Spring 2019 Class Schedule (ARC)



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PSTC 1270    Juvenile Corrections Officer Core    7.5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 126 hours LEC ; 34 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for the new juvenile corrections officer or the individual interested in a career in juvenile corrections. Topics include California criminal justice system, professionalism and ethics, defensive tactics, report writing, mental health issues, gangs and physical conditioning. This course is certified by California Standards and Training for Corrections (STC). This course is formerly known as PSTC 1519. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 11-Mar 12

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20030Textbook
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20030Textbook
W01:10PM-03:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20030Textbook
W03:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
MTThF08:00AM-11:50AMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
MTThF01:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 22-May 17

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20033Textbook
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20033Textbook
M01:10PM-03:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20033Textbook
M03:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
TWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
TWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1273    Probation Officer Core Course    9 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 156 hours LEC ; 40 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed for entry-level positions in the probation officer field. Topics include criminal justice system, legal foundations, terminology, codes, statutes, case law, indicators of psychological problems, gangs, interviews, court reports, and report writing. This course meets or exceeds minimum standards set by Standards and Training for Corrections (STC). This course is formerly known as PSTC 1878. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 03-Feb 07

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19920Textbook
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19920Textbook
MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 19-May 22

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19922Textbook
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19922Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 11-Apr 12

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA

PSTC 1403    Basic Skills for the District Attorney Non-Sworn Investigator     1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 32 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to provide the student with foundational skills and knowledge for employment as a non-sworn investigator in a California District Attorney's office. Topics include the role of the district attorney and district attorney investigator, evidence, interview skills, report writing, technology resources, criminal justice information systems, subpoenas and due diligence, personal safety, and courtroom testimony. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 11-Mar 14

MTWTh08:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA19976Textbook
MTWTh01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA19976Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1500    Basic Sheriff Academy    25 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Students must 1) be free of felony convictions; 2) possess a valid California Driver's License; 3) undergo a fingerprint and criminal history check; 4) be a minimum of 18 years of age; 5) be a United States high school graduate; pass the GED, pass the California High School Proficiency Examination, or have attained a two-year or four-year degree from an accredited college or university; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 198 hours LEC ; 758 hours LAB
Description: This course is a consolidated program of regular basic law enforcement training. Topics include criminal law, juvenile law, laws of evidence, administration of justice, community relations, investigation, traffic control and procedures, patrol procedures, defensive tactics, arrest control, weaponless defense, baton techniques, first aid/cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR), and vehicle operations. This course is certified by the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST). Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 01-Jun 18

TWTh06:00PM-08:50PMLECTBA TBA TBA19860Textbook
TWTh09:10PM-11:00PMLECTBA TBA TBA19860Textbook
TWTh06:00PM-08:50PMLABTBA TBA TBA
TWTh09:10PM-11:00PMLABTBA TBA TBA
TBATBALABTBA TBA TBA
Classes will be held at Sacramento Sheriff's Department Training Academy at 1000 Riverwalk Way, Carmichael, CA 95608. Class will meet Tuesday- Thursday, and every Saturday either from 7am to 4:30pm or 12pm-10pm, class times may vary with some Sunday and night time training sessions to be announced by the instructor. For enrollment information, call Sacramento County Sheriff's Department at (916) 874 -2677 or go to: http://www.sacsheriff.com


PSTC 1501    PC 832 Arrest, Search & Seizure    2 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 07-Jan 11

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19931Textbook
MTWTh01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19931Textbook
F01:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 04-Feb 08

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19958Textbook
MTWTh01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19958Textbook
F01:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 04-Mar 08

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19960Textbook
MTWTh08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19960Textbook
F01:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 01-Apr 05

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19968Textbook
MTWTh01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19968Textbook
F01:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, May 06-May 10

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19970Textbook
MTWTh01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19970Textbook
F01:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


