Skip to main content


The Trussville Police Department’s Training Division is dedicated to providing up-to-date reality training to all members of our department. We make every effort to gear our training towards situational based training and scenarios. We continually attempt to stay at the forefront of state of the art techniques and tried and proven training which can provide our officers with the tools necessary to accomplish his/her job with a high degree of success and professionalism while serving and protecting the public.  Additionally, we are currently providing portions of our training to outside agencies in an attempt to create a more harmonious relationship between departments while providing the benefit of our knowledge to help other agencies stay up to date.  Below you will find links to those classes.  Sgt. Chuck Bradford is in charge of the Training Division and reports to Lt. Phil Dillon.

Click on the link to find out more information about the Traffic Safety class on August 17-28, 2020 at the Trussville Civic Center.  Traffic Safety Class

Click on this link to sign up for the classes below

All the classes below will be held in Trussville at the Trussville Civic Center at 5381 Trussville Clay Rd, Trussville, Al 35173

Response, Search and Recovery of Missing and Abducted Children Wayne Sheppard January 28-29
Supervisor Liability Shaun Santos February 3-4
Detecting Deception Mike Ruggrio February 25-27
Calming the Fire: Principles for De-escalation and Understanding People Darryl Rivers March 3-4
The Essentials of Conducting and Internal Affairs Investigation George Perez March 9-10
Proactive Leadership Skills: Fundamental Tools for Leading Your Team Forward Silouan Green April 28-30
Detective and New Criminal Tom Tittle & Brian Jarvis May 11-15
Hidden Compartments and Other areas of Concealment Greg Goltz June 15-16
Interview Techniques for Street & Road Patrol Officers Wayne Sheppard July 21-23
Managing the Property and Evidence Room Joe Willis August 11-12
PREA Investigator Training for Allegations of Inmate Sexual Abuse Jeff Carter September 16-17
Dark Web Investigations Glenn Bard October 21-22
Response to Active Shooter and Terrorism Readiness Hanan Yadin November 3-4
Recruiting, Hiring, Background Investigations and Retention Tim Randall November 16-17
Ambush and Lethal Environmental Recognition Training Randy Merriman December 7-9

Forensic Pieces-Training & Consulting

Please click on the link below for more information concerning this class.

CSI Brochure Trussville 2020.


Basic Handgun Safety Course

Free Instruction
The Trussville Police Department is offering basic handgun safety and use instructions to citizens of Trussville, free of charge. The purpose of this training is to give professional instruction to novice or beginner firearms owners to help prepare them to use their firearm safely, effectively and legally.

Contact: Lt. J. J. Morris
Tel: 205-661-4013