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Law Enforcement Academy

 

 

Academy courses

Certified by the California Commission on Police Officer Standards and Training


ADJUS-001: BASIC LAW ENFORCEMENT ACADEMY - MODULE III
Module III consists of 182 instructional hours delivered in the extended evening and weekend format. Upon successful completion of Module III the student will receive a Certificate of Completion and may apply as a Level III Reserve with a participating law enforcement agency. Subject matter includes but not limited to: professional orientation, community relations, criminal law, laws of evidence, communications, vehicle operations, force and weaponry, traffic enforcement, First Aid/ CPR, criminal investigation, custody, physical fitness, and defense techniques.

 

ADJUS-002: BASIC LAW ENFORCEMENT ACADEMY - MODULE II
Module II consists of 271 instructional hours delivered in the extended evening and weekend format.  Upon successful completion of Module II the student will receive a Certificate of Completion and may apply as a Level II Reserve with a participating law enforcement agency. Subject matter includes but not limited to: property crimes, laws of arrest, community relations, criminal law, investigative report writing, laws of evidence, force and weaponry, traffic enforcement, criminal investigation, custody, physical fitness, and defense techniques.

 

ADJUS-003: BASIC LAW ENFORCEMENT ACADEMY - MODULE I
Module I consists of 450 instructional hours delivered in the extended evening and weekend format. Upon successful completion of Module I the student will receive a Certificate of Completion and may apply as a Level I Reserve or full-time regular law enforcement officer with a participating law enforcement agency. Subject matter includes but not limited to: victimology, crimes against children, juvenile law and procedure, ABC law, patrol techniques, crimes in progress, handling disputes/crowd control, unusual occurrences, missing persons, traffic collision investigation, people with disabilities, emergency management, lifetime fitness, arrest control/defense tactics, firearms, interview and interrogation, and courtroom testimony.

 

ADJUS-005: BASIC LAW ENFORCEMENT ACADEMY – INTENSIVE FORMAT
The Basic Law Enforcement Academy is designed for persons seeking full-time employment in law enforcement and for those who have been recently hired by a local law enforcement agency.  It is presented in the intensive full-time format consisting of 1,020 hours of instruction delivered over 26 weeks. Upon successful completion the student will receive a Certificate of Completion and is eligible for employment as a peace officer in most California jurisdictions.