Fall 2017 Class Schedule (ARC)



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PSTC 1270    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). This course is formerly known as PSTC 1519. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 07-Sep 01
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19348 
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MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19348 Textbook
M         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19348 Textbook
M         01:10PM-03:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19348 Textbook
M         03:10PM-05:00PM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
TWThF     08:00AM-11:50AM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
TWThF     01:10PM-05:00PM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 30-Nov 29
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19351 Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19351 Textbook
T         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19351 Textbook
TBA       12:00AM-12:00AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19351 Textbook
T         01:10PM-03:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19351 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

T         03:10PM-05:00PM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
MTW       08:00AM-11:50AM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
MTW       01:10PM-05:00PM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   


PSTC 1273    Probation Officer Core Course    9 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 156 hours LEC ; 40 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). This course is formerly known as PSTC 1878. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 06-Oct 10
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19261 
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MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19261 Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1401    Limited Peace Officer Criminal Investigations II    3 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1400
Hours: 48 hours LEC ; 32 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to advance the skill set of the limited peace officer, as defined in PD 830.11 PC. Topics include personal safety, medical marijuana investigations, economic crimes, tobacco dating, crime scene management, evidence identification, collection, processing, and preservation, case management, investigative report writing, and courtroom testimony. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 11-Sep 22
M         01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 20542 
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TWTh      08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 20542 Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 20542 Textbook
TWTh      01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 20542 Textbook
MT        08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 20542 Textbook
MT        01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 20542 Textbook
WTh       08:00AM-11:50AM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
WTh       01:10PM-05:00PM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
F         08:00AM-09:50AM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
F         10:10AM-12:00PM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1500    Basic Sheriff Academy    25 Units

Prerequisite: None.
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; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 198 hours LEC ; 758 hours LAB
Description: This course is a consolidated program of regular basic law enforcement training. Topics include criminal law, juvenile law, laws of evidence, administration of justice, community relations, investigation, traffic control and procedures, patrol procedures, defensive tactics, arrest control, weaponless defense, baton techniques, first aid/cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR), and vehicle operations. This course is certified by the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST). Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 04-Sep 26
TWThF     06:00AM-07:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19499 
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TWThF     08:10AM-10:00AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19499 Textbook
TWThF     10:10AM-11:00AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19499 Textbook
TWThF     12:35PM-05:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19499 Textbook
TWThF     06:00AM-10:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TWThF     12:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at Sacramento Sheriff's Department Training Academy at 1000 Riverwalk Way, Carmichael, CA 95608. Class will meet Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday from 6am to 5pm. Class times may vary with some weekend and night time training sessions to be announced by the instructor. For enrollment information, call Sacramento County Sheriff's Department at (916) 874 -2677 or go to: http://www.sacsheriff.com


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. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 11-Sep 15
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19221 
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MTWTh     01:10PM-05:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19221 Textbook
F         01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 02-Oct 06
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19223 Textbook
MTWTh     01:10PM-05:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19223 Textbook
F         01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 13-Nov 17
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19225 Textbook
MTWTh     01:10PM-05:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19225 Textbook
F         01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 04-Dec 08
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19229 Textbook
MTWTh     01:10PM-05:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19229 Textbook
F         01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1502    Basic Law Enforcement Academy- Module III    6-7 Units

