Client Miami Dade College

Miami-Dade College, School Of Justice Tactical Training Facility

Miami, Florida

The Miami Dade College, School of Justice Law Enforcement Training Academy serves the law enforcement, security and correctional officer, fire fighter and EMS academic accreditation and certification programs of the school - the largest training facility of its kind on the east coast.

The 80,000-SF Tactical Training Facility will become an all-inclusive public safety training center to support special response teams, correctional officer, emergency response training, Homeland Security and fire rescue high liability training. The facility will provide scenario role play opportunities, an officer survival city including rappelling capability, use of training ammunition, isolation drills, scenario rooms, virtual judgment simulation labs, tactical driving simulators and defense tactics training to enhance officer skills in emergency/crisis mitigation techniques. The facility will include a Vitra/Blue Fire training lab, tactical lab, dispatch training lab, 12-lane fire arms training range, mock-courtroom, and mock-intake and physical training room spaces.

At a glance

80,000 SF


12-lane indoor firing range

Multiple training labs

Public safety training facilities



Existing Building Analysis

Master Planning

Architectural Design

Construction Administration


The number of students trained annually by the College


Specialty tracks offered in Bachelor of applied science, public safety management


Officers attend training monthly at the College