Spring 2012 Class Schedule (ARC)



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PSTC 1179    Instructor Development    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 24 hours LEC ; 16 hours LAB
Description: This course provides the basic concepts of adult learning, testing methods, delivery systems and practice teaching experience for public safety instructors.

Schedule: Other Term, May 07-May 11
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21143 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Folsom Police Department at (916) 355-7298.


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 01-Jan 31
MDC/MDT/In-Car-Camera
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19908 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST/STC/Cpost Academy, Mobile Data Computer Applications
Units:.25
Hours:10 hours
Description: This a 10 hour course designed to teach officers how to enter/receive data with the new MDC ICC. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 14-May 16
Perishable Skills & Legislative Mandates
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 21093 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 16-Jan 16
CPT Firearms Instructor Update
M         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21158 Textbook
M         01:00PM-05:50PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST/STC/Cpost Academy and has completed Firearms Instructor. course
Units:.25
Hours:9 hours
Description: A 9 hour course intended for all Sacramento Police Department Firearms instructors. This course will update instructors on current firearms training policies and practices within the Sacramento Police Department. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-566-2478.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 19-Feb 16
SWAT update
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21265 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Folsom Police Department at (916) 355-7298.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 23-Jan 23
Supervisory Update
M         08:00AM-04:50PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21104 Textbook
Prerequisite: Current supervisor with a law enforcement agency.
Units:.25
Hours:8 hours
Description: This a 8 hour course designed to update Law Enforcement Supervisors on issues covering Legal Updates, Critical Incidents, Local Laws, Technology, EOC Operations, and Employee appraisals. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 30-Jan 30
Supervisory Update
M         08:00AM-04:50PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21105 Textbook
Prerequisite: Current supervisor with a law enforcement agency.
Units:.25
Hours:8 hours
Description: This a 8 hour course designed to update Law Enforcement Supervisors on issues covering Legal Updates, Critical Incidents, Local Laws, Technology, EOC Operations, and Employee appraisals. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 01-Feb 28
MDC/MDT/In-Car-Camera
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19910 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST/STC/Cpost Academy, Mobile Data Computer Applications
Units:.25
Hours:10 hours
Description: This a 10 hour course designed to teach officers how to enter/receive data with the new MDC ICC. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 01-Feb 01
CPT Firearms Instructor Update
W         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21160 Textbook
W         01:00PM-05:50PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST/STC/Cpost Academy and has completed Firearms Instructor. course
Units:.25
Hours:9 hours
Description: A 9 hour course intended for all Sacramento Police Department Firearms instructors. This course will update instructors on current firearms training policies and practices within the Sacramento Police Department. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-566-2478.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 02-Feb 02
Supervisory Update
Th        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21106 Textbook
Prerequisite: Current supervisor with a law enforcement agency.
Units:.25
Hours:8 hours
Description: This a 8 hour course designed to update Law Enforcement Supervisors on issues covering Legal Updates, Critical Incidents, Local Laws, Technology, EOC Operations, and Employee appraisals. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 10-Feb 10
CPT Firearms Instructor Update
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21162 Textbook
F         01:00PM-05:50PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST/STC/Cpost Academy and has completed Firearms Instructor. course
Units:.25
Hours:9 hours
Description: A 9 hour course intended for all Sacramento Police Department Firearms instructors. This course will update instructors on current firearms training policies and practices within the Sacramento Police Department. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-566-2478.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 20-Feb 20
Peer Support Update
M         08:00AM-04:50PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21296 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 806-0889.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 22-Feb 22
Cont. Professional Training
W         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 21251 Textbook
W         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB C.Gorre               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 23-Feb 23
Peer Support Update
Th        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21297 
Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 806-0889.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 01-Mar 31
MDC/MDT/In-Car-Camera
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19912 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST/STC/Cpost Academy, Mobile Data Computer Applications
Units:.25
Hours:10 hours
Description: This a 10 hour course designed to teach officers how to enter/receive data with the new MDC ICC. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.
Advanced Officer Training
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20206 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 08-Apr 26
SWAT update
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21267 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Folsom Police Department at (916) 355-7298.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 12-Mar 26
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21409 Textbook
Prerequisite: None
Units:.25
Hours:4 hours
Description: This 4 hour course is designed to meet the mandated training requirements for law enforcement personnel in sexual harassment in the workplace. It meets AB 1825 requirements.Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 277-1740.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 12-Mar 16
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 21513 Textbook
TWTh      01:00PM-04:50PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 14-May 23
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21146 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Folsom Police Department at (916) 355-7298.

