Fall 2011 Class Schedule (ARC)



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PSTC 1155    Driving Under the Influence (Update)    1 Unit

Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST/STC/CPOST Academy.
Hours: 12 hours LEC ; 4 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to update the police officer on his/her knowledge of DUI enforcement techniques and laws. The course involves the application of these techniques on subjects in various states of under the influence.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 17-Nov 18
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30478 
Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.


PSTC 1172    California Department of Corrections Basic Investigators    4 Units

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 76 hours LEC
Description: Prerequisite: Completion of POST/STC/CPOST Academy. This course is for those assigned to investigatory responsibilities at a correctional institute. Topics include areas such as gang update, interview and interrogations, report writing, ethics, and officer survival.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 15-Aug 26
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30003 
Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30003 Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1193    Continuing Professional Training for Peace Officers    .25-2 Units

Prerequisite: Completion of a POST/STC/CPOST Academy.
Hours: 40 hours LEC ; 40 hours LAB
Description: This course consists of required modules of techniques and perishable skills required by law. Topics include laws of arrest, search and seizure, first aid and CPR, firearms, defensive tactics, illegal drugs, officer safety, civil liability, ethics, communication skills, interview and interrogation, investigations, crime scene processing, report writing, and current topics. Per California Code of Regulations, Title 5 and Title 11, this course may be taken multiple times for credit. Credit/No Credit only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 12-Aug 25
SWAT update
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30513 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Folsom Police Department at (916) 355-7298.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
AOT-Probation Officers
W         08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 29720 Textbook
Th        08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30450 Textbook
Scenario Evaluator Training
Th        TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30555 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 23-Aug 23
Cont. Professional Training
T         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 29708 Textbook
T         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 29-Aug 31
Perishable Skills & Legislative Mandates
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28413 
Textbook
W         08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 01-Sep 30
Advanced Officer Training
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 29456 
Textbook
Peer Support/Nutrition
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30069 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 01-Sep 01
Advanced SWAT
Th        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30235 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 18-Oct 27
SWAT update
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30479 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Folsom Police Department at (916) 355-7298.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 28-Sep 30
ThF       08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 01-Oct 31
Advanced Officer Training
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 29458 
Textbook
Peer Support/Nutrition
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30070 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 10-Oct 14
Defensive Tactics Update
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30291 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 17-Oct 19
Perishable Skills & Legislative Mandates
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28686 Textbook
W         08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 01-Nov 30
Advanced Officer Training
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 29460 
Textbook
Peer Support/Nutrition
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30071 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 02-Nov 03
DITEP
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30539 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Folsom Police Department at (916) 355-7298.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 10-Dec 22
SWAT update
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30481 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Folsom Police Department at (916) 355-7298.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 14-Nov 15
Tactical Casualty Care Update
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 29736 Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1501    PC 832 Arrest, Search & Seizure    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 4 hours LAB
Description: This course satisfies the arrest, search and seizure requirement for peace officers as defined in section 832 of the California Penal Code. Topics include professional orientation, justice system, knowing your community, laws of evidence and arrest, investigation, use of force and arrest and control. This course is Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) certified. Per Title 5 Section 58161 this course may be taken unlimited times for credit. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 26-Sep 30
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28666 
Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28666 Textbook
F         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 10-Oct 14
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28668 Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28668 Textbook
F         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 31-Nov 04
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28670 Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28670 Textbook
F         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 05-Dec 09
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28672 Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28672 Textbook
F         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1504    Basic Law Enforcement Academy- Module I    17.5 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1503
Enrollment Limitation: Students must 1) Be free of felony convictions 2) Possess a valid California Driver's License 3) Undergo a fingerprint and criminal history check 4) Be a minimum of 18 years of age 5) Be a United States high school graduate, pass the GED, pass the California High School Proficiency Examination, or have attained a two-year or four-year degree from an accredited college or university 6) Complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 224 hours LEC ; 273 hours LAB
Description: This course meets or exceeds the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) minimum standards for the Level I Reserve Officer training and for Full-time Regular Peace Officer employment. Instruction builds upon knowledge, skills, and abilities students gained in the Basic Law Enforcement Academy- Modules III and II, and includes: Victimology, Crimes Against Children, Juvenile Law and Procedure, Vehicle Operations, Crimes in Progress, Domestic Violence, Missing Persons, Traffic Collision Investigation, Lifetime Fitness, Firearms/Chemical Agents, Persons with Disabilities, Gang Awareness, Emergency Management, Courtroom Testimony, and Emotional Survival for Law Enforcement. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 25-Nov 08
TWTh      05:30PM-09:20PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 29690 
Textbook
TWTh      09:30PM-10:20PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