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

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Students must 1) be free of felony convictions 2) possess a valid California Driver's License 3) undergo a fingerprint and criminal history check 4) be a minimum of 18 years of age 5) be a United States high school graduate, pass the GED, pass the California High School Proficiency Examination, or have attained a two-year or four-year degree from an accredited college or university, and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 100 hours LEC ; 126 hours LAB
Description: The course satisfies Level III training requirements of the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) Level III module. Topics include: leadership and ethics, community policing and problem solving, introduction to criminal law, investigative report writing, use of force, traffic enforcement, crimes scenes and forensics, arrest methods and defensive tactics, and firearms. POST certification #2970-00133. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 12-Mar 13

Sa06:30AM-08:20AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20458Textbook
Sa09:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20458Textbook
Sa01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20458Textbook
TWTh05:30PM-07:20PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
TWTh08:10PM-10:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
The Modular Format Academy will be held at 2409 Dean Street, Building 686, McClellan, CA 95625. For enrollment information please call 916-263-0528 or 916-263-0525 or you can visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Center website at
http://www.arc.losrios.edu/Programs_of_Study/Safety/Basic_Academy.htm


PSTC 1505    California Highway Patrol Basic Law Enforcement Academy    25 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Students must 1) be free of felony convictions 2) possess a valid California Driver's License 3) undergo a fingerprint and criminal history check 4) be a minimum of 18 years of age 5) be a United States high school graduate, pass the GED, pass the California High School Proficiency Examination, or have attained a two-year or four-year degree from an accredited college or university, and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 152 hours LEC ; 894 hours LAB
Description: This POST certified course is a consolidated program of training in criminal law, juvenile law, laws of evidence, administration of justice, community relations, investigation, traffic control and procedures, patrol procedures, defensive tactics, arrest control including handcuffing and weaponless defense, baton techniques, firearms, first aid and CPR, and vehicle operations. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 20-Mar 08

TBATBALECTBA TBA TBA19449Textbook
TBATBALABTBA TBA TBA
Students will need to complete the hiring process prior to start of the class. Details on prerequisites are available by calling 1-888-4A CHP JOB or on the CHP website at www.chp.ca.gov

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 03-Jun 14

TBATBALECTBA TBA TBA19492Textbook
TBATBALABTBA TBA TBA
Students will need to complete the hiring process prior to start of the class. Details on prerequisites are available by calling 1-888-4A CHP JOB or on the CHP website at www.chp.ca.gov


PSTC 1520    POST Supervisor    2 Units

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
Enrollment Limitation: Students must 1) be free of felony convictions; 2) possess a valid California Driver's License; 3) undergo a fingerprint and criminal history check; 4) be a minimum of 18 years of age; 5) be a United States high school graduate; pass the GED, pass the California High School Proficiency Examination, or have attained a two-year or four-year degree from an accredited college or university; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 16 hours LEC ; 64 hours LAB
Description: This course examines the legal, moral, and ethical responsibilities and challenges associated with first line supervision in the law enforcement environment. Lectures, facilitated discussions, and student presentations revolve around the examination of case studies, reviews and updates of case and statutory law, situational leadership, followership, critical incidents and critical incident management, stress management, managing conflict, counseling and problem-solving. In-class activities include examining personality profiles for effective team development and supervision, developing and conducting subordinate counseling sessions, and preparing performance evaluations and improvement programs. This course is certified by the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training, POST #2970-00400. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 07-Jan 18

MT08:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20337Textbook
MT01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20337Textbook
MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 01-Apr 12

MT08:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20339Textbook
MT01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20339Textbook
MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1521    Supervisory (STC Format)    2 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1270, 1271, or 1273
Hours: 24 hours LEC ; 56 hours LAB
Description: This course focuses on aspects of supervision specific to the field of corrections. This examination of supervision in the context of parole and probation environments will include ethics, problem solving, discipline, legal update, grievance procedures, and leadership. This course is accredited by the State of California's Standards and Training for Corrections (STC) with STC Certification #0218-011703. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 04-Mar 15

