Apply to Certify Your Facility as an Act 235 Training School

If you want your training academy recognized as a certified Act 235 school, contact the PSP Lethal Weapons Certification Unit by email.


Act 235 provides for the training and licensing of:

  • Watch guards
  • Protective patrolmen
  • Detectives
  • Criminal Investigators

in carrying and using lethal weapons in their employment.

Facilities that want to provide Act 235 lethal weapon training must be certified by the PSP Lethal Weapons Certification Unit.

Get your school certified

Contact the PSP Lethal Weapons Certification Unit by email to start the application process.