Citizen Academy
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21211 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Folsom Police Department at (916) 355-7298.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 15-Mar 15
Cont. Professional Training
Th        08:00AM-11:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 21253 Textbook
Th        01:00PM-04:50PM LAB C.Gorre               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 22-Mar 22
Cont. Professional Training
Th        08:00AM-11:50AM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 21255 
Textbook
Th        01:00PM-04:50PM LAB C.Gorre               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 26-Mar 28
MTW       08:00AM-04:50PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 21460 
Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 01-Apr 30
MDC/MDT/In-Car-Camera
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19914 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST/STC/Cpost Academy, Mobile Data Computer Applications
Units:.25
Hours:10 hours
Description: This a 10 hour course designed to teach officers how to enter/receive data with the new MDC ICC. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.
Advanced Officer Training
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20207 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 16-Apr 30
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21407 Textbook
Prerequisite: None
Units:.25
Hours:5 hours
Description: This 5-hour course is designed to prepare public safety dispatchers and other law enforcement telephone and counter personnel to effectively respond to challenging interactions with the public. The course was designed to meet the needs of Public Safety Dispatchers for agencies in the Sacramento area. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 277-1740.
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21410 Textbook
Prerequisite: None
Units:.25
Hours:4 hours
Description: This 4 hour course is designed to meet the mandated training requirements for law enforcement personnel in sexual harassment in the workplace. It meets AB 1825 requirements.Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 277-1740.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 16-Apr 18
W         08:00AM-04:50PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a Basic Law Enforcement Academy or equivalent as
determined by Dean

Units: .25
Hours: 24 hour LEC/LAB
Description: Perishable Skills & Legislative Mandates is a 24-hour course consisting of five separate
P.O.S.T. certified courses: Day 1: Legal Update and Arrest & Control; Day 2: Tactical
Communication, First Aid/CPR Refresher and; Day 3: Tactical Firearms. (Days of
instruction subject to change.)
Because this course is designed to provide practical hands on training in police tactics
and weapon usage, participants in this course will engage in physically demanding
classroom training exercises that include a risk of injury to the participants.

For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at web.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 17-Apr 24
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21402 
Textbook
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST Public Safety Dispatcher¿s course
Units:.25
Hours:7 hours
Description: This 7 hour course is designed to update the Sacramento PD dispatchers¿ knowledge of call taking and radio dispatch policy and procedures. Topics include call entry and telephone answering techniques, advanced Records Management System and Computer Aided Dispatch use, and Radio Dispatch Activities such as broadcasting and unit sequence of assignment. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 277-1740.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 18-Apr 20
AOT-Probation Officers
W         08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 21503 Textbook
ThF       08:00AM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Must have completed the S.T.C. Probation required Core Course and both P.O.S.T. required (PC 832) Arrest, Search and Seizure, and Firearms Familiarization. Must be employed with a probation agency.
Units: .5
Hours: 24 hours
Description: Probation Officer CPT Training is a 24-hour course designed to address the continuing professional training needs of Probation Officers. Course topics will include: Liability and Legal Updates, Arrest Control Techniques, Weapon Retention, Tactical Medicine, Familiarization with Assisting Law Enforcement with Vehicle Stops, Three Man Bump Entry Techniques, which includes Simunition training (Familiarization & Safety), and reality based scenario training designed to expose the probation officer to stressful situations in a controlled environment wherein the officers will be better prepared to handle real life situations. Because this course is designed to provide practical hands on training in police tactics and weapon usage, participants in this course will engage in physically demanding classroom training exercises that include a risk of injury to the participants. Pass/No Pass only. For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at web.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, May 01-May 18
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21403 
Textbook
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST Public Safety Dispatcher¿s course
Units:.25
Hours:7 hours
Description: This 7 hour course is designed to update the Sacramento PD dispatchers¿ knowledge of call taking and radio dispatch policy and procedures. Topics include call entry and telephone answering techniques, advanced Records Management System and Computer Aided Dispatch use, and Radio Dispatch Activities such as broadcasting and unit sequence of assignment. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 277-1740.