MTW08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20325Textbook
MTW01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20325Textbook
MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, May 06-May 17

MTW08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20328Textbook
MTW01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20328Textbook
MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1533    Internal Affairs Investigation    1 Unit

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
Enrollment Limitation: Students must 1) Be free of felony convictions; 2) possess a valid California Driver's License; 3) undergo a fingerprint and criminal history check; 4) be a minimum of 18 years of age; 5) be a United States high school graduate; pass the GED, pass the California High School Proficiency Examination, or have attained a two-year or four-year degree from an accredited college or university; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination
Hours: 16 hours LEC ; 8 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the issues and techniques associated with conducting Internal Affairs investigations in a law enforcement environment. Topics include the role and purpose of internal affairs, risk and liability assessment, role of internal affairs investigator, policy considerations and public employee rights. This course also explores the impact of internal investigations on employees, the organization and the public. This course is certified by the California Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST). Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 05-Mar 07

TW08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19974Textbook
TW01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19974Textbook
Th08:00AM-11:50AMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
Th01:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1542    Property and Evidence Room Management    1.25 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 02-Jan 04

WThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19995Textbook
WThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19995Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1555    Regulatory Investigative Techniques    2 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 04-Feb 08

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20195Textbook
MTWThF01:50AM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20195Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1571    Field Training Officer    2 Units

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee that state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
Enrollment Limitation: Students must 1) Be free of felony convictions; 2) possess a valid California Driver's License; 3) undergo a fingerprint and criminal history check; 4) be a minimum of 18 years of age; 5) be a United States high school graduate; pass the GED, pass the California High School Proficiency Examination, or have attained a two-year or four-year degree from an accredited college or university; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed for newly assigned personnel responsible for training entry-level law enforcement officers. Topics include field training program goals and objectives; the expectations, functions, and roles of the field training officer; legal and liability issues for field training officers; driver awareness and safety; interaction with persons with mental illness or intellectual disability; teaching and training skills development; competency evaluation and documentation; intervention techniques; remediation; and test and scenario development strategies. Field Training Officer is certified by the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST), certification #2970-31725. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 28-Feb 01

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19997Textbook
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19997Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 25-Mar 01

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20000Textbook
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20000Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1572    Field Training Officer - Update    1 Unit

Prerequisite: PSTC 1571
Hours: 24 hours LEC
Description: This course updates field training officers on new training methods, new policing methods, and legal liabilities. Topics include academy update, remediation methodologies, tactical communications, adult learning theories, ethics, liability, and supervision. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, May 15-May 17

WThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20002Textbook
WThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20002Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


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

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
Enrollment Limitation: Students must 1) Be free of felony convictions; 2) possess a valid California Driver's License; 3) undergo a fingerprint and criminal history check; 4) be a minimum of 18 years of age; 5) be a United States high school graduate; pass the GED, pass the California High School Proficiency Examination, or have attained a two-year or four-year degree from an accredited college or university; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 24 hours LEC
Description: This POST certified course is designed for personnel responsible for administering their law enforcement agency's Field Training Program. Topics include POST approved Field Training Program and manual, managing a training program, documentation and legal liability. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 04-Feb 06

MTW08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20003Textbook
MTW01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20003Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1602    Defensive Tactics Instructor    1.25 Units

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
Enrollment Limitation: Students must 1) Be free of felony convictions; 2) possess a valid California Driver's License; 3) undergo a fingerprint and criminal history check; 4) be a minimum of 18 years of age; 5) be a United States high school graduate; pass the GED, pass the California High School Proficiency Examination, or have attained a two-year or four-year degree from an accredited college or university; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 80 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces students with the requisite skills and knowledge to provide weaponless defense instruction in POST certified law enforcement and/or STC certified correctional environments. Instruction is provided in the areas of defense and liability issues for police and corrections, health and safety precautions for instructing manipulative skills, safe and proper application of control holds, take-down maneuvers and ground fighting. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 18-Mar 29

