Public Safety Education Campus

321 Chapanoke Road
Raleigh, NC 27603

The Public Safety Education Campus is a CALEA®-accredited Training Academy, offering a state-of-the-art forensics lab, an incident command center, simulation and defensive tactics rooms and a mock courtroom and jail. The campus offers Associate in Applied Science degrees in Criminal Justice and Public Safety Administration, plus Basic Law Enforcement Training and in-service training for law enforcement and corrections officers, fire and rescue personnel, EMS technicians and State Bureau of Investigation and U.S. Department of Homeland Security personnel. The campus also offers short-term, non-degree courses for workforce licensures and certifications.


Our 65,000+ square feet include the following features:

  • Forensics lab with the latest technologies
  • Incident command center
  • Defensive tactics room
  • Mock courtroom
  • Mock jail with booking and interrogation rooms
  • Simulation room
  • Labs for nursing assistant training
  • Lab for vocational education
  • Computer lab

The PSEC is the only facility of its kind in North Carolina to offer these training technologies and components under one roof.

Student services

All Wake Tech campuses feature a library and study areas, an Individualized Learning Center for reading, writing and math tutoring, wireless internet access, a photo ID office and support services that include admissions, advising, career counseling, disability support and financial aid.

In addition to these services, the PSEC offers veterans’ services and Student Government Association offices.