HERO Center, State-of-the-art Regional Training Facility
Cottage Grove, Minnesota
The HERO Center's mission is to act as a multi-use public safety training center where project partners, members and customers share resources for pre-employment, continuing education and in-service training for law enforcement officers, firefighters, emergency medical service providers and students.
The heart of the project is to provide reality-based training scenarios, technologically advanced immersion-based training and access to consistent and meaningful firearms proficiency training facilities, as well as an emphasis on the coordination between theoretical and field training.
At a glance46,490 SF
Tactical training with moveable partitions
Virtual reality simulation
12-lane, 50-yard firing range
Secure outdoor and K9 training area
Structural, Mechanical, Civil and Electrical Engineering