Prerequisite: None.
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, and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 100 hours LEC ; 126 hours LAB
Description: The course satisfies Level III training requirements of the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) Level III module. Topics include: leadership and ethics, community policing and problem solving, introduction to criminal law, investigative report writing, use of force, traffic enforcement, crimes scenes and forensics, arrest methods and defensive tactics, and firearms. POST certification #2970-00133. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 07-Sep 08
MTWThF    08:00AM-09:50AM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    11:00AM-11:50AM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    01:10PM-04:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    04:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
Class will be held Monday through Friday, variable hours from 8am to 5pm at the Richard A McGee Correctional Training Center located at 9850 Twin Cities Road, Galt, CA 95632. For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 08-Sep 07
MTWThF    08:00AM-09:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 20312 Textbook
MTWThF    10:00AM-11:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 20312 Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-04:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 20312 Textbook
MTWThF    04:10PM-05:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 20312 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 03-Nov 01
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 20731 Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-03:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 20731 Textbook
MTWThF    03:30PM-05:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 20731 Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
Class will be held Monday through Friday, variable hours from 8am to 5pm at the Richard A McGee Correctional Training Center located at 9850 Twin Cities Road, Galt, CA 95632. For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1504    Basic Law Enforcement Academy- Module I    13.5-17 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, and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 190 hours LEC ; 360 hours LAB
Description: This course, the third in a three-part series of courses, satisfies training requirements of the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) for the Level I reserve or full-time regular peace officer. Topics include victimology, crimes against children, juvenile law and procedure, vehicle operations, crimes in progress, domestic violence, missing persons, traffic collision investigation, lifetime fitness, firearms and chemical agents, persons with disabilities, gang awareness, emergency management, interview and interrogations, courtroom testimony and emotional survival. Upon successful completion the students will possess a Certificate of Completion of the POST Basic Law Enforcement Academy. POST certification #2970-00150. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 01-Nov 21
Sa        06:30AM-09:20AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 20250 
Textbook
Sa        09:40AM-11:30AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 20250 Textbook
Sa        01:10PM-05:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 20250 Textbook
TWTh      05:30PM-07:20PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
TWTh      07:40PM-10:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
Sa        06:30AM-09:20AM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
Sa        09:40AM-11:30AM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
Sa        01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
The Modular Format Academy will be held at 2409 Dean Street, Building 686, McClellan, CA 95625. For enrollment information please call 916-263-0528 or 916-263-0525 or you can visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Center website at http://www.arc.losrios.edu/Programs_of_Study/Safety/Basic_Academy.htm


PSTC 1505    California Highway Patrol Basic Law Enforcement Academy    25 Units

Prerequisite: None.
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, and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 152 hours LEC ; 894 hours LAB
Description: This POST certified course is a consolidated program of training in criminal law, juvenile law, laws of evidence, administration of justice, community relations, investigation, traffic control and procedures, patrol procedures, defensive tactics, arrest control including handcuffing and weaponless defense, baton techniques, firearms, first aid and CPR, and vehicle operations. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 13-Sep 22
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20215 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Students will need to complete the hiring process prior to start of the class. Details on prerequisites are available by calling 1-888-4A CHP JOB or on the CHP website at www.chp.ca.gov

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 26-Jan 05
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20354 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Students will need to complete the hiring process prior to start of the class. Details on prerequisites are available by calling 1-888-4A CHP JOB or on the CHP website at www.chp.ca.gov


PSTC 1506    Sacramento Police Department Basic Academy    22-26 Units

Prerequisite: None.
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, and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 251 hours LEC ; 682 hours LAB
Description: This course presents a comprehensive program of training in law, ethics, community policing, vehicle operations, use of force, patrol techniques, firearms, traffic control and enforcement, criminal investigations, physical fitness, chemical agents, and first aid and CPR. Upon successful completion of the course, students receive a POST Basic Academy Certificate of Completion. This course is formerly known as SPD 1100. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 10-Dec 21
MTWTh     06:00AM-09:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20288 
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MTWTh     10:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20288 Textbook
MTWTh     01:10PM-03:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20288 Textbook
MTWTh     03:10PM-05:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20288 Textbook
MTWTh     06:00AM-09:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWTh     10:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWTh     01:10PM-03:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWTh     03:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at the Sacramento Police Academy on 2409 Dean Street, McClellan, CA 95652 from Monday through Thursday, between the hours of 6am to 5pm, class times may vary with some weekend and night time training sessions to be announced by the instructor. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916)566-2418.


