Spring 2011 Class Schedule (ARC)



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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, Jan 11-Feb 24
SWAT update
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31645 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Folsom Police Department at (916) 355-7298.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 26-Jan 26
Advanced SWAT
W         08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 31056 Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 31-Feb 02
Perishable Skills & Legislative Mandates
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 31089 
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, Feb 08-Feb 10
TWTh      08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 31699 
Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 08-Feb 08
T         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 31592 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, Feb 16-Feb 17
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31777 
Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 23-Feb 23
Search Warrant/Raid Planning
W         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31854 Textbook
W         01:00PM-05:50PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-1550.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 28-Mar 01
Tactical Casualty Care Update
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 31757 Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 28-Mar 04
Police Training Officer
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31507 
Textbook
For enrollment information please call Folsom Police Department at (916) 355-7298.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 01-Mar 31
Advanced Officer Training (CPT
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31442 Textbook
Peer Support/Nutrition
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31556 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 02-Mar 18
Citizen Academy
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31677 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Folsom Police Department at (916) 355-7298.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 09-Mar 09
W         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 31517 Textbook
W         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, Mar 14-Mar 18
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 31521 
Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 31521 Textbook
WTh       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, Mar 15-Mar 15
Firearms/Weapon Lights
T         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31809 
Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 19-Apr 28
SWAT update
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31885 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Folsom Police Department at (916) 355-7298.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 23-Mar 25
SWAT update
W         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 31103 Textbook
W         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
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, Mar 24-Mar 24
Th        08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 31519 
Textbook
Th        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, Mar 28-Mar 31
Tactical Rifle Program
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31582 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 01-Apr 30
Advanced Officer Training
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31443 Textbook
Peer Support/Nutrition
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31557 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 11-Apr 15
Latent Fingerprint Identification/Comparison(ADV)
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 31085 Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

MTW       08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 31919 
Textbook
Th        08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
F         08:00AM-11:50AM 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, Apr 11-Apr 13
Perishable Skills & Legislative Mandates
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 31091 
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, Apr 13-Apr 15
AOT-Probation Officers
W         08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 31878 
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/

Schedule: Other Term, May 01-May 31
Peer Support/Nutrition
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31558 
Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-1550.

Schedule: Other Term, May 01-May 30
Advanced Officer Training
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31444 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-1550.

Schedule: Other Term, May 14-May 14
Courtroom Testimony/Dispatcher
Sa        TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31939 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-1550.

Schedule: Other Term, May 18-May 20
AOT-Probation Officers
W         08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 31881 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 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, Jan 10-Jan 14
MTWTh     08:00AM-05:00PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30879 
Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30879 Textbook
F         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 07-Feb 11
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30882 Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30882 Textbook
F         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 14-Mar 18
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30884 Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30884 Textbook
F         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, May 16-May 20
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30888 Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30888 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 1502    Basic Law Enforcement Academy- Module III    9 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 6) Complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 141 hours LEC ; 85 hours LAB
Description: The course satisfies Level III training requirements of the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) Level III module. Topics covered include: Study Skills, Leadership and Ethics, Introduction to Criminal Law, Investigative Report Writing, Use of Force, Traffic Enforcement, Crimes Scenes and Forensics, Arrest Methods and Defensive Tactics, Firearms, First Aid/ CPR, Information Systems, and Cultural Diversity. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 30-Mar 16
TWTh      05:30PM-09:50PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 31406 
Textbook
Sa        07:00AM-04:20PM 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 1512    POST Instructor Development - Intermediate Level 2    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course provides students the skills necessary for obtaining level 2 instructor certification through California POST (California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training). Topics include learning theories, instructional design, student assessment, outcome based learning, problem based learning, facilitation skills, active learning, presentation skills, and critical thinking. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, May 02-May 06
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31506 
Textbook
For enrollment information please call Folsom Police Department at (916) 355-7298.


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, Feb 28-Mar 25
MTWThF    08:00AM-02:20PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 31377 
Textbook
MTWThF    03:20PM-04:50PM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, May 02-May 27
MTWThF    08:00AM-02:20PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31379 Textbook
MTWThF    03:20PM-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 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. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, May 16-May 27
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 31097 
Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 24-Feb 04
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 31093 Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 21-Apr 01
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 31095 Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, May 16-May 27
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, May 16-May 27
MTWThF    08:00AM-10:25AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 31385 
Textbook
MTWThF    11:40AM-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 1531    Frontline Leadership SPD    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 71 hours LEC ; 12 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to enhance the leadership skills of line level personnel, both sworn and civilian. It is not intended for supervisors. The course also introduces strategies for dealing with a variety of work place challenges and ethics issues. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 25-Feb 22
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30627 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 09-Mar 10
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30629 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-1550.


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, Jan 03-Jan 05
MTW       08:00AM-04:50PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30898 
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, Feb 28-Mar 02
MTW       08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 31069 
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, Mar 14-Mar 18
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30929 
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, Jan 10-Jan 14
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 31373 
Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 11-Apr 15
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 31374 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, May 09-May 11
MTW       08:00AM-04:50PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 31376 
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, Feb 01-Feb 03
TWTh      08:00AM-04:50PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 31375 
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, Jan 03-Jan 06
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31489 
Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 17-Jan 20
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31490 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 31-Feb 03
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31491 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 14-Feb 17
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31492 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 28-Mar 03
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31493 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 14-Mar 17
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31494 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 28-Mar 31
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31495 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 28-Apr 02
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31999 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento County Sheriff¿s Department at (916) 369-2134.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 11-Apr 14
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31947 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 25-Apr 28
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31948 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, May 09-May 12
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31949 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento County Sheriff's Department at (916) 369-2134.


