POST (California Commission on Peace Officers Standards & Training) Courses
CSM offers two types of POST training, PC832 and Modular Format.
Not sure which courses you need? Read about the differences here: PC832 Training vs. Modular Format Training.
ADMJ 771 - PC832 Arrest and Control Training (40 Hour Portion) (3.0 units)
This course is for individuals who need the Powers of Arrest for their job, but are not planning on becoming a reserve or regular police officer. Class meets Tuesday and Thursday evenings (1830 - 2230) and Saturdays (0800 - 1700). This course will only be offered during the Summer Session.
ADMJ 775 - PC832 Firearms Training (24 Hour Portion) (0.5 units)
This is the second half of the PC832 training and required to be PC832 certified. Students will need to have their fingerprints cleared through the Department of Justice prior to the start of this class. Class meets Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday evenings (1830 - 2230). This course will only be offered during the Summer Session.
Modular Format Training
ADMJ 780 - Regular Basic Course Module III (9.5 units)
First level of training for the Regular Basic Course--Modular Format. This course is designed for the student who wants to become a reserve police officer. Upon completion of this course, students can be assigned as a Level III reserve police officer. PC832 certification is included in this module. Class meets Tuesday and Thursday evenings (1830 - 2230) and Saturdays (0800 - 1700).
ADMJ 781 - Regular Basic Course Module II (13.0 units)
Continued training for the Regular Basic Course--Modular Format. Successful completion of this course will allow the student to be assigned as a Level II reserve police officer. Students who wish to continue onto the Level I training must contact an Academy presenter. Class meets Monday and Wednesday evenings (1830 - 2230), Saturdays (0800 - 1700) and some Sunday evenings (1830 - 2230).
Refer to the CSM Schedule of Classes or WebSchedule for information on scheduled offerings.
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