PSTC 1507    Preparing for a Law Enforcement Career    .5-.75 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 8 hours LEC ; 24 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the student to requirements that must be met for application and acceptance into a California Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) certified regular basic law enforcement academy. Topics include an overview of the academy training program and program standards, POST and legislatively mandated pre-academy testing, educational requirements, required clearances, reading and writing tests, physical skills tests, and availability of financial assistance through the community college. It also covers guidance in researching law enforcement agencies throughout the state and preparing for a law enforcement agency background and interview process. Field trips may be required. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 08-Sep 19
T         05:00PM-06:50PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20723 
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T         07:10PM-09:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20723 Textbook
T         05:00PM-06:50PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
T         07:10PM-09:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
W         06:00PM-07:50PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
W         08:10PM-09:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2420.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 27-Dec 29
W         07:00AM-10:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20721 Textbook
W         11:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
W         01:10PM-04:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
ThF       07:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Th        01:10PM-04:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
F         01:10PM-03:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2420.


PSTC 1514    Academy Graduate Training - SPD    1.5-2 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 34 hours LEC ; 6 hours LAB
Description: This course, designed for the new academy graduate, provides specific additional training in areas not covered in the POST Basic Academy. Topics include use of the intoxilyzer, in-car camera, field training overview and the robbery alarm monitor system. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 18-Sep 21
MTWTh     06:30AM-11:20AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20521 
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MT        12:40PM-05:30PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20521 Textbook
W         12:40PM-04:30PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20521 Textbook
W         04:40PM-05:30PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Th        12:40PM-05:30PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   



PSTC 1520    POST Supervisor    2 Units

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
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; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 16 hours LEC ; 64 hours LAB
Description: This course examines the legal, moral, and ethical responsibilities and challenges associated with first line supervision in the law enforcement environment. Lectures, facilitated discussions, and student presentations revolve around the examination of case studies, reviews and updates of case and statutory law, situational leadership, followership, critical incidents and critical incident management, stress management, managing conflict, counseling and problem-solving. In-class activities include examining personality profiles for effective team development and supervision, developing and conducting subordinate counseling sessions, and preparing performance evaluations and improvement programs. This course is certified by the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training, POST #2970-00400. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 14-Aug 25
MT        08:00AM-11:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19359 
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MT        01:10PM-05:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19359 Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 23-Nov 03
MT        08:00AM-11:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19361 Textbook
MT        01:10PM-05:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19361 Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1521    Supervisory (STC Format)    2 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1270, 1271, or 1273
Hours: 24 hours LEC ; 56 hours LAB
Description: This course focuses on aspects of supervision specific to the field of corrections. This examination of supervision in the context of parole and probation environments will include ethics, problem solving, discipline, legal update, grievance procedures, and leadership. This course 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, Sep 11-Sep 22
MTW       08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19363 
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MTW       01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19363 Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1533    Internal Affairs Investigation    1 Unit

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
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; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination
Hours: 16 hours LEC ; 8 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the issues and techniques associated with conducting Internal Affairs investigations in a law enforcement environment. Topics include the role and purpose of internal affairs, risk and liability assessment, role of internal affairs investigator, policy considerations and public employee rights. This course also explores the impact of internal investigations on employees, the organization and the public. This course is certified by the California Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST). Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 22-Aug 24
TW        08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19328 
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TW        01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19328 Textbook
Th        08:00AM-11:50AM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
Th        01:10PM-05:00PM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 15-Nov 17
WTh       08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19331 Textbook
WTh       01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19331 Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
F         01:10PM-05:00PM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1542    Property and Evidence Room Management    1.25 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 24 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the legal requirements, procedures, and basic responsibilities and techniques involved in the proper operation of a property room. Topics include property room problems and solutions, packaging, security, storage management, documentation, purging, dispositions, audits, and inventories.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 06-Nov 08
MTW       08:00AM-11:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19299 
Textbook
MTW       01:10PM-05:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19299 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or 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 law enforcement officer assigned to an investigative role within a state agency. The course focuses on techniques that enhance the investigator's ability to prepare a criminal or administrative cases 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, Aug 14-Aug 18
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19297 
Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19297 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 11-Dec 15
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19355 Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19355 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1571    Field Training Officer    2 Units

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee that state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
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; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for newly assigned personnel responsible for training entry-level law enforcement officers. Topics include liability issues, remediation strategies, adult learning concepts, performance evaluations, and field training officer and trainee relationships. Field Training Officer is certified by the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST), certification #2970-31725. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 18-Sep 22
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19265 
Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19265 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1572    Field Training Officer - Update    1 Unit