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA19924Textbook
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA19924Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1604    Defensive Tactics Instructor Update    .25 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1602
Enrollment Limitation: Students must 1) be free of felony convictions; 2) possess a valid California Driver's License; 3) undergo a fingerprint and criminal history check; 4) be a minimum of 18 years of age; 5) be a United States high school graduate; pass the GED, pass the California High School Proficiency Examination, or have attained a two-year or four-year degree from an accredited college or university; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 24 hours LAB
Description: This course provides weaponless defense instructors with updates in techniques, tactics, and legal issues in contemporary policing. Topics include legal updates, control holds, take-downs, arrest tactics, searches, handcuffing, ground control, and expert witness testimony. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 07-Jan 09

MTW08:00AM-11:50AMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA20053Textbook
MTW01:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA20053Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, May 20-May 22

MTW08:00AM-11:50AMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA19926Textbook
MTW01:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA19926Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1621    Impact Weapons Instructor    1.25 Units

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
Enrollment Limitation: Students must 1) Be free of felony convictions; 2) possess a valid California Driver's License; 3) undergo a fingerprint and criminal history check; 4) be a minimum of 18 years of age; 5) be a United States high school graduate; pass the GED, pass the California High School Proficiency Examination, or have attained a two-year or four-year degree from an accredited college or university; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 80 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces students to effective instructional design and methods for teaching a Peace Officers Standards and Training (POST) certified course in the use of impact weapons course in public safety environments. Topics include adult learning, aggression and suspect action, POST regulations for instructing, evaluating, and testing in the use of impact weapons and documentation per the POST Administrative Manual (PAM), relevant case law, legal issues, physical warm-ups, striking and blocking techniques with the baton and the yawara stick, personal body weapons, and confrontational exercises and evaluations. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 22-May 03

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA20009Textbook
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA20009Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1622    Impact Weapons Instructor - Update    .25 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1621
Enrollment Limitation: Students must 1) Be free of felony convictions; 2) possess a valid California Driver's License; 3) undergo a fingerprint and criminal history check; 4) be a minimum of 18 years of age; 5) be a United States high school graduate; pass the GED, pass the California High School Proficiency Examination, or have attained a two-year or four-year degree from an accredited college or university; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 16 hours LAB
Description: This course provides impact weapons instructors with updated skills and knowledge in the use of force and the accompanying legal issues in the public safety environment. Topics include review of baton use, striking techniques, and legal and liability updates. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 10-Jan 11

ThF08:00AM-11:50AMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA20010Textbook
ThF01:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA20010Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1640    Firearms Familiarization (PC 832)    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Students must 1) Be free of felony convictions; 2) possess a valid California Driver's License; 3) undergo a fingerprint and criminal history check; 4) be a minimum of 18 years of age; 5) be a United States high school graduate; pass the GED, pass the California High School Proficiency Examination, or have attained a two-year or four-year degree from an accredited college or university; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 19 hours LEC ; 5 hours LAB
Description: This POST certified course complies with California Penal Code 832. It provides a basic introduction to legal aspects of shooting and safety. Topics include handgun familiarization, safety, shooting principles, and live fire exercises. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 14-Jan 16

MTW08:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20036Textbook
M01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20036Textbook
T01:10PM-04:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20036Textbook
T04:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
W01:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 11-Feb 13

MTW08:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20049Textbook
M01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20049Textbook
T01:10PM-03:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20049Textbook
T04:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
W01:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 11-Mar 13

MTW08:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20051Textbook
T01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20051Textbook
T01:10PM-04:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20051Textbook
T04:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
W01:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 08-Apr 10

MTW08:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20054Textbook
M01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20054Textbook
TBA12:00AM-12:00AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20054Textbook
T01:10PM-04:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20054Textbook
T04:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
W01:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, May 13-May 15

