About LocalGovU

LocalGovU is the leading provider of online training and e-Learning for local government nationwide and works directly with cities, counties and risk management groups to provide high quality, accredited training that reduces liability and mitigates risk. LocalGovU offers more than 200 courses covering topics ranging from law enforcement and corrections to HR and environmental safety. At LocalGovU, our mission is to provide the broadest range of high quality courses at a cost local government can afford. Find the training you need when you need it.

LGU Course Topics

  • Human Resources
  • Management
  • Safety & Environment
  • Productivity
  • Leadership
  • Health & Wellness
  • Fitness & Nutrition
  • Grant Writing Assistance
  • Firefighting
  • Communication Skills
  • Information Technology
  • Corrections
  • Corrections Training
  • Customer Service
  • Defensive Tactics (LEO)
  • Dispatch Communications
  • Distracted Driving
  • Edged Weapons (LEO)
  • Emotional and Psychological Disorders (LEO)
  • Equipment Training
  • Financial Management
  • Firearms
  • Gangs
  • Internet & Technology in Law Enforcement
  • Investigative Skills
  • Law Enforcement
  • Legal
  • Legislative Updates
  • Narcotics Enforcement
  • Patrol
  • Real Life/ Reality Training
  • Report Writing
  • Responding to Emergencies
  • Subject Control
  • Tactical Operations
  • Terrorism
  • The Will To Win
  • Traffic Stops & Safety

LocalGovU law enforcement and corrections courses have been approved by POST accrediting agencies in Idaho, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Minnesota, New Mexico, Nevada, Oklahoma, and South Carolina, and recognized by Georgia, Kansas, Nebraska and TCLEOSE in Texas.

LocalGovU is a division of Praetorian Group, Inc. and is provided in association with PoliceOne.com, FireRescue1.com, EMS1.com, and CorrectionsOne.com.

As the global leader in online media for first responders and security professionals, the Praetorian Group helps governments, companies, organizations and citizens keep their communities safe and secure. Our proprietary technology platform and network of flagship websites delivers expert content, mobile solutions and online tools that facilitate information sharing, enhance effectiveness, mitigate risk and streamline training.

Recently chosen as the U.S. Chamber of Commerce national small business of the year, we’ve been profitable since 2005 and are approaching $10 million in revenue with a growth rate of more than 10% per year. We have the most experienced digital team in the industry with a passionate culture and start-up energy that permeates our business. Our network exceeds 25% market penetration domestically representing nearly one million individual first responders and we’ve established strong footholds in military and corporate security.

At its core, Praetorian Group is also a thriving online media company in the heart of San Francisco, with an active and vibrant office culture held together by a young, dynamic and highly intelligent staff. We’ve created an environment where talented employees can develop hands on experience in marketing, editorial, production, product development, operations and business management – while also watching firsthand how those efforts enable our members to literally save lives.