Prerequisite: PSTC 1571
Hours: 24 hours LEC
Description: This course updates 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. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 05-Sep 07
TWTh      08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19266 
Textbook
TWTh      01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19266 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1573    Field Training Program Supervisor, Administrator, Coordinator Course    1 Unit

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
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; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 24 hours LEC
Description: This POST certified course is designed for personnel responsible for administering their law enforcement agency's Field Training Program. Topics include POST approved Field Training Program and manual, managing a training program, documentation and legal liability. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 14-Nov 16
TWTh      08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19295 
Textbook
TWTh      01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19295 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1602    Defensive Tactics Instructor    1.25 Units

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
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; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 80 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces students with the requisite skills and knowledge to provide weaponless defense instruction in POST certified law enforcement and/or STC certified correctional environments. Instruction is provided in the areas of defense and liability issues for police and corrections, health and safety precautions for instructing manipulative skills, safe and proper application of control holds, take-down maneuvers and ground fighting. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 14-Aug 25
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19372 
Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19372 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 11-Dec 22
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19736 Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19736 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1603    Defensive Tactics Instructor- Advanced     .5 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1602
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; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 40 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with advanced skills and knowledge for providing weaponless defense ground fighting instruction in POST certified law enforcement and/or STC certified corrections environments. Topics include legal updates, ground control, take-downs, wall defenses, escapes, and sustained resistance techniques. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 13-Nov 17
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19375 
Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19375 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1604    Defensive Tactics Instructor Update    .25 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1602
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; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 24 hours LAB
Description: This course provides weaponless defense instructors with updates in techniques, tactics, and legal issues in contemporary policing. Topics include legal updates, control holds, take-downs, arrest tactics, searches, handcuffing, ground control, and expert witness testimony. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 25-Sep 27
MTW       08:00AM-11:50AM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19373 
Textbook
MTW       01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19373 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 04-Dec 06
MTW       08:00AM-11:50AM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19374 Textbook
MTW       01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19374 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1621    Impact Weapons Instructor    1.25 Units

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
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; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 80 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces students to effective instructional design and methods for teaching a Peace Officers Standards and Training (POST) certified course in the use of impact weapons course in public safety environments. Topics include adult learning, aggression and suspect action, POST regulations for instructing, evaluating, and testing in the use of impact weapons and documentation per the POST Administrative Manual (PAM), relevant case law, legal issues, physical warm-ups, striking and blocking techniques with the baton and the yawara stick, personal body weapons, and confrontational exercises and evaluations. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 09-Oct 20
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19323 
Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19323 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1622    Impact Weapons Instructor - Update    .25 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1621
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; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 16 hours LAB
Description: This course provides impact weapons instructors with updated skills and knowledge in the use of force and the accompanying legal issues in the public safety environment. Topics include review of baton use, striking techniques, and legal and liability updates. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 07-Dec 08
ThF       08:00AM-11:50AM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19325 
Textbook
ThF       01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19325 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or 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.
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; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 19 hours LEC ; 5 hours LAB
Description: This POST certified course complies with California Penal Code 832. It provides a basic introduction to legal aspects of shooting and safety. Topics include handgun familiarization, safety, shooting principles, and live fire exercises. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 15-Aug 17
TWTh      08:00AM-11:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19232 
Textbook
T         01:10PM-05:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19232 Textbook
W         01:10PM-04:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19232 Textbook
W         04:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
Th        01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 26-Sep 28
TWTh      08:00AM-11:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19197 Textbook
T         01:10PM-05:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19197 Textbook
W         01:10PM-04:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19197 Textbook
W         04:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
Th        12:00AM-12:00AM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
Th        01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 20-Nov 22
MTW       08:00AM-11:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19247 Textbook
M         01:10PM-05:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19247 Textbook
T         01:10PM-04:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19247 Textbook
T         04:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
W         01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 12-Dec 14
TWTh      08:00AM-11:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19250 Textbook
T         01:10PM-05:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19250 Textbook
W         01:10PM-04:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19250 Textbook
W         04:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
Th        01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or 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 1200
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, Oct 30-Nov 03
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19321 
Textbook
M         01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19321 Textbook
TWThF     01:10PM-05:00PM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1650    Firearms Instructor    3 Units

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
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; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
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 fundamentals of instruction, liability, assessing shooting problems and target analysis, standard and non-traditional shooting positions, weapons transition, movement to cover and partner communication. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 07-Aug 18
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19258 
Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19258 Textbook
TWThF     08:00AM-11:50AM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
TWThF     01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1651    Firearms Instructor Update    .5 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1650
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; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 2 hours LEC ; 22 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to further develop and update existing firearm instructors on 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 03-Oct 05
T         08:00AM-09:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19317 
Textbook
T         10:00AM-11:50AM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
WTh       08:00AM-11:50AM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
TWTh      01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1654    Firearms / Rifle Instructor - Update    .5 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200; Firearms Instructor PSTC 1650 or Firearms Instructor - Long Rifle PSTC 1653
Hours: 2 hours LEC ; 22 hours LAB
Description: This course provides the law enforcement firearms instructor with contemporary information on legal issues, liability issues, updated training techniques and skills assessment in the use of the short barreled patrol rifle. Topics include instructional techniques, close-quarter combat and active shooter techniques, maintenance, and deployment shooting techniques. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 16-Oct 18
M         08:00AM-09:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19319 
Textbook
M         10:00AM-11:50AM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
TW        08:00AM-11:50AM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
MTW       01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1661    Public Safety Dispatcher - Advanced (SPD)    8 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1660
Hours: 77 hours LEC ; 203 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for public safety dispatchers who have successfully completed the Public Safety Dispatcher Basic Course. Topics include local geography, databases, officer safety, system inquiries, telephone systems and practical exercises. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 16-Dec 01
MTWThF    07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20422 
Textbook
MTWThF    12:40PM-05:30PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20422 Textbook
W         12:40PM-03:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20422 Textbook
Classes will be held at the Sacramento Police Department Training Center located at 7397 San Joaquin Street, Sacramento, CA 95820. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 808-1740 or email CommDispatchAcad@pd.cityofsacramento.org .

W         03:10PM-05:30PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    07:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    01:10PM-03:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    03:40PM-05:30PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


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 on the techniques for training newly assigned personnel to a communications center. Topics include leadership, training models, adult learning theories and practical exercises. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 18-Sep 22
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19992 
Textbook
MTW       01:10PM-05:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19992 Textbook
Th        01:10PM-03:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19992 Textbook
Th        03:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
F         01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at the Sacramento Police Department Training Center located at 7397 San Joaquin Street, Sacramento, CA 95820. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 808-1740 or email CommDispatchAcad@pd.cityofsacramento.org .


PSTC 1683    Continuing Professional Training for Peace Officers    .25-1.5 Units

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
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; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 16 hours LEC ; 40 hours LAB
Description: This course updates and advances the student's existing knowledge and skill set associated with effective policing in dynamic environments. Instruction includes tactical firearms, arrest and control,first aid/CPR refresher, and tactical communication. This course is formerly known as SCSD 1150. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 23-Sep 26
Defensive Tactics Update
SaSu      07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20349 
Textbook
Defensive Tactics Update
SaSu      01:10PM-04:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20349 Textbook
SaSu      04:10PM-06:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MT        07:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MT        01:10PM-06:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 04-Nov 07
SaSu      07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20351 Textbook
SaSu      01:10PM-04:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20351 Textbook
SaSu      04:10PM-06:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MT        07:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MT        01:10PM-06:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 13-Nov 15
PERISHABLE SKILLS & LEGISLATIV
MT        08:00AM-11:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19256 Textbook
PERISHABLE SKILLS & LEGISLATIV
MT        01:10PM-05:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19256 Textbook
W         08:00AM-11:50AM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
W         01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1684    Continued Professional Training - Sacramento Police Department    .25-2.5 Units