MTW08:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20060Textbook
M01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20060Textbook
T01:10PM-04:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20060Textbook
T04:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
W01:10AM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1645    Force and Weaponry - Basic    1.5 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 22-Apr 26

MTW08:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA19972Textbook
MTW01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA19972Textbook
ThF08:00AM-11:50AMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
ThF01:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1650    Firearms Instructor    3 Units

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
Enrollment Limitation: Students must 1) Be free of felony convictions; 2) possess a valid California Driver's License; 3) undergo a fingerprint and criminal history check; 4) be a minimum of 18 years of age; 5) be a United States high school graduate; pass the GED, pass the California High School Proficiency Examination, or have attained a two-year or four-year degree from an accredited college or university; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 48 hours LEC ; 32 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to teach students to be firearms instructors within the law enforcement field. Topics include fundamentals of instruction, liability, assessing shooting problems and target analysis, standard and non-traditional shooting positions, weapons transition, movement to cover and partner communication. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 01-Apr 12

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA19928Textbook
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA19928Textbook
TWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
TWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1651    Firearms Instructor Update    .5 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1650
Enrollment Limitation: Students must 1) Be free of felony convictions; 2) possess a valid California Driver's License; 3) undergo a fingerprint and criminal history check; 4) be a minimum of 18 years of age; 5) be a United States high school graduate; pass the GED, pass the California High School Proficiency Examination, or have attained a two-year or four-year degree from an accredited college or university; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 2 hours LEC ; 22 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to further develop and update existing firearm instructors on instructional techniques, diagnostic interpretation, and target systems. This course is accredited by the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) with POST Certification #297021740 and the Standards and Training for Correction (STC) Program #0218-027422. This course is formerly known as PSTC 1258. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, May 07-May 09

T08:00AM-09:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20007Textbook
T10:00AM-11:50AMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
WTh08:00AM-11:50AMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
TWTh01:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 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, Jan 21-Feb 08

MTWThF07:30AM-11:20AMLECTBA TBA TBA20343Textbook
MTWThF12:40PM-04:30PMLECTBA TBA TBA20343Textbook
Th07:30AM-08:20AMLECTBA TBA TBA20343Textbook
Th08:30AM-11:20AMLABTBA TBA TBA
F07:30AM-11:20AMLABTBA TBA TBA
ThF12:40PM-04:30PMLABTBA TBA TBA
Classes will be held at the Sacramento Police Department Training Center located at 7397 San Joaquin Street, Sacramento, CA 95820. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 808-1740 or email DispatchAcad@pd.cityofsacramento.org .


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

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
Enrollment Limitation: Students must 1) Be free of felony convictions; 2) possess a valid California Driver's License; 3) undergo a fingerprint and criminal history check; 4) be a minimum of 18 years of age; 5) be a United States high school graduate; pass the GED, pass the California High School Proficiency Examination, or have attained a two-year or four-year degree from an accredited college or university; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 16 hours LEC ; 40 hours LAB
Description: This course updates and advances the student's existing knowledge and skill set associated with effective policing in dynamic environments. Instruction includes tactical firearms, arrest and control,first aid/CPR refresher, and tactical communication. This course is formerly known as SCSD 1150. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 08-Jan 10
PROBATION OFFICER (CPT)

T08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20072Textbook
PROBATION OFFICER (CPT)
T01:10PM-03:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20072Textbook
T03:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
WTh08:00AM-11:50AMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
WTh01:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.


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 call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 14-Jan 16
PERISHABLE SKILLS & LEGISLATIV

MT08:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20064Textbook
PERISHABLE SKILLS & LEGISLATIV
MT01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20064Textbook
W08:00AM-11:50AMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
W01:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a Basic Law Enforcement Academy or equivalent as
determined by Dean

Units: 1
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 Tactical Communication; Day 2: First Aid/CPR Refresher and Arrest & Control; 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 call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 15-Jan 17
PROBATION OFFICER (CPT)

T08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20133Textbook
PROBATION OFFICER (CPT)
T01:10PM-03:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20133Textbook
T03:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
WTh08:00AM-11:50AMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
WTh01:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.


