Let Us Know Of Your Interest

Please complete your  Course Interest Form for any of the below listed courses and email to cgil@yccd.edu  or kmcfarla@yccd.edu    You may also call to confirm your interest at 530-749-3879.  Training is always subject to change; therefore, we would like to keep everyone updated on any changes.

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Peace Officer Standards and Training Courses (P.O.S.T.)
832 p.c. Training is both P.O.S.T. and S.T.C. certified

832 P.C. Peace Officer Orientation – Summer 2021

  • (40 hr):  (M-F) — TBA
  • (24 hr):  (F,Sa,Su) — TBA

Course Announcement PENDING

832 P.C. Peace Officer Orientation – Fall 2020

  • (40 Hr):  October 12-16, 2020 (M-F) — FULL
  • (24 Hr):  October 23-25, 2020 (FSaSu) — FULL 
  • (40 Hr):  November 30 – December 4, 2020 (M-F)  — OPEN
  • (24  Hr):  December 11- December 13, 2020 (FSaSu)  — FULL
2020FA-832-Course-Announcement

832 P.C. Peace Officer Orientation – Spring 2021 (submit interests now)

  • (40 Hr):  February 22-26, 2021 (M-F)
  • (24 Hr):  March 5-7, 2021 (FSaSu)
  • (40 Hr):  May 10-14, 2021 (M-F)
  • (24 Hr):  May 21-23, 2021 (FSaSu) 
2021SP-832-Course-Announcement

Basic Re-Qualification
POST Presentation Approval in Process

Field Training Officer Training (FTO)
POST Presentation Approval in Process

Specialized Investigator’s Basic Course
No Scheduled Dates


Standards and Training For Corrections (S.T.C)
M-F Scheduled, 23 Days — New Curriculum!

Correctional Officer Core Course – Fall 2020

September 9 – October 9, 2020
M-F Scheduled, 24 Days – Revised Curriculum

Course Announcement

Correctional Officer Core Course – Spring 2021 

April 6 – May 7, 2021 – Revised 9.22.20
M-F Scheduled, 24 Days

January 14 – February 19, 2021 – Revised 9.22.20
M-F Scheduled, 24 Days

Course Announcement

Probation Officer Core Course Spring 2021

February 22 – March 26, 2021 (*Hybrid)
M-F Scheduled, 27 Days, 216 Hours

April – May, 2021 — TBA  (*Hybrid)
M-F Scheduled, 27 Days, 216 Hours

Course Announcement – Pending

Juvenile Officer Core Course

Summer, 2021 –  TBA (*Hybrid)
M-F Schedule, 20 Days, 160 Hours

* Hybrid:  Zoom Lecture (required); Face/Face for DTAC & PT
Course Announcement – Pending