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
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; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 40 hours LEC ; 40 hours LAB
Description: This course updates and advances the student's existing knowledge and skill set associated with effective policing in dynamic environments. Instruction on evolving issues includes the safe handling of firearms, tactical shooting, tactical movement, arrest and control, ground fighting, chemical weapons, non-lethal weapons, penal codes, vehicle codes, health and safety codes, welfare and institution codes, and interpersonal and tactical communication. This course is formerly known as SPD 1193. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 11-Sep 14
Advanced Officer Training
MTW       07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19777 
Textbook
Advanced Officer Training
Th        07:00AM-10:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19777 Textbook
Th        11:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWTh     01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST/STC/CPOST Academy
Units:1.25
Hours:36 hours
Description: A 36 hour course covering DV/Legal Update, Tactical Firearms, First Aid, Tactical Communication, and the Chief's Update. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2420.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 18-Sep 21
Advanced Officer Training
MTW       07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19779 Textbook
Advanced Officer Training
Th        07:00AM-10:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19779 Textbook
Th        11:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWTh     01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST/STC/CPOST Academy
Units:1.25
Hours:36 hours
Description: A 36 hour course covering DV/Legal Update, Tactical Firearms, First Aid, Tactical Communication, and the Chief's Update. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2420.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 25-Sep 28
Advanced Officer Training
MTW       07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19781 Textbook
Advanced Officer Training
Th        07:00AM-10:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19781 Textbook
Th        11:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWTh     01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST/STC/CPOST Academy
Units:1.25
Hours:36 hours
Description: A 36 hour course covering DV/Legal Update, Tactical Firearms, First Aid, Tactical Communication, and the Chief's Update. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2420.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 23-Oct 26
MTW       07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19785 Textbook
Th        07:00AM-10:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19785 Textbook
Th        11:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWTh     01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST/STC/CPOST Academy
Units:1.25
Hours:36 hours
Description: A 36 hour course covering DV/Legal Update, Tactical Firearms, First Aid, Tactical Communication, and the Chief's Update. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2420.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 30-Nov 02
MTW       07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19789 Textbook
Th        07:00AM-10:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19789 Textbook
Th        11:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWTh     01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST/STC/CPOST Academy
Units:1.25
Hours:36 hours
Description: A 36 hour course covering DV/Legal Update, Tactical Firearms, First Aid, Tactical Communication, and the Chief's Update. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2420.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 06-Nov 09
MTW       07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19925 Textbook
Th        07:00AM-10:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19925 Textbook
Th        11:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWTh     01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST/STC/CPOST Academy
Units:1.25
Hours:36 hours
Description: A 36 hour course covering DV/Legal Update, Tactical Firearms, First Aid, Tactical Communication, and the Chief's Update. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2420.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 13-Nov 16
MTW       07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19927 Textbook
Th        07:00AM-10:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19927 Textbook
Th        11:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWTh     01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST/STC/CPOST Academy
Units:1.25
Hours:36 hours
Description: A 36 hour course covering DV/Legal Update, Tactical Firearms, First Aid, Tactical Communication, and the Chief's Update. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2420.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 27-Nov 30
MTW       07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19930 Textbook
Th        07:00AM-10:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19930 Textbook
Th        11:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWTh     01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST/STC/CPOST Academy
Units:1.25
Hours:36 hours
Description: A 36 hour course covering DV/Legal Update, Tactical Firearms, First Aid, Tactical Communication, and the Chief's Update. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2420.