Sa        07:00AM-05:10PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1519    Juvenile Corrections Officer Core    7.5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 126 hours LEC ; 34 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for the new juvenile corrections officer or the individual interested in a career in juvenile corrections. Topics include California criminal justice system, professionalism and ethics, defensive tactics, report writing, mental health issues, gangs and physical conditioning. This course is certified by California Standards and Training for Corrections (STC). Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 02-Dec 02
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:35PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 28661 
Textbook
F         08:00AM-01:30PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 28661 Textbook
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
F         02:30PM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1520    Supervisory (POST Format)    2 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 16 hours LEC ; 64 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for law enforcement, and regulatory personnel who are to be appointed supervision responsibilities. Topics include ethics, values, role of supervisor, vicarious liability, grievance procedures, and evaluation techniques. This Course is accredited by the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) with POST Certification #2970-00400. This course is formerly known as PSTC 1140. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 15-Aug 26
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 28403 
Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 17-Oct 28
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 28815 Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 05-Dec 16
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 28817 
Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1521    Supervisory (STC Format)    2 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 26 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for correctional, probation, and parole personnel who will be or have been appointed supervision responsibilities. Topics include ethics, problem solving, discipline, legal update, grievance procedures, and leadership. It is accredited by the State of California's Standards and Training for Corrections (STC) with STC Certification #0218-011703. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 03-Oct 14
MTW       08:00AM-04:50PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 28819 
Textbook
F         08:00AM-09:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 28819 Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
F         11:00AM-04:50PM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1533    Internal Affairs Investigation    .5-1 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better
Enrollment Limitation: Completion of a POST/CPOST/STC Basic Academy.
Hours: 33 hours LEC ; 7 hours LAB
Description: This course provides basic internal affairs investigation techniques for the new Internal Affairs investigator. Topics include legal framework including the Peace Officers Bill of Rights, case law, interviewing and investigative techniques and writing requirements for such investigations. It is presented in an educational partnership with the Sacramento Sheriff's Department (SSD). It also is accredited by the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) with POST Certification #2970-32100 and #2310-32103 (SSD). Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 26-Sep 28
MTW       08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28448 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1542    Property and Evidence Room Management    .5 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 24 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for personnel assigned to manage a law enforcement agency's evidence or property room. Topics include roles and responsibilities, audits and inventory, internal controls, tracking and emergency planning. The course is accredited by the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST)with POST Certification #2970-32901. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 19-Sep 21
MTW       08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 28437 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1555    Regulatory Investigative Techniques    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for the investigator assigned to an investigative role within a state agency. The course will focus on techniques that will train and enhance the investigator's ability to prepare a criminal or administrative case for prosecution in a criminal or administrative hearing. Topics include roles and responsibilities, interview techniques, search warrants and report writing. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 24-Oct 28
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28814 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1571    Field Training Officer    2 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for newly assigned personnel whose responsibility is to train law enforcement officers. Topics include liability issues, remediation strategies, adult learning concepts, evaluations and Field Training Officer and trainee relationships. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 12-Sep 16
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 28445 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1572    Field Training Officer - Update    .5 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1571
Hours: 24 hours LEC
Description: This course is deigned to update field training officers on new training methods, new policing methods and legal liabilities. Topics include academy update, remediation methodologies, tactical communications, adult learning theories, ethics, liability and supervision. Per Title 5 Section 58161 this course may be taken unlimited times for credit. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 17-Oct 19
MTW       08:00AM-04:50PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 28568 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1573    Field Training Program Supervisor, Administrator, Coordinator Course    .5 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 24 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for personnel responsible for administering their agency's Field Training Program. Topics include POST approved Field Training Program and manual, managing a training program, documentation and legal liability. This course is accredited by Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) with POST Certification #2970-2954. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 08-Nov 10
TWTh      08:00AM-04:50PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 28567 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1584    Life Skills - Power Program --Sac Sheriff    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 26 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to assist those who have a criminal background in developing life skills. Course topics include Domestic Violence, Substance Abuse, Identifying Drug Problems, Anger Management, and Communication Techniques. This course can be taken for Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 17-Oct 20
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30272 
Textbook


PSTC 1585    Employment Training - Power Program - SSD    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 26 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to prepare those who have a criminal background in seeking employment. Course topics include completing employment applications and resumes, navigating the job interview and job seeking skills. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 22-Aug 25
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30093 
Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 24-Oct 27
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30277 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 07-Nov 10
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30278 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 28-Dec 01
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30279 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 12-Dec 15
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30288 Textbook


