The Public Safety Training Center (PSTC) a 22,300 sq. foot facility was completed in 1998 in memory of the late James T. Brouillette. His vision was to develop a regional firearms training facility for law enforcement agencies and shooting sports enthusiasts.
In 2004, Clackamas County took over ownership of the PSTC. The PSTC provides a state of the art indoor firing range open for both law enforcement agencies and the public. The PSTC offers public fingerprinting services (by appointment only) and the Sheriff's Office Concealed Handgun Licensing Program.
Ranges, classrooms, and the defensive tactics room are available for rental by police agencies. For more information contact the PSTC at (503)794-8065.
- 10 lanes of 25 yards.
- This is the range that is primarily used by public shooters. The targets are manually operated. Additionally, there is a laterally moving target that can be used for moving target drills
- 8 lanes of 25 yards.
- This range is used primarily for law enforcement training. A wide variety of target systems are available including friend/foe moving targets.
The PSTC has for use a force option simulator. A variety of training scenarios and basic handgun, rifle and shotgun courses on the simulator are available. The simulator provides great training opportunities for shoot/don't shoot decision making.
Defensive Tactics Room
The Defensive Tactics room provides a safe learning environment for hands-on training. Training dummies are available for use for agencies interested in training, if you have no Defensive Tactics Instructors, you can contact Capt. Kevin Poppen by calling (503)353-8486 for assistance. The DT room is available for public safety agencies for training purposes. Agencies can also incorporate integrated training by using the fully matted DT room, Shoot / Don't Shoot Simulator and line-fire range.
The PSTC has two (2) state of the art classrooms for your training needs. Training aids such as projection systems, laptops, and other equipment is available upon request. Classrooms can also be converted to conference rooms to fit your needs.