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 call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 13-Feb 15
PROBATION OFFICER (CPT)

W08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20135Textbook
PROBATION OFFICER (CPT)
W01:10PM-03:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20135Textbook
W03:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
ThF08:00AM-11:50AMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
ThF01:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.


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 call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 19-Feb 21
PROBATION OFFICER (CPT)

T08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20187Textbook
PROBATION OFFICER (CPT)
T01:10PM-03:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20187Textbook
T03:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
WTh08:00AM-11:50AMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
WTh01:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.


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 call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 05-Mar 07

T08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20189Textbook
T01:10PM-03:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20189Textbook
T03:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
WTh08:00AM-11:50AMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
WTh01:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.


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 call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 18-Mar 20
PERISHABLE SKILLS & LEGISLATIV

MT08:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20066Textbook
PERISHABLE SKILLS & LEGISLATIV
MT01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20066Textbook
W08:00AM-11:50AMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
MT01:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a Basic Law Enforcement Academy or equivalent as
determined by Dean

Units: 1
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 Tactical Communication; Day 2: First Aid/CPR Refresher and Arrest & Control; 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 call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 19-Mar 21

T08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20191Textbook
T01:10PM-03:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20191Textbook
T03:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
WTh08:00AM-11:50AMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
WTh01:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.


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 call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 02-Apr 04

T08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20193Textbook
T01:10PM-03:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20193Textbook
T03:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
WTh08:00AM-11:50AMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
WTh01:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.


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 call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 15-Apr 17
PERISHABLE SKILLS & LEGISLATIV

MT08:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20068Textbook
PERISHABLE SKILLS & LEGISLATIV
MT01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20068Textbook
W08:00AM-11:50AMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
W01:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a Basic Law Enforcement Academy or equivalent as
determined by Dean

Units: 1
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 Tactical Communication; Day 2: First Aid/CPR Refresher and Arrest & Control; 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 call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, May 20-May 22
PERISHABLE SKILLS & LEGISLATIV

MT08:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20070Textbook
PERISHABLE SKILLS & LEGISLATIV
MT01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20070Textbook
W08:00AM-11:50AMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
W01:10PM-05:00PMLABC.Gorre TBA TBA
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a Basic Law Enforcement Academy or equivalent as
determined by Dean

Units: 1
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 Tactical Communication; Day 2: First Aid/CPR Refresher and Arrest & Control; 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 call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1780    Campus Law Enforcement    2 Units

Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST certified basic law enforcement academy within the last three years or current equivalent training as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee that state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency. Students who do not hold a POST basic certificate, or equivalent, may struggle in this course, because fundamental terms and concepts and laws basic to law enforcement will not be taught or explained.
Enrollment Limitation: Students must 1) be free of felony convictions; 2) possess a valid California Driver's License; 3) undergo a fingerprint and criminal history check; 4) be a minimum of 18 years of age; 5) be a United States high school graduate; pass the GED, pass the California High School Proficiency Examination, or have attained a two-year or four-year degree from an accredited college or university; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 4 hours LAB
Description: This course extends the student's fundamental knowledge of and skill set in contemporary law enforcement and peacekeeping in diverse societies to include the considerations and challenges unique to the campus environment. Topics include the roles and responsibilities of school police, mandatory reporting requirements, constitutional, case, and juvenile law specific to school campuses, situational and tactical awareness in the education setting, clique structure, gang culture, dynamics of student behavior, and application of crowd control, emergency management, and incident command principles on and around campus. This course is certified by the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST), #2970-22294. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 08-Apr 12

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA19977Textbook
MTWTh01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA19977Textbook

