Education, Training & Research (ETR)


Fitness Wellness Unit

The Texas Department of Public Safety Health and Physical Fitness Policy is designed to address the issue of good health and physical fitness for commissioned officers and recognize the benefit to non-commissioned personnel.

Unfortunately, good health and fitness does not “just happen”; therefore, personal goals must be established and effort must be put forth to achieve them. A fitness plan, which includes goals in the areas of nutrition, exercise, and weight control, will pay great dividends if carried out.

The DPS Fitness Center is available for all DPS employees to utilize to maintain physical fitness. The Fitness Center offers the following equipment:

Please contact for information regarding DPS Physical Readiness/Fitness Policy and/or ETR Forms (162, 163, 164)