Field Training Officer Course

Dates

  • March 19 - 23, 2018
  • August 27 - 31, 2018

Cost

Total: $132.00

  • Registration: $92.00
  • Material Fee: $28.00
  • Health: $12.00
  • Parking: $0.00 

Note: (E) Plate cars are exempt from parking fees

Above fees based upon California Residency

Location

Piccadilly Inn Airport
5115 E. McKinley Ave
Fresno, California 93727

Reservations

Reserve your seat. Please call and cancel your reservations if you cannot attend. College Registration fees are subject to change without notice. Make checks payable to Fresno City College. Out of Consideration for people who are on a waiting list, please cancel your reservation no later than 21 days prior to the first day of class.

Instructors

Sgt. Brent Stalker, Fresno Co. Sheriff's Dept.
James Arendt Esq.
Lt. