Public Safety Cadets

PSC Events

Registration is open!

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Register Now!       

July 17-20, 2023

  • We arranged for more rooms and locked in over 300 hotel rooms to be released on February 1st.
  • Registration will close on June 1 or when we reach maximum team capacity. 

  • We encourage early registration as we will sell out this event. 

Plan to join us for the 2023 Summer Showdown in Gatlinburg, TN.  

  • Format similar to 2021
  • We have engaged Gatlinburg area Local, State and Federal law enforcement to join us in hosting this event
  • We are focused to ensure high quality education and training sessions for Cadets and Mentors
  • We guarantee a minimum of 4 events for each team- possibly more.
  • The following events are planned (but not yet guaranteed) for 2023. 
    • Active Shooter Response
    • Arrest and Search
    • Burglary in Progress
    • Force Options
    • Bike Policing
    • High Risk Traffic Stops
    • Human Trafficking
    • Officer Rescue
    • Unknown Trouble
    • Drill Team
  • Public Safety Cadets will be offered a 30-day early registration period before other youth organizations.
  • Opening event will be held the evening of July 17, 2023.
  • Competitions will be held 0800-1700 July 18-19 and 0800-1500 July 20th.
  • Awards Ceremony will be the evening of July 20th.

Dates to remember-
February 1, 2023 Early registration begins for PSC Members
March 1, 2023 Early registration begins for non-PSC Youth Organizations
May 1, 2023 Fees increase for late registrations
June 1, 2023 All registrations are closed
June 30, 2023 All fees must be received by PSC or reservation will be dropped
July 1, 2023 Refunds (less deposit) are no longer available

$50 Deposit required with registration (not refundable but can be transferred to another attendee)
PSC Cadet$200$225
PSC Mentor$150$175
other youth$225$250
other adult$175$200
Fees include $50 Deposit (not in addition to the Deposit)

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