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, Jan 10-Jan 13
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31496 
Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 24-Jan 27
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31497 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 07-Feb 10
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31498 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 21-Feb 24
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31499 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 07-Mar 10
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31500 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 21-Mar 24
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31501 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 04-Apr 07
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31950 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 18-Apr 21
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31951 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, May 02-May 05
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31952 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, May 16-May 19
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31953 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento County Sheriff's Department at (916) 369-2134.


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, Jan 03-Jan 14
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30932 
Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
F         12:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 11-Apr 22
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30934 Textbook
F         08:00AM-10:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30934 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, Mar 14-Mar 18
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30943 
Textbook
MTWThF    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 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, Feb 28-Mar 02
M         08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30936 
Textbook
TW        08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, May 09-May 11
M         08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30941 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, Feb 07-Feb 18
MTW       08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30917 
Textbook
F         08:00AM-01:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30917 Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
F         02:30PM-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, Mar 03-Mar 04
ThF       08:00AM-10:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30925 
Textbook
ThF       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/

Schedule: Other Term, May 12-May 13
ThF       08:00AM-10:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30923 
Textbook
ThF       12:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   


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, Jan 24-Jan 26
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 31086 
Textbook
W         08:00AM-10:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 31086 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/

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 14-Feb 16
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30890 
Textbook
W         08:00AM-10:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30890 Textbook
W         12:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 25-Apr 27
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30894 Textbook
W         08:00AM-10:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30894 Textbook
W         12:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   


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, Mar 14-Mar 18
MTW       08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 31075 
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, May 02-May 13
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 31071 
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 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, Mar 22-Mar 24
T         08:00AM-09:50AM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 31073 
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, Feb 28-Mar 18
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30645 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 277-1741.


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

Prerequisite: PSTC 1660
Hours: 151 hours LEC ; 129 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for the public safety dispatcher who has successfully completed Public Safety Dispatcher - Basic. Topics include local geography, data bases, officer safety, system inquiries, telephone systems and practical exercises. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 14-Apr 22
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30643 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 277-1741.


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, Jan 01-Jan 31
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31678 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 01-Feb 28
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31680 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 01-Mar 31
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31682 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 01-Apr 30
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31684 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, May 01-May 31
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31686 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-1550.


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, Jan 01-Jan 31
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31688 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 01-Feb 28
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31690 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 01-Mar 31
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31692 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 01-Apr 30
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31694 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, May 01-May 31
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31696 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-1550.


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

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200 with a grade of "C" or better; Completion of a Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST)Basic Academy
Hours: 12 hours LEC ; 28 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide 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, Jan 31-Feb 04
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31774 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 228-3873.


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, Mar 07-Mar 11
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31858 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, May 02-May 06
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31860 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-1550.


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, Feb 28-Mar 04
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30931 
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, Apr 25-Apr 29
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 31084 
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, Jan 10-Jan 13
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30896 
Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, May 09-May 12
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30897 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, Jan 24-Jan 28
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 31070 
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, Mar 29-Mar 31
TWTh      08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 31065 
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, May 02-May 04
MTW       08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 30909 
Textbook
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, Apr 04-Apr 08
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 31100 
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, May 02-May 13
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 31101 
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, Jan 27-Jan 28
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31555 
Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 14-Apr 15
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31958 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-1550.


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, Mar 09-Apr 08
MTWThF    08:00AM-03:10PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 31381 
Textbook
MTWThF    04:10PM-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 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, Jan 18-Jan 21
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31410 
Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-1550.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 28-Mar 04
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 31099 Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1991    Skills and Knowledge Modules    .25-2 Units

Prerequisite: Completion of a POST/CPOST/STC Basic Academy.
Hours: 40 hours LEC ; 40 hours LAB
Description: This course provides mandated content required by POST, STC, CPOST or legislation. Additionally, the content is tailored for each agency to meet local needs. May be taken four times for credit on a different module. Credit/No Credit only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 25-Mar 29
Faith In Crisis Academy
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31451 
Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 19-Apr 09
Faith In Crisis Academy
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31452 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Law Enforcement Chaplaincy-Sacramento at (916) 993-7783.


PSTC 1998    Skills and Knowledge Modules    .25-2 Units

Prerequisite: Completion of a POST/CPOST/STC Basic Academy.
Hours: 40 hours LEC ; 40 hours LAB
Description: This course provides mandated content required by POST, STC, CPOST or legislation. Additionally, the content is tailored for each agency to meet local needs. May be taken four times for credit on a different module. Credit/No Credit only.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 02-Feb 02
HazMat 1st Respond Op. Refresh
W         08:00AM-01:50PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31766 
Textbook
W         03:00PM-05:50PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call CAL FIRE/Cameron Park Fire at (530) 647-5293.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 16-Feb 16
HazMat 1st Respond Op. Refresh
W         08:00AM-01:50PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31771 Textbook
W         03:00PM-05:50PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call CAL FIRE/Cameron Park Fire at (530) 647-5293.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 23-Feb 23
HazMat 1st Respond Op. Refresh
W         08:00AM-01:50PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31862 Textbook
W         03:00PM-05:50PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Spring 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: April 29, 2011