Education/Training Classes

There are several training opportunities throughout the year for PCPA members and associates to attend.

Enrollment in State Police Training Course.

This class is open to municipal chiefs or their designee. Register using the attached form.


Police Physical Fitness Coordinator Class

Click here to register for this course.

Full Certification & Re-Certification is available. 40-hour course consisting of lecture and hands on training geared toward Police Department Fitness Coordinators and M.P.O.E.T.C Fitness Instructors. Some topics of discussion are legal issues surrounding police fitness programs and testing, safely developing incumbent programs for police departments using A.C.S.M. guidelines, M.P.O.E.T.C. testing and training, strength and endurance training and testing methods, body composition and basic nutrition training. Successful candidates will be certified by the Pennsylvania Chiefs of Police Association as Police Fitness Coordinators.

Cost: $400 Full Certification / $100 Re-certification

Location: Allentown Police Academy

Full Certification Dates: July 8-12, 2019 / 0800 to 1600

Re-Certification: Wednesday, July 10, 2019 / 0800 to 1600 * Officers should obtain a re-certification every 3 years 

Attire: First day will be casual. Bring fitness clothing for the rest of the week.

Students receive a 30-minute lunch break each day.

Registration closes June 7, 2019.

Questions, contact Alexandra at [email protected] or 717-236-1059 ext. 106

Cancellations/Refunds: Must notify within 30 days of the course date if you cannot attend.