Summer 2018 Class Schedule (ARC)



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PSTC 1251    Skills and Knowledge Modules    .25-3 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 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: 44 hours LEC ; 40 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to facilitate the acquisition of advanced skills and knowledge necessary for policing and peacekeeping in contemporary society. Course topics are based upon California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) updates to mandated minimum training for peace officers, legislative mandates, changes in local, state and federal laws, and evolving bodies of knowledge in the law enforcement field. Course hours are variable in order to meet specific local and regional needs which may exceed the POST minimum. Topics include: arrest methods update, chemical agents update, community relations, courtroom testimony, emotional survival, entry techniques update, ethics, field tactics, impact weapons update, interpersonal/tactical communication update, investigative report writing update, juvenile law update, legal update, less than lethal force update, search and seizure update, search warrant writing and service and tactical firearms update. Pass/No Pass.

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 09-Jul 12
Crisis Intervention Training

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Crisis Intervention Training
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Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST Basic Academy
Units:1.25
Hours:40 hours
Description: This a 40 hour course designed to provide students with the skills necessary to properly investigate Mental disorders, managing change in the Law Enforcement Environment, and updating Communication Skills. Pass/No Pass only.

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

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, May 08-Jun 05

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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 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, Jun 06-Jul 11

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MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA12444Textbook
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TThF01:10PM-05:00PMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
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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 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, Jun 18-Jun 22

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MTWTh01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA12484Textbook
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For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 13-Aug 17

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA12480Textbook
MTWTh01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA12480Textbook
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, Jun 26-Jul 25

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Class will be held Monday through Friday, class will meet from 8am to 5pm at the Richard A McGee Correctional Training Center located at 9850 Twin Cities Road, Galt, CA 95632. For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 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, Jan 22-Aug 03

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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 1514    Academy Graduate Training - SPD    1.5-2 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 01-Jul 04

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Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.


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, Jun 04-Jun 15

MTW08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA12439Textbook
MTW01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA12439Textbook
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, Aug 07-Aug 09

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Th08:00AM-11:50AMLABL.Riley TBA TBA
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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 1534    Sergeant Training and Orientation Program (TOPS)    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 8 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the new police supervisor to the responsibilities and job requirements of the sergeant position. Emphasis is placed on leadership, handling of critical incidents, major crimes, internal affairs, and pursuit liability. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 18-Jun 28

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MTWTh04:10PM-06:00PMLECTBA TBA TBA12611Textbook
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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, Jun 18-Jun 20

MTW08:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA12446Textbook
MTW01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA12446Textbook
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, Jun 11-Jun 15

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA12466Textbook
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA12466Textbook
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 21-May 23

MTW08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA12437Textbook
MTW01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA12437Textbook
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, May 21-May 23

MTW08:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA12464Textbook
M01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA12464Textbook
T01:10PM-04:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA12464Textbook
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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, Jun 12-Jun 14

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T01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA12467Textbook
W01:10PM-04:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA12467Textbook
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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, Jul 23-Jul 27

MTW08:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA12749Textbook
MTW01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA12749Textbook
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For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/


PSTC 1650    Firearms Instructor    3 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 06-Aug 17

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA12476Textbook
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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 21-May 23

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MTW01:10PM-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 1654    Firearms / Rifle Instructor - Update    .5 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 04-Jun 06

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MTW01:10PM-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 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, Aug 06-Aug 08

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


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

Prerequisite: POST certified basic law enforcement academy or equivalent as determined by the Dean of Academy Instruction. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.
Enrollment Limitation: Students must 1) Be free of felony convictions; 2) possess a valid California Driver's License; 3) undergo a fingerprint and criminal history check; 4) be a minimum of 18 years of age; 5) be a United States high school graduate; pass the GED, pass the California High School Proficiency Examination, or have attained a two-year or four-year degree from an accredited college or university; and 6) complete a medical suitability examination.
Hours: 40 hours LEC ; 40 hours LAB
Description: This course updates and advances the student's existing knowledge and skill set associated with effective policing in dynamic environments. Instruction on evolving issues includes the safe handling of firearms, tactical shooting, tactical movement, arrest and control, ground fighting, chemical weapons, non-lethal weapons, penal codes, vehicle codes, health and safety codes, welfare and institution codes, and interpersonal and tactical communication. This course is formerly known as SPD 1193. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, May 28-May 31
Advanced Officer Training

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Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST/STC/CPOST Academy
Units:1.25
Hours:36 hours
Description: A 36 hour course covering DV/Legal Update, Tactical Firearms, First Aid, Tactical Communication, and the Chief's Update. Pass/No Pass only.

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

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 11-Jun 14
Advanced Officer Training

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Advanced Officer Training
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Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST/STC/CPOST Academy
Units:1.25
Hours:36 hours
Description: A 36 hour course covering DV/Legal Update, Tactical Firearms, First Aid, Tactical Communication, and the Chief's Update. Pass/No Pass only.