PSTC 1602    Weaponless Defense Instructor    2.5 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 35 hours LEC ; 45 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for the newly assigned weaponless instructor or an individual who desires to teach weaponless defense in a law enforcement environment. Topics include defense and liability issues, instructor preparation techniques, control holds, take-down maneuvers and ground fighting. This course is certified by Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) and California Standards and Training--Corrections (STC). Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 08-Aug 19
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 29025 
Textbook
F         08:00AM-10:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 29025 Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
F         11:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 07-Nov 18
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:55PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 29033 
Textbook
F         08:00AM-10:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 29033 Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
F         12:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1603    Weaponless Defense Instructor - Advanced (Groundfighting)    1 Unit

Prerequisite: PSTC 1602
Hours: 20 hours LEC ; 20 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed as an advanced course for the Weaponless Defense Instructor. Course topics include legal updates, new instructional, and weaponless defense techniques. This course is approved by Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) and California Standards and Training - Corrections. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 03-Oct 07
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 29143 
Textbook
MTWThF    01:00PM-04:50PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 10-Oct 13
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30269 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.


PSTC 1604    Weaponless Defense Instructor - Update    .5 Unit

Prerequisite: PSTC 1602
Hours: 8 hours LEC ; 16 hours LAB
Description: This course provides defensive tactics instructors updated skills on contemporary tactics, teaching techniques and legal issues. Topics include: legal issues, control holds, searches, handcuffing, and escapes. Per Title 5 Section 58161 this course may be taken unlimited times for credit. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 22-Aug 24
M         08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28410 
Textbook
TW        08:00AM-04:50PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 17-Oct 19
M         08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 29141 
Textbook
TW        08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1621    Impact Weapons Instructor    2 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 29.5 hours LEC ; 50.5 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for the new Impact Weapons Instructor or one who desires to become an Impact Weapons Instructor. Topics include side handled baton, straight baton, long baton, short baton, yawara stick, expandable baton, and several additional impact weapons. This course is Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) and California Standards and Training for Corrections (STC) approved. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 12-Sep 23
MTWThF    08:00AM-10:40AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28449 
Textbook
MTWThF    11:40AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 05-Dec 16
MTWThF    08:00AM-10:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28610 Textbook
MTWThF    12:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1622    Impact Weapons Instructor - Update    .5 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1621
Hours: 6 hours LEC ; 10 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for impact weapons instructors to provide them with updated knowledge in the use of force and legal issues. Topics include review of use of batons, striking techniques, and liability updates. Per Title 5 Section 58161 this course may be taken unlimited times for credit. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 25-Aug 26
Th        08:00AM-01:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28415 
Textbook
Th        03:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
F         08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 20-Oct 21
Th        08:00AM-01:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 29394 Textbook
Th        03:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
F         08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1640    Firearms Familiarization (PC 832)    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 19 hours LEC ; 5 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to comply with California Penal Code 832 as well as requirements by Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST). This course is approved by POST. This course is a basic introduction to the legal aspects of shooting and safety. Topics include handgun familiarization, safety, shooting principles and live fire exercises. Per Title 5 Section 58161 this course may be taken unlimited times for credit. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 24-Oct 26
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28676 
Textbook
W         08:00AM-10:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28676 Textbook
W         12:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 14-Nov 16
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28678 Textbook
W         08:00AM-10:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28678 Textbook
W         12:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 12-Dec 14
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28680 Textbook
W         08:00AM-10:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28680 Textbook
W         12:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1645    Force and Weaponry - Basic    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1138 or 1200 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 24 hours LEC ; 16 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for field officers who are required to carry firearms in the performance of their duties. Topics include day and night shooting, use of force, firearms safety, principles of weaponless defense and tactical reloading. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 15-Aug 19
MTW       08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28519 
Textbook
ThF       08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 05-Dec 09
MTW       08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28534 Textbook
ThF       08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1650    Firearms Instructor    3 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 48 hours LEC ; 32 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to teach students to be firearms instructors within the law enforcement field. Topics include theory and techniques of training, liability, maintenance, problem shooter analysis, auto pistol transition, and curriculum development. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 12-Sep 23
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 28446 
Textbook
TWThF     08:00AM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1651    Firearms Instructor Update    .5 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1158 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 2 hours LEC ; 22 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to further develop and update existing firearm instructors. Topics include instructional techniques, diagnostic interpretation, and target systems. This course is accredited by the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) with POST Certification #297021740 and the Standards and Training for Correction (STC) Program #0218-027422. This course is formerly known as PSTC 1258. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 11-Oct 13
T         08:00AM-09:50AM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 28607 
Textbook
T         11:00AM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
WTh       08:00AM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1654    Firearms / Rifle Instructor - Update    .5 Units

