As part of Penn State’s efforts to maintain public health and safety in the face of the COVID-19 outbreak, all in-person, University-sponsored events through June 30 will be canceled and updated as necessary. This includes all Criminal Justice Professional Training courses and the Pennsylvania Sheriff and Deputy Sheriff Training Program. For questions, please contact us at For the latest updates and information, visit:

Hosting Courses

Interested in bringing a management or specialty training course to your agency?

JASI and the Criminal Justice Professional Training unit will send an expert instructor to your location, at the time of your choosing. All course materials and student guidebooks for the course will be included.

Host agency requirements:

  • minimum of 18 students
  • provide classroom space
  • schedule 4+ months in advance
  • pay on a per-student basis

For more information or to schedule your course, contact:

Paula Parker
Program Coordinator
Phone: 814-865-6802

Lauren Miller
Program Coordinator
Phone: 814-863-6615