The mission of The American Public Safety Training Institute is to provide a national community of forward-thinking Public Safety professionals who deliver accessible, on-demand, affordable, innovative, and high quality learning opportunities that meet or exceed the needs of all areas of Public Safety personnel as America's Peacekeepers.
The Corrections Academy offers online training in basic and advanced Corrections techniques. Studies from federal sources are used for credible training and, in the certification programs, personnel with graduate degrees … Continue reading →
The American population is wrestling with decades of a “War on Drugs” which has cost billions of dollars and consumed millions of lives. TAPSTI believes cross-training public safety staff and … Continue reading →
The TAPSTI Drug Testing Academy offers the latest in national standardization training for the public safety industry. TAPSTI is the nation’s leader in training for the American Association of Forensic … Continue reading →
TAPSTI has an large library of training courses for Law Enforcement Officers and some training restricted just to qualified Officers. State-to-state reciprocity is difficult at times for LEO job seekers … Continue reading →
Some of the unsung heroes of the public safety system are our Emergency Medical personnel. A new addition to the TAPSTI course offerings are courses preparing public safety personnel for … Continue reading →
Probation and Parole are growing at an exponential rate as government at all levels attempts to improve efficiency through reductions in detained citizens. This academy serves the public probation function … Continue reading →
Essential for our national defense is the integration of Security Officers in their growth into Protective Services personnel. Today’s threats require Security personnel become active in the public safety community. … Continue reading →
Information Security (InfoSec) is a growing field and TAPSTI is working to build a network of CISSP-qualified personnel to offer certification training to enhance our national security publicly and privately. … Continue reading →
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The American Public Safety Training Institute (TAPSTI) is a national training clearinghouse which lists web-based training and hybrid-based training services for the men and women of America's public safety fields. We are a non-profit training organization with our purpose being to utilize instructor-led, e-learning, and m-learning technologies to educate public safety personnel and the public about today's complex public safety world.
TAPSTI funding comes from donations. We receive no government funding. We do not use a professional fund raiser so 100% of our income is used for training and for tuition support for educators and staff. We are a non-profit corporation registered in Georgia and are filing as a 501 (c) (3) with the federal government. All our officers and directors work without pay, as volunteers, to further the goals of the organization.
You can learn valuable skills through TAPSTI's blend of our self-paced eCampus, mCampus, radio shows, videos, webinars, and ground-based training created and delivered by our in-house volunteers who have experience in their fields. By providing convenient and accessible training verified through proctors and examination TAPSTI allows for cross-training of personnel so professionals can learn from each other. Individual courses generate certificates worth 4 CEUs each and Certificate programs are 10 courses in length, 40 CEUs, and we mail you a certificate you will be proud to display. Become a Free Subscriber and grow your career potential today!
National Certifications are being developed for 2014. Note: All Certifications require Criminal History Records Information (CHRI) check with no felonies. CHRI must be re-verified with certification renewal. See the "About" page for details!