PSTC 1781    School Resource Officer    2 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 25-Mar 29

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20212Textbook
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20212Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1800    Interview and Interrogation Techniques    2 Units

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
Enrollment Limitation: Students must 1) Be free of felony convictions; 2) possess a valid California Driver's License; 3) undergo a fingerprint and criminal history check; 4) be a minimum of 18 years of age; 5) be a United States high school graduate; pass the GED, pass the California High School Proficiency Examination, or have attained a two-year or four-year degree from an accredited college or university; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 4 hours LAB
Description: This course advances the law enforcement or corrections student's knowledge and skills set in legal and behavioral techniques associated with interview and interrogation. Topics include predictable behavior, free-format interviews, elimination interviews, polygraphs, and the Ten Step Plan for interviews and interrogations. This course is certified by the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST), #2970-31445 and Standards and Training for Corrections (STC), #0218-007921. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 04-Feb 08

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20012Textbook
MTWTh01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20012Textbook
F01:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, May 20-May 24

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20014Textbook
MTWTh01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20014Textbook
F01:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1801    Background Investigations    1.5-2 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 28-Jan 31

MTWTh08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20062Textbook
MTWTh01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20062Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, May 13-May 16

MTWTh08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20063Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1804    Informant Development and Maintenance    1 Unit

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
Enrollment Limitation: Students must 1) Be free of felony convictions; 2) possess a valid California Driver's License; 3) undergo a fingerprint and criminal history check; 4) be a minimum of 18 years of age; 5) be a United States high school graduate; pass the GED, pass the California High School Proficiency Examination, or have attained a two-year or four-year degree from an accredited college or university; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 24 hours LEC
Description: This course advances students' existing investigative skills, interview and interrogation skills, informant development and management, case management and the development and execution of search warrants. Topics include common problems when using informants, limitations on the use of informants, informant motives, informant policies, investigative strategies, and informants and ethics.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 26-Feb 28

TWTh08:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20011Textbook
TWTh01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA20011Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1812    Fingerprint Identification - Basic    2 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 28-Feb 01

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20005Textbook
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20005Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1813    Crime Scene and Forensic Photography of Physical Evidence    1 Unit

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

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 05-Mar 07

WThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19978Textbook
WThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19978Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1814    Advanced Latent Print Comparison & Identification    2 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, May 06-May 10

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20035Textbook
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20035Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1852    Drug and Alcohol Recognition    1 Unit

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200
Hours: 24 hours LEC
Description: This course provides law enforcement personnel with the knowledge and skills to evaluate the effects of drugs and alcohol on an individual and to provide expert testimony on the evaluation. Topics include legal codes, stimulants and depressants, investigative techniques and courtroom testimony. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 24-Apr 26

WThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19979Textbook
WThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA19979Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1874    Traffic Collision Investigation - Intermediate    2 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1900
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to expand the investigative knowledge and skills of the traffic collision investigator. Topics include definitions and terminologies associated with minor and major collisions, measuring and diagramming the collision scene and speed computation. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 18-Mar 22

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20335Textbook
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20335Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, May 20-May 24

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20336Textbook
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20336Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1900    Traffic Collision - Basic    2 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1200
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course provides in-depth instruction into the multiple disciplines of traffic collision investigation. Topics include scene management techniques and introduction to the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices, highway engineering definitions, Nine-Cell Matrix, incident scene photography, primary collision factors, identification and documentation of physical evidence, measuring and diagramming methodology, use of the Northwestern University traffic template functions and nomographs, and an in-depth discussion on proper traffic collision documentation and Highway Patrol Manual 110.5, Collision Investigation Manual (CIM). This course satisfies the prerequisites for the Intermediate Collision Investigation course, as well as the requirements of Vehicle Code Section 40600.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 04-Feb 08

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20333Textbook
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20333Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 08-Apr 12

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20334Textbook
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA20334Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Spring 2019 Class Schedule

Updated: November 14, 2018