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Training Facilities

Avon and Somerset Police Learning and Development services are available to organisations in the public and private sector. Our skilled teachers deliver fully accredited courses in our excellent facilities in Portishead or on your own premises.


We offer a range of classroom based courses on a variety of subjects, including:

  • ICT Training
  • Roads and Policing
  • Investigative Training
  • Operational Training
  • Teaching qualifications

Our courses are fully accredited, providing you with reassurance you are receiving learning and development of the highest quality and supplemented by formal certification.


The Learning and Development Centre is located within the Police & Fire Headquarters site in Portishead near Bristol. It offers:

  • lecture theatre with 150 seats
  • 27 classrooms
  • specialist training suites
  • television and video studio which can be used for direct outside broadcasting
  • 107 residential rooms
  • free Wi-Fi
  • restaurant and Costa Coffee

Further information

For more information about our training courses and facilities, email or call 01275 816518 during office hours.