Prerequisite: Firearms Instructor PSTC 1650 or Firearms Instructor - Long Rifle PSTC 1653
Hours: 2 hours LEC ; 22 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide updated information and training techniques to firearms instructors in the use of short barreled rifles in patrol use, close quarter combat, and active shooter techniques. This course meets the requirements of Penal Code 12020 (b). Topics include instructional techniques, maintenance, and deployment shooting techniques. Per Title 5 Section 58161 this course may be taken unlimited times for credit. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 25-Oct 27
T         08:00AM-09:50AM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 28575 
Textbook
T         11:00AM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
WTh       08:00AM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1660    Public Safety Dispatcher - Basic (SPD)    6 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 105 hours LEC ; 15 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to introduce new dispatchers to the basic requirements of first responder dispatching. This course fulfills the requirement by Commission on Standards and Training for Peace Officers (POST) Topics include telephone procedures, radio procedures, stress management, criminal justice system and law. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 01-Aug 19
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30038 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 277-1740 or email DispatchAcad@pd.cityofsacramento.org.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 24-Nov 11
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30240 Textbook


PSTC 1663    SPD Communications Training Program (CTP)    2 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better; Completion of a POST Law Enforcement Basic or Dispatcher's Academy
Hours: 34 hours LEC ; 6 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to instruct dispatchers techniques for training newly assigned dispatchers to a communications center. Topics include leadership, training models, adult learning theories and practical exercises. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 10-Oct 14
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 29528 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 277-1740 or email DispatchAcad@pd.cityofsacramento.org.


PSTC 1710    Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT)    2 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 14 hours LEC ; 66 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for the officer newly assigned to the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team. Topics include tactical entries, utilizing assault weapons, barricaded subjects and tactical rescues. The course is presented in an educational partnership with the Sacramento Sheriff's Department (SSD) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). This course is accredited by the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) with POST Certfication #9680-23000 (FBI) and # 2310-23000 (SSD). This course is formerly known as SCSD 1132. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 16-Oct 28
Su        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 29722 
Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-08:30AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 29722 Textbook
MTWThF    10:00AM-04:30PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1720    Defensive Driving    .25-.5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 3 hours LEC ; 13 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to enhance the driving skills of public employees, sworn and non-sworn personnel, who are required to drive motor vehicle in the performance of their duties. Per title 5, section 58161, this course may be taken unlimited times for credit. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 01-Aug 31
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30004 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 01-Sep 30
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30042 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 01-Oct 31
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30044 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 01-Nov 30
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30046 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 01-Dec 31
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30048 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.


PSTC 1722    Driver Training - Update    .5 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 6 hours LEC ; 14 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for law enforcement personnel to update them on new laws and refresh their skills. This is a Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) mandate. Per Title 5 Section 58161 this course may be taken unlimited times for credit. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 01-Aug 31
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30035 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 01-Sep 30
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30050 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 01-Oct 31
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30057 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 01-Nov 30
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30060 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 01-Dec 31
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30063 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


PSTC 1749    Survival and Tactics - SPD    1 Unit

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 8 hours LEC ; 32 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to instruct emergency personnel in the most current methods of firearms, field tactics and combative confrontations. Topics include officer survival techniques, handgun retention techniques, and defensive tactics. Per Title 5 Section 58161 this course may be taken unlimited times for credit. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 15-Aug 19
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30265 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 24-Oct 28
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30267 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.


PSTC 1760    Basic Crime Prevention    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course is a one week (40 Hour) course designed to prepare the student for the task of entry level community and crime prevention services usually found in law enforcement agencies. Topics include physical hardware, alarm applications, use of environmental design, security surveys, community support and program evaluation. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 12-Dec 16
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28440 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1781    School Resource Officer    2 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for the officer assigned or newly assigned as a school resource officer. Topics include school law, mentoring, basic teaching skills, instructional techniques and constructing a course outline. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 22-Aug 26
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28412 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1800    Interview and Interrogation Techniques    2 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to teach law enforcement officers the legal and behavioral techniques of interview and interrogation techniques. Topics include court preparation, polygraphs, predictable behavior and the Ten Step Plan. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 12-Sep 16
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 28646 
Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 14-Nov 18
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 28660 Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1801    Background Investigations    1.5-2 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for law enforcement or civilian personnel who are responsible for conducting Background Investigations for hiring of public safety personnel. Topics include background process, psychological evaluations, interviewing techniques and documentation. This course is Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) and California Standards and Training for Corrections (STC) approved. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 12-Sep 15
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28419 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1812    Fingerprint Identification - Basic    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to provide basic instruction in fingerprint comparison and identification. Topic include ridge characteristics, basic pattern types, classification (primary and secondary) and verifications. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 12-Sep 16
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28532 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1813    Crime Scene and Forensic Photography of Physical Evidence    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 24 hours LEC
Description: This course provides law enforcement officers and crime scene investigators the skills necessary to conduct forensic photography of physical evidence as well as conduct general crime scene photography. Topics include legal admissibility, photographic coverage, major crime scene photography, film speed, lighting techniques, and photographic equipment. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 21-Sep 23
WThF      08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 28420 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1821    Latent Print Development Techniques - Advanced    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1173 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course provides the crime scene investigator or fingerprint technician advanced training in finding, developing, recovering, comparing, and documenting latent fingerprint evidence. Topics include pattern recognition, lifting procedures, comparison techniques, chemical development of latent prints, courtroom presentation, and safety considerations. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 17-Oct 21
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 28663 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1852    Drug and Alcohol Recognition    1 Unit

