Chester County Public Safety Training Campus

The Public Safety Training Campus (PSTC) is dedicated to providing quality training and education to our Fire, EMS and Police professionals and organizations that serve our communities. It is our continued goal to provide you, the emergency responder, with the most current training and education possible in order that both you and your organization will be prepared for the future.

What to Expect: A Guide for Family Members of Volunteer Firefighters
Complete Guide to a Fire Science Degree

Octorara Area School District Homeland Security and Protective Services Program

2016 Junior Firefighter Camp - June 20th-24th - details will be announced by March 1st.
Academic Building
On September 9, 2012, the Academic Building was dedicated and opened for classes, seminars and meetings.

The classrooms and training bay can be configured in rows, clusters, or u-shaped for the best learning platforms.
A view of the Academic Building

Tactical Village

On May 15 2015, the Tactical Village was dedicated and opened for training. The Village allows for all 1st responder disciplines to undertake practical training - separately and combined.

An aerial view of the Tactical Village
Facilities Use Request
To request a room in the Academic Building for your next training or meeting, or to request an area in the Tactical Village for training, please complete and submit the Training Campus Request Form.

Requests must be received at least 14 days before the requested training date, and may be scheduled no more than 90 days before the requested training date.

Reservations are subject to change. Priority is given to fire, police, and EMS agencies.

Schedule of Fees

General Rules, Regulations and Standard Operating Procedures

Contact Us

Chester County Public Safety Training Campus
137 Modena Road
Coatesville, PA 19320
Phone: 610-344-4100
Fax: 610-384-8583

Administrative Hours
Monday-Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm

Fire Training Email
EMS Training Email
Police Training Email

DES Training website:

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