Schedule: Other Term, May 01-May 31
MDC/MDT/In-Car-Camera
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19916 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST/STC/Cpost Academy, Mobile Data Computer Applications
Units:.25
Hours:10 hours
Description: This a 10 hour course designed to teach officers how to enter/receive data with the new MDC ICC. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.
Advanced Officer Training
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20208 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, May 09-May 11
AOT-Probation Officers
W         08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 21505 Textbook
ThF       08:00AM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Must have completed the S.T.C. Probation required Core Course and both P.O.S.T. required (PC 832) Arrest, Search and Seizure, and Firearms Familiarization. Must be employed with a probation agency.
Units: .5
Hours: 24 hours
Description: Probation Officer CPT Training is a 24-hour course designed to address the continuing professional training needs of Probation Officers. Course topics will include: Liability and Legal Updates, Arrest Control Techniques, Weapon Retention, Tactical Medicine, Familiarization with Assisting Law Enforcement with Vehicle Stops, Three Man Bump Entry Techniques, which includes Simunition training (Familiarization & Safety), and reality based scenario training designed to expose the probation officer to stressful situations in a controlled environment wherein the officers will be better prepared to handle real life situations. Because this course is designed to provide practical hands on training in police tactics and weapon usage, participants in this course will engage in physically demanding classroom training exercises that include a risk of injury to the participants. Pass/No Pass only. For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at web.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, May 10-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21408 
Textbook
Prerequisite: None
Units:.25
Hours:5 hours
Description: This 5-hour course is designed to prepare public safety dispatchers and other law enforcement telephone and counter personnel to effectively respond to challenging interactions with the public. The course was designed to meet the needs of Public Safety Dispatchers for agencies in the Sacramento area. Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 277-1740.
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21411 Textbook
Prerequisite: None
Units:.25
Hours:4 hours
Description: This 4 hour course is designed to meet the mandated training requirements for law enforcement personnel in sexual harassment in the workplace. It meets AB 1825 requirements.Pass/No Pass only.

For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 277-1740.

Schedule: Other Term, May 14-May 16
Perishable Skills & Legislative Mandates
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 21095 Textbook
W         08:00AM-04:50PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a Basic Law Enforcement Academy or equivalent as
determined by Dean

Units: .25
Hours: 24 hour LEC/LAB
Description: Perishable Skills & Legislative Mandates is a 24-hour course consisting of five separate
P.O.S.T. certified courses: Day 1: Legal Update and Arrest & Control; Day 2: Tactical
Communication, First Aid/CPR Refresher and; Day 3: Tactical Firearms. (Days of
instruction subject to change.)
Because this course is designed to provide practical hands on training in police tactics
and weapon usage, participants in this course will engage in physically demanding
classroom training exercises that include a risk of injury to the participants.

For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at web.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 09-Jan 13
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20860 
Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20860 Textbook
F         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 13-Feb 17
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20862 
Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20862 Textbook
F         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 12-Mar 16
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20864 
Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20864 Textbook
F         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 09-Apr 13
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20866 
Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20866 Textbook
F         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, May 14-May 18
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20869 
Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20869 Textbook
F         01:00PM-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 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 29-Mar 20
TWTh      05:30PM-09:40PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 21064 
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, Apr 30-May 04
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21145 
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 27-Mar 23
MTWThF    08:00AM-02:10PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20909 
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/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 30-May 25
MTWThF    08:00AM-02:10PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 20911 
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. This course is formerly known as PSTC 1140. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 23-Feb 03
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20892 
Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 05-Mar 16
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20894 
Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 16-Apr 27
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20896 
Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1521    Supervisory (STC Format)    2 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 30-Feb 10
MTWThF    08:00AM-10:30AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 20970 
Textbook
MTWThF    11:50AM-05:00PM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, May 14-May 25
MTWThF    08:00AM-10:30AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 20973 Textbook
MTWThF    10:40AM-05:00PM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   


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, Jan 18-May 25
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21099 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.


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, Feb 13-Feb 15
MTW       08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20581 
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 27-Feb 29
MTW       08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20858 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1550    Code Enforcement Officer    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 4 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for the newly assigned code enforcement officer or peace officer who is assigned to enforce the codes of a city, county, or state. Topics include ethics, zoning laws, sub-standard housing, inspection protocol, report writing, case preparation, and administrative hearings. It may be taken 2 times for credit based on agency requirements. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 23-Jan 27
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20548 
Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20548 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1552    Code Enforcement Officer - Advanced    1 Unit

Prerequisite: PSTC 1186
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 4 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for code enforcement officers or peace officers who have experience enforcing city, county and state administrative codes. Topics include legal update, personal safety, with a focus on vectors, molds, fire, electrical and plumbing codes. It may be taken 2 times for credit based on agency requirements. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 09-Apr 13
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20890 
Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20890 Textbook
F         01:00PM-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 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, Apr 16-Apr 20
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20935 
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 23-Jan 27
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 21092 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 09-Apr 13
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 20933 
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, Apr 23-Apr 25
MTW       08:00AM-04:50PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 21433 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, May 07-May 09
MTW       08:00AM-04:50PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 20931 
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 02-Jan 05
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21066 
Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento County Sheriff¿s Department at (916) 369-2134.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 16-Jan 19
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21067 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento County Sheriff¿s Department at (916) 369-2134.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 30-Feb 02
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21068 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento County Sheriff¿s Department at (916) 369-2134.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 13-Feb 16
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21069 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento County Sheriff¿s Department at (916) 369-2134.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 27-Mar 01
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21070 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento County Sheriff¿s Department at (916) 369-2134.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 12-Mar 15
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21071 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento County Sheriff¿s Department at (916) 369-2134.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 26-Mar 29
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21072 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento County Sheriff¿s Department at (916) 369-2134.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 16-Apr 19
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21414 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento County Sheriff¿s Department at (916) 369-2134.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 30-May 03
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21415 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento County Sheriff¿s Department at (916) 369-2134.

