About the Training Division

The DPS Training Division consists of the Georgia State Patrol (GSP)Training Unit and the Motor Carrier Compliance Division (MCCD) Training Unit.  The office is located at the Georgia Public Safety Training Center (GPSTC) in Forsyth, Georgia.  The Training Division is responsible for facilitating basic and advanced training for all members of The Georgia State Patrol, Motor Carrier Compliance, and Capitol Police. The DPS Training Division maintains training records for all members as well as reporting training to The Peace Officer Standards and Training Council. Upon request, with the approval of the Commissioner, the DPS Training Division also provides basic and advanced training to local agencies.

DPS Training Division

Georgia State Patrol

  • Capt. Clayton Kicklighter, Training Director

Motor Carrier Compliance Division

  • Lt. Luke Montgomery