansen at 920-225-5954 or hansenj@fvtc.edu

Scenario Village (River City)

Commercial & Residential Structures
Forced Entry/Tactical House
Permanent Mock Crime Scenes
Streets & Intersections

For more information, contact: Dana Tedlie at 920-560-1418 or tedlied@fvtc.edu

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Public Safety Training Center Coordinator 
920-560-1418
tedlied@fvtc.edu 

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920-225-5954
hansenj@fvtc.edu

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