PSA's Facility and Location

Public Safety Academy: Ivy Tech South Campus is 132,000-square feet of joint-use training and education space. An emphasis on technology and online learning helps the Academy export its training services throughout the region and the state using a fiber optics network. Conference areas, a Planning Center and public access space is available for regional training and meetings.

First Floor


Second Floor

1. Lobby
2. Auditorium
3. Gathering Area
4. Administration
5. Police/ Fire Training
6. Police Administration
7. Fire Administration
8. Law Enforcement Classroom
9. EMS Classroom
10. Dry Lab
11. Wet Lab
12. Mat Room
13. Firearms and Driving Simulator Suite
14. Simunition Room
15. Apparatus Bay
16. Firing Range (16 Lanes)
17. Gymnasium
18. Weight Room
19. Locker Rooms
20. Education Offices
21. General Purpose Classroom
22. Computer Room
23. Tiered Computer Room
24. Recording Studio/ Media Room
25. Planning Room
26. Emergency Offices

Amenities

  • 12 general-purpose classrooms
  • 18 education offices
  • 290-seat auditorium
  • Two 24-seat computer labs
  • EMS classroom
  • Gymnasium and locker rooms
  • Faculty and administrative offices
  • Recording studio/media room

Directions to Public Safety Academy: Ivy Tech South Campus

From the south:
Take I-69 north to exit 96A (I-469). Continue on I-469 to exit 11 (US 27). Turn left (north) on US 27 (a/k/a Decatur Rd). Continue 3 miles north to Southtown Centre. Turn left in the main entrance (@ stoplight by Wendy's). Go straight on Southtown Blvd., between Menards and Wal-Mart. The Public Safety Academy is behind Menards & Wal-Mart.

From the north:
Take I-69 south to exit 115 (I-469). Continue on I-469 to exit 15 (Tillman Rd). Turn right on Tillman Road. Continue approximately 4.5 miles to Lafayette Blvd (fourth traffic signal). Turn left. Turn right in the main entrance to Southtown Centre. Go straight on Southtown Blvd., between Menards and Wal-Mart. The Public Safety Academy is behind Menards & Wal-Mart.

From Downtown Fort Wayne:
Go south on Clinton St./US 27. Clinton merges with Lafayette Blvd. at McKinnie Ave. Continue south to Southtown Centre. Turn right in the main entrance. Go straight on Southtown Blvd., between Menards and Wal-Mart. The Public Safety Academy is behind Menards & Wal-Mart.

From Fort Wayne International Airport:
Turn right on Ferguson Road. Continue on Ferguson to US 27 (a/k/a Decatur Rd). Turn left (north). Continue approximately 2 miles north to Southtown Centre. Turn left in the main entrance (@ stoplight by Wendy's). Go straight on Southtown Blvd., between Menards and Wal-Mart. The Public Safety Academy is behind Menards & Wal-Mart.


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