PSTC 1720    Defensive Driving    .25 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 8 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to enhance the driving skills of public employees who are required to drive motor vehicles in the performance of their duties. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 17-Aug 17
Th        07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20231 
Textbook
Th        01:10PM-04:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20231 Textbook
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 07-Sep 07
Th        07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19940 Textbook
Th        01:10PM-04:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19940 Textbook
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 14-Sep 14
Th        07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20232 Textbook
Th        01:10PM-04:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20232 Textbook
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 21-Sep 21
Th        07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19941 Textbook
Th        01:10PM-04:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19941 Textbook
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 05-Oct 05
Th        07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19942 Textbook
Th        01:10PM-04:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19942 Textbook
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 12-Oct 12
Th        07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19943 Textbook
Th        01:10PM-04:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19943 Textbook
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 26-Oct 26
Th        07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19944 Textbook
Th        01:10PM-04:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19944 Textbook
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 02-Nov 02
Th        07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19945 Textbook
Th        01:10PM-04:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19945 Textbook
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 16-Nov 16
Th        07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19946 Textbook
Th        01:10PM-04:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19946 Textbook
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 30-Nov 30
Th        07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19947 Textbook
Th        01:10PM-04:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19947 Textbook
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 07-Dec 07
Th        07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19948 Textbook
Th        01:10PM-04:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19948 Textbook
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 21-Dec 21
Th        07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19951 Textbook
Th        01:10PM-04:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19951 Textbook
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.


PSTC 1722    Driver Training - Update    .5 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 6 hours LEC ; 12 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for law enforcement personnel to update them on new laws and refresh their driving skills. This is a Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) mandate. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 29-Aug 30
TW        07:00AM-09:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19952 
Textbook
TW        10:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TW        01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 05-Sep 06
TW        07:00AM-09:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19954 Textbook
TW        10:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TW        01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 12-Sep 13
TW        07:00AM-09:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19956 Textbook
TW        10:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TW        01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 19-Sep 20
TW        07:00AM-09:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19959 Textbook
TW        10:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TW        01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 26-Sep 27
TW        07:00AM-09:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20233 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 03-Oct 04
TW        07:00AM-09:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19961 Textbook
TW        10:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TW        01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 10-Oct 11
TW        07:00AM-09:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19963 Textbook
TW        10:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TW        01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 17-Oct 18
TW        07:00AM-09:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19969 Textbook
TW        10:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TW        01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 24-Oct 25
TW        07:00AM-09:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19971 Textbook
TW        10:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TW        01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 31-Nov 01
TW        07:00AM-09:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19973 Textbook
TW        10:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TW        01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 07-Nov 08
TW        07:00AM-09:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19975 Textbook
TW        10:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TW        01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 14-Nov 15
TW        07:00AM-09:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19977 Textbook
TW        10:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TW        01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 28-Nov 29
TW        07:00AM-09:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19980 Textbook
TW        10:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TW        01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 05-Dec 06
TW        07:00AM-09:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19985 Textbook
TW        10:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TW        01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 12-Dec 13
TW        07:00AM-09:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19987 Textbook
TW        10:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TW        01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 14-Dec 15
ThF       07:00AM-09:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19989 Textbook
ThF       10:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
ThF       01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.


PSTC 1729    Emergency Vehicle Operations Instructor (SSD/SPD)    1 Unit

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200; Completion of a Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) Basic Academy
Hours: 12 hours LEC ; 28 hours LAB
Description: This course provides information and resources to start an emergency vehicle operations course, develop instructional lesson plans, and day to day operational issues. Topics include starting an Emergency Vehicle Operations Course program, Emergency Response, Pursuit Driving, and Civil Liability. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 21-Aug 25
MTW       08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19938 
Textbook
ThF       08:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.


PSTC 1760    Basic Crime Prevention    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for new law enforcement personnel who provide basic crime prevention services for community members. Topics include physical hardware, alarm applications, use of environmental design, security surveys, community support, and program evaluation. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 18-Sep 22
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 18960 
Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 18960 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1761    Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for crime prevention personnel and city and county planners dealing with environmental designs. Topics include reviewing new construction submittals and it's impact on law enforcement, community policing, problem solving and theory and process. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 27-Dec 01
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 18961 
Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 18961 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1780    Campus Law Enforcement    2 Units

Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST certified basic law enforcement academy within the last three years or current equivalent training as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee that state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency. Students who do not hold a POST basic certificate, or equivalent, may struggle in this course, because fundamental terms and concepts and laws basic to law enforcement will not be taught or explained.
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; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 4 hours LAB
Description: This course extends the studentās fundamental knowledge of and skill set in contemporary law enforcement and peacekeeping in diverse societies to include the considerations and challenges unique to the campus environment. Topics include the roles and responsibilities of school police, mandatory reporting requirements, constitutional, case, and juvenile law specific to school campuses, situational and tactical awareness in the education setting, clique structure, gang culture, dynamics of student behavior, and application of crowd control, emergency management, and incident command principles on and around campus. This course is certified by the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST), #2970-22294. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 06-Nov 10
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 20728 
Textbook
MTWTh     01:10PM-05:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 20728 Textbook
F         01:10PM-05:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or 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
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, Oct 16-Oct 20
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19358 
Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19358 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1800    Interview and Interrogation Techniques    2 Units

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
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; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course advances the law enforcement or corrections student's knowledge and skills set in legal and behavioral techniques associated with interview and interrogation. Topics include predictable behavior, free-format interviews, elimination interviews, polygraphs, and the Ten Step Plan for interviews and interrogations. This course is certified by the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST), #2970-31445 and Standards and Training for Corrections (STC), #0218-007921. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 18-Dec 22
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19336 
Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19336 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or 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
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for law enforcement or civilian personnel who are responsible for conducting background investigations for the hiring of public safety personnel. Topics include the background process, psychological evaluations, interviewing techniques and documentation. This course is approved by the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) and California Standards and Training for Corrections (STC). Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 22-Aug 25
TWThF     08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 18958 
Textbook
TWThF     01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 18958 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 27-Nov 30
MTWTh     08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 18959 Textbook
MTWTh     01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 18959 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1804    Informant Development and Maintenance    1 Unit

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
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; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 24 hours LEC
Description: This course advances students' existing investigative skills, interview and interrogation skills, informant development and management, case management and the development and execution of search warrants. Topics include common problems when using informants, limitations on the use of informants, informant motives, informant policies, investigative strategies, and informants and ethics.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 11-Sep 13
MTW       08:00AM-11:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19326 
Textbook
MTW       01:10PM-05:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 19326 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or 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. Topics include ridge characteristics, basic pattern types, classifications and verifications. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 18-Sep 22
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19296 
Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19296 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or 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    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 24 hours LEC
Description: This course provides law enforcement crime scene investigators the skills needed 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, Nov 15-Nov 17
WThF      08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19218 
Textbook
WThF      01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19218 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1814    Advanced Latent Print Comparison & Identification    2 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1812
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This advanced course is designed for the crime scene investigator or fingerprint technician to learn how to compare and identify latent/fragmentary prints to inked fingerprint and palm print impressions. This course is formerly known as PSTC 1821. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 23-Oct 27
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19300 
Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19300 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or 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
Hours: 24 hours LEC
Description: This course provides law enforcement personnel with the knowledge and skills to evaluate the effects of drugs and alcohol on an individual and to provide expert testimony on the evaluation. Topics include legal codes, stimulants and depressants, investigative techniques and courtroom testimony. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 06-Nov 08
MTW       08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19264 
Textbook
MTW       01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19264 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or 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 to expand the investigative knowledge and skills of the traffic collision investigator. Topics include definitions and terminologies associated with minor and major collisions, measuring and diagramming the collision scene and speed computation. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 23-Oct 27
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19370 
Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19370 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or 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
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course provides in-depth instruction into the multiple disciplines of traffic collision investigation. Topics include scene management techniques and introduction to the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices, highway engineering definitions, Nine-Cell Matrix, incident scene photography, primary collision factors, identification and documentation of physical evidence, measuring and diagramming methodology, use of the Northwestern University traffic template functions and nomographs, and an in-depth discussion on proper traffic collision documentation and Highway Patrol Manual 110.5, Collision Investigation Manual (CIM). This course satisfies the prerequisites for the Intermediate Collision Investigation course, as well as the requirements of Vehicle Code Section 40600.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 28-Sep 01
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19365 
Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 19365 Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 02-Oct 06
MTWThF    07:00AM-10:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20523 Textbook
MTWThF    12:10PM-04:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20523 Textbook

Fall 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: November 2, 2017