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 24 hours LEC
Description: This course provides law enforcement personnel with the knowledge and skills to evaluate and provide expert testimony on the effects of drugs and alcohol. Topics include legal codes, courtroom survival, stimulants and depressants and investigation techniques. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 12-Sep 14
MTW       08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28431 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1854    Drug Recognition Evaluator Course    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 64 hours LEC ; 8 hours LAB
Description: This course provides law enforcement personnel with the knowledge and skills to evaluate and provide expert testimony on the effects of drugs and alcohol. Topics include psychophysical tests, eye examinations, alcohol workshop, signs and symptoms, drugs in society, vehicle operation, drug classification process and procedures, nystagmus, convergence, pupil size and reaction to light, physiology and drugs, depressants, stimulants, physician's desk reference, hallucinogens, dissociative anesthetics, narcotic analgesics, inhalants, cannabis, report writing, curriculum vitae, and case preparation and testimony. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 12-Sep 22
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28432 
Textbook
Th        08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1874    Traffic Collision Investigation - Intermediate    2 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1900
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for the investigator to investigate traffic collisions ranging from the minor to the major accident. This course is the second of a series of three courses on investigating traffic collisions. Topics include definitions and terminologies, measuring and diagramming and speed computation. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 10-Oct 14
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28822 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1875    Traffic Collision Investigation - Advanced    4 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1874
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 8 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for the traffic officer investigating major traffic collisions. The course is the third and final in a series of collision investigations courses. Topics include advance techniques, drag factors, math and physics review, diagramming, speed computation, vault and rollovers, and human factors. This courses meets requirements of V.C. 40600. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 05-Dec 16
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28825 
Textbook
F         08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1876    Driving Under the Influence - Update    1 Unit

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 24 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to update peace officers on their knowledge of DUI enforcement techniques and laws. Topics include laws and liability, vehicles in motion, nystagmus, and psychophysical tests. Per Title 5, Section 58161 this course may be taken unlimited times for credit. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 01-Sep 02
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30155 
Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 07-Sep 09
WThF      08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28421 Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1878    Probation Officer Core Course    5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 162 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for entry-level positions in the probation officer field. Topics include criminal justice system, legal foundations, terminology, codes, statutes, case law, indicators of psychological problems, gangs, interviews, court reports and report writing. This course meets or exceeds minimum standards set by Standards and Training for Corrections (STC). Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 11-Nov 10
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 28791 
Textbook
Th        08:00AM-09:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 28791 Textbook
TW        08:00AM-04:50PM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
Th        10:00AM-11:50AM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1879    Adult Correctional Officer Core Course    5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 151 hours LEC ; 28.5 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for entry level positions in the adult corrections field. Topics include criminal procedure, interviewing and counseling techniques, defensive tactics, public relations, oral and written communications, classifications and housing of inmates, court testimony and indicators of psychological problems.This course meets or exceeds Standards and Training for Corrections' minimum training requirements for entry level adult corrections officers. This course is formerly known as SCSD 1139. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 05-Nov 04
MTWThF    08:00AM-02:40PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 28438 
Textbook
F         08:00AM-09:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 28438 Textbook
MTWThF    03:45PM-04:50PM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
F         10:00AM-11:50AM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1900    Traffic Collision - Basic    2 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for officers who must investigate traffic collisions in the normal course and scope of their duties. This course is the first of a series of three courses on investigating traffic collisions. Topics include collision related law, report writing, skid marks/tire marks, scene management, railroad collisions and hit and run investigations. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 19-Sep 23
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 28821 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Fall 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: December 5, 2011