Agency Personnel Only

The South Metro Public Safety Training Facility is a state-of-the-art firefighting and law enforcement training facility.

Facilities include classrooms, tactical gym, firearms simulator, two gun ranges, and a live fire training tower, etc. Courses include MN POST Board accredited classes, investigation techniques, train the trainer classes, firearms instruction, etc.

It is our mission to provide high quality, cost effective training and development for public safety organizations through shared resources to ensure premier public safety services to our communities.

Facilities for our law enforcement and firefighting personnel include classrooms, defensive tactics gym, shooting ranges, simulators, functional tower, and more.

Classrooms

Media Setup
- Overhead projector with screen
- Markerboard

  • 36-46 seats- $200/day
  • 50-60 seats- $300/day
  • 80-100 seats- $400/day

*evening & 1/2 day rates available

Simulators

MILO System

  • Laser Technology
  • Hundreds of Scenarios
  • $75 / hour (Min. 2 hrs.)

Shooting Range

  • 2 Indoor Ranges

-Large Range: 12 bays (25-50 yards)
$225/hour (min 2 hrs.)
-Small Range: 4 bays (15 yards)
$125/hour (min 2 hrs.)

  • Lights, Distance & Movement
  • Caswell Target System

Gun Cleaning Room

  • 5 Stations
  • Solvents, Compressed Air, Oil Available

Defensive Tactics Gym

  • 1100 Square Feet
  • Wall Pads, Floor Mats, Heavy Bags
  • $200 per day (1/2 day pro-rated)

Tower

The tower provides tactical training opportunities for both police and fire functions including but not limited to entry, search, and repelling. Features include built-in tie-off points, concrete walls for simulation exercises, and ventilation for chemical-agent environments. A two-story residential simulator and seven-story tower provide a variety of training opportunities for both firefighters and law enforcement officers including but not limited to:

  • Simulation Training
  • Rappelling up to eight floors (built-in tie-off points on each floor)
  • Tactical entry and search
  • Building search
  • Active shooter training
  • Explosive Entry
  • Rappelling up to eight floors (built-in tie-off points on each floor)
  • Kitchen fire simulation room (2nd floor)
  • Living room fire simulation room (1st floor)
  • Bedroom fire simulation room (6th floor)
  • Confined space rescue
  • Mask maze
  • Smoke generator
  • Search and rescue
  • Ladder drills
  • Commercial roof
  • Roof ventilation
  • Full standpipe and sprinkler system
  • Three-story elevator shaft and more
Burning site training packages and includes:
  • Package A: $750* for two hours of clock time on burner(s) + rollover burner + smoke + 1 burn operator.
  • Package B: $1,075* for three hours of clock time on burner(s) + rollover burner + smoke + 1 burn operator.
  • Package C: $1,350* for four hours clock time on burner(s) + rollover burner + smoke + 2 burn operators.

*Add $100 to total package if burners will be run simultaneously.

  • Package D: $75/hr.* for tactical use. Add $25/hour for use of water or smoke
To book the training tower, please complete the following steps:
  1. Call us at (952) 903-5700, or email info@policeandfire.training to schedule a time
  2. Complete the Online Live Burn Tower Form.
  3. Sign the Use Agreement & fax (952) 903-5701 or email back to us.

Click here for printable Rental Rates.

Click here for an online worksheet of facilities use inclusions.

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