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

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 18-Jun 21
Advanced Officer Training

MTW07:00AM-11:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA12496Textbook
Advanced Officer Training
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Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST/STC/CPOST Academy
Units:1.25
Hours:36 hours
Description: A 36 hour course covering DV/Legal Update, Tactical Firearms, First Aid, Tactical Communication, and the Chief's Update. Pass/No Pass only.

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

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 25-Jun 28
Advanced Officer Training

MTW07:00AM-11:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA12498Textbook
Advanced Officer Training
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Th11:00AM-11:50AMLABTBA TBA TBA
MTWTh01:10PM-05:00PMLABTBA TBA TBA
Prerequisite: Successful completion of a POST/STC/CPOST Academy
Units:1.25
Hours:36 hours
Description: A 36 hour course covering DV/Legal Update, Tactical Firearms, First Aid, Tactical Communication, and the Chief's Update. Pass/No Pass only.

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

PSTC 1720    Defensive Driving    .25 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, May 17-May 17

Th07:00AM-11:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA12500Textbook
Th01:10PM-04:00PMLECTBA TBA TBA12500Textbook
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 07-Jun 07

Th07:00AM-11:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA12501Textbook
Th01:10PM-04:00PMLECTBA TBA TBA12501Textbook
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 14-Jun 14

Th07:00AM-11:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA12880Textbook
Th01:10PM-04:00PMLECTBA TBA TBA12880Textbook
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 21-Jun 21

Th07:00AM-11:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA12503Textbook
Th01:10PM-04:00PMLECTBA TBA TBA12503Textbook
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 05-Jul 05

Th07:00AM-11:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA12504Textbook
Th01:10PM-04:00PMLECTBA TBA TBA12504Textbook
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 19-Jul 19

Th07:00AM-11:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA12505Textbook
Th01:10PM-04:00PMLECTBA TBA TBA12505Textbook
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 02-Aug 02

Th07:00AM-11:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA12506Textbook
Th01:10PM-04:00PMLECTBA TBA TBA12506Textbook
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 09-Aug 09

Th07:00AM-11:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA12507Textbook
Th01:10PM-04:00PMLECTBA TBA TBA12507Textbook
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 16-Aug 16

Th07:00AM-11:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA12508Textbook
Th01:10PM-04:00PMLECTBA TBA TBA12508Textbook
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.


PSTC 1722    Driver Training - Update    .5 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, May 22-May 23

TW07:00AM-09:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA12509Textbook
TW10:00AM-11:50AMLABTBA TBA TBA
TW01:10PM-05:00PMLABTBA TBA TBA
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, May 29-May 30

TW07:00AM-09:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA12511Textbook
TW10:00AM-11:50AMLABTBA TBA TBA
TW01:10PM-05:00PMLABTBA TBA TBA
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 05-Jun 06

TW07:00AM-09:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA12513Textbook
TW10:00AM-11:50AMLABTBA TBA TBA
TW01:10PM-05:00PMLABTBA TBA TBA
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 19-Jun 20

TW07:00AM-09:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA12515Textbook
TW10:00AM-11:50AMLABTBA TBA TBA
TW01:10PM-05:00PMLABTBA TBA TBA
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 26-Jun 27

TW07:00AM-09:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA12517Textbook
TW10:00AM-11:50AMLABTBA TBA TBA
TW01:10PM-05:00PMLABTBA TBA TBA
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 10-Jul 11

TW07:00AM-09:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA12519Textbook
TW10:00AM-11:50AMLABTBA TBA TBA
TW01:10PM-05:00PMLABTBA TBA TBA
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 17-Jul 18

TW07:00AM-09:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA12521Textbook
TW10:00AM-11:50AMLABTBA TBA TBA
TW01:10PM-05:00PMLABTBA TBA TBA
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 24-Jul 25

TW07:00AM-09:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA12523Textbook
TW10:00AM-11:50AMLABTBA TBA TBA
TW01:10PM-05:00PMLABTBA TBA TBA
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 07-Aug 08

TW07:00AM-09:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA12525Textbook
TW10:00AM-11:50AMLABTBA TBA TBA
TW01:10PM-05:00PMLABTBA TBA TBA
Classes will be held at 3905 Alert Road, Mather, CA 95655. For enrollment information please call Sacramento Police Department at (916) 549-3226.


PSTC 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, Aug 06-Aug 10

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA12475Textbook
MTWTh01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA12475Textbook
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 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, Jun 26-Jun 28

TWTh08:00AM-11:50AMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA12469Textbook
TWTh01:10PM-05:00PMLECC.Gorre TBA TBA12469Textbook
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, Aug 01-Aug 03

WThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA12472Textbook
WThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA12472Textbook
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, Jul 09-Jul 13

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECL.Riley TBA TBA12419Textbook
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECL.Riley TBA TBA12419Textbook
For enrollment information please call 916-570-5000 or visit the Sacramento Regional Public Safety Training Center website at
www.arc.losrios.edu/~safety/

Summer 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: July 12, 2018