For Texas Police Association Sponsored Courses
Requests are accepted by phone, by fax, or by email on an official registration form.
To register by phone, call: (512) 424-7214 between 7:30am to 5:00pm, Monday – Friday. Fax to (512) 424-5734.
Tuition includes handouts, books, and meals. At this time, lodging is not available at the DPS Academy. Tuition may be submitted with your reservation request or upon official acceptance into the school (Invoice/Confirmation Notice).
Once accepted into a school, your agency’s contact person will receive an official notice requiring any outstanding payments and a written confirmation of intent to attend. If confirmation and payment are not received by stated deadline in notice, your reservation will be canceled.
Payment by Credit Card:
Fill out appropriate credit card information on registration form. Please include signature. Fax to (512) 424-5734.
Payment by Check:
Make check payable to: Texas Police Association.
Only one check is accepted per school. Your check will be returned if payment includes more than one school. You may include multiple students on one check if they are in the same school.
Send confirmation and payment to:
Texas Department of Public Safety
Law Enforcement Education - TPA Registration
P.O. Box 4087
Austin, TX 78773-0252
You are required to notify us immediately by phone, fax, email or in person of cancellation. Payment will be forfeited if notice is not received at least one week prior to start of school.
To be included on the DPS / TPA training calendar mailing list call (512) 424-7214.
For registration information, contact:
For specific Texas Police Association questions, contact:
Lt. Tony Thompson at:
Or contact the Texas Police Association at:
To Contact the Texas Department of Public Safety
Office: (512) 424-7214
Fax: (512) 424-5734