Schedule: Other Term, May 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21416 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 09-Jan 12
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21073 
Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento County Sheriff¿s Department at (916) 369-2134.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 23-Jan 26
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21074 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento County Sheriff¿s Department at (916) 369-2134.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 06-Feb 09
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21075 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento County Sheriff¿s Department at (916) 369-2134.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 20-Feb 23
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21076 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento County Sheriff¿s Department at (916) 369-2134.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 05-Mar 08
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21077 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento County Sheriff¿s Department at (916) 369-2134.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 19-Mar 22
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21078 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento County Sheriff¿s Department at (916) 369-2134.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 09-Apr 12
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21421 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento County Sheriff¿s Department at (916) 369-2134.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 23-Apr 26
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21422 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento County Sheriff¿s Department at (916) 369-2134.

Schedule: Other Term, May 07-May 08
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21423 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 23-Feb 03
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:20AM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20634 
Textbook
MTWThF    12:30PM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, May 07-May 18
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:20AM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20639 
Textbook
MTWThF    12:30PM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 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, Feb 20-Feb 23
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21208 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 02-Apr 06
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20749 Textbook
MTWThF    01:00PM-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 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 27-Feb 29
M         08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20649 
Textbook
TW        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 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, Mar 12-Mar 23
MTWThF    08:00AM-10:30AM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20905 
Textbook
MTWThF    11:30AM-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 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 01-Mar 02
ThF       08:00AM-10:50AM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20587 
Textbook
ThF       12:00PM-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 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 23-Jan 25
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20590 
Textbook
W         08:00AM-10:50AM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20590 Textbook
W         12:00PM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 27-Feb 29
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20603 
Textbook
W         08:00AM-10:50AM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20603 Textbook
W         12:00PM-04:50PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 19-Mar 21
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20608 Textbook
W         08:00AM-10:50AM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20608 Textbook
W         12:00PM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 16-Apr 18
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20592 Textbook
W         08:00AM-10:50AM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20592 Textbook
W         12:00PM-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 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, Feb 06-Feb 10
MTW       08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20907 
Textbook
ThF       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 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, Apr 23-May 04
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20901 
Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1651    Firearms Instructor Update    .5 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, May 15-May 17
T         08:00AM-09:50AM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20903 
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, Mar 05-Mar 23
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19906 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.


PSTC 1663    SPD Communications Training Program (CTP)    2 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 06-Feb 10
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19902 
Textbook


PSTC 1710    Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT)    2 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, May 06-May 18
Su        08:00AM-02:30PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 19876 
Textbook
M         08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 19876 Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-03:50PM 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 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                 21372 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 01-Feb 29
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21374 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 01-Mar 31
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21376 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 01-Apr 30
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21378 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, May 01-May 31
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21380 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.


PSTC 1722    Driver Training - Update    .5 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 01-Jan 31
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21362 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 01-Feb 29
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21364 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 01-Mar 31
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21366 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 01-Apr 30
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21368 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, May 01-May 31
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21370 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.


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, Apr 09-Apr 13
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21101 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.


PSTC 1760    Basic Crime Prevention    2 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, May 14-May 18
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20542 
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, Feb 06-Feb 10
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20805 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 30-May 04
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20859 
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 09-Jan 12
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20541 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 09-Apr 12
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20888 
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 27-Mar 29
TWTh      08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20900 
Textbook


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, Apr 25-Apr 27
WThF      08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 20899 
Textbook


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 09-Jan 10
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21440 
Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 09-Feb 10
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21441 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 02-Apr 03
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21531 Textbook
For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 566-2418.


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, Feb 29-Mar 30
MTWThF    08:00AM-02:50PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 20913 
Textbook
MTWThF    04:00PM-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/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 11-May 11
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 21434 
Textbook
F         08:00AM-09:50AM LEC L.Riley               TBA TBA                 21434 Textbook
WTh       08:00AM-04:50PM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
F         10:00AM-11:50AM LAB L.Riley               TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Spring 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: April 17, 2012