Summer 2010 Class Schedule (ARC)



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

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

Schedule: Other Term, May 25-May 26
TW        01:00PM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15364 
Textbook
W         08:00AM-11:50AM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 02-Jun 05
RadKids Instr.Certification
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 15287 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 09-Jun 11
AOT-Probation Officers
W         08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15282 Textbook
ThF       08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 23-Jun 25
SWAT update
W         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15275 
Textbook
W         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
ThF       08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

AOT-Probation Officers
W         08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15284 
Textbook
ThF       08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 28-Jun 30
Perishable Skills & Legislative Mandates
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15427 
Textbook
W         08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 29-Jun 29
T         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 13-Jul 13
T         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15372 Textbook
T         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 14-Jul 14
W         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15374 Textbook
W         01:10PM-05:00PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 20-Jul 20
T         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15376 Textbook
T         01:10PM-05:00PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 21-Jul 21
W         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15378 Textbook
W         01:10PM-05:00PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 27-Jul 28
T         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15548 Textbook
T         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
W         08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 10-Aug 10
T         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15380 Textbook
T         01:10PM-05:00PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 11-Aug 11
W         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15382 Textbook
W         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 17-Aug 17
T         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15550 Textbook
T         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   


PSTC 1500    Basic Sheriff Academy    25 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 511 hours LEC ; 445 hours LAB
Description: This 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, first aid/cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR), and vehicle operations. It meets all mandates and course objectives defined for basic peace officer training. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 25-Aug 05
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


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, Jun 07-Jun 19
MTWTh     05:30PM-09:20PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15165 
Textbook
Sa        08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15165 Textbook
Sa        01:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 07-Jun 11
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15150 Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15150 Textbook
F         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 19-Jul 23
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15161 Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15161 Textbook
F         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 09-Aug 13
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15163 Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15163 Textbook
F         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   


PSTC 1503    Basic Law Enforcement Academy- Module II    11 Units

Prerequisite: PSTC 1502
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 Equivalency Examination, or have attained a two-year or four-year degree from an accredited college or university 6) Complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 140 hours LEC ; 167 hours LAB
Description: This course satisfies Level II training requirements of the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training Level II module. It covers Policing in the Community, Property Crimes, Crimes against Persons, Crimes against the Justice System, Laws of Arrest, Search & Seizure, Presentation of Evidence, Patrol Techniques, Vehicle Pullovers, Crimes in Progress, Arrest Control/Baton, Firearms, Cultural Diversity/Discrimination, Lifetime Fitness and Law Enforcement Career Preparation. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 10-Jul 08
TWTh      05:30PM-09:00PM LEC C.Gorre               TBA TBA                 15247 
Textbook
Sa        07:00AM-04:50PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   
TWTh      09:20PM-10:00PM LAB C.Gorre               TBA TBA                   


PSTC 1520    Supervisory (POST Format)    2 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 14-Jun 25
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 15041 
Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 12-Jul 23
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 15201 Textbook
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   


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, Aug 02-Aug 06
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 15181 
Textbook
F         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 15181 Textbook
F         01:00PM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   


PSTC 1602    Weaponless Defense Instructor    2.5 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 02-Aug 13
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15235 
Textbook
F         08:00AM-10:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15235 Textbook
MTWTh     08:00AM-05:10PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
F         12:00PM-05:10PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at web.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1604    Weaponless Defense Instructor - Update    .5 Units

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, Jun 07-Jun 09
M         08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15043 
Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 08-Jun 09
TW        08:00AM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   


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, Jun 10-Jun 11
ThF       08:00AM-10:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 14948 
Textbook
ThF       12:10PM-05:00PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   


PSTC 1640    Firearms Familiarization (PC 832)    1 Unit

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

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 22-Jun 24
TW        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15177 
Textbook
Th        08:00AM-10:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15177 Textbook
Th        12:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 19-Jul 21
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15179 Textbook
W         08:00AM-10:50AM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15179 Textbook
W         12:00PM-04:50PM LAB S.Segura              TBA TBA                   


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, Aug 02-Aug 13
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 15203 
Textbook
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   


PSTC 1654    Firearms / Rifle Instructor - Update    .5 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 06-Jul 08
MT        08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 15441 
Textbook
W         08:00AM-01:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 15441 Textbook
W         03:00PM-04:50PM LAB J.Manduca             TBA TBA                   


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, Jun 21-Jun 25
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 14950 
Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 09-Aug 13
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Manduca             TBA TBA                 15205 Textbook


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, Aug 09-Aug 12
MTWTh     08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15233 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at web.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1852    Drug and Alcohol Recognition    1 Unit

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

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 02-Aug 04
MTW       08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15234 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at web.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1876    Driving Under the Influence - Update    1 Unit

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

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 16-Jun 18
WThF      08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Segura              TBA TBA                 15040 
Textbook

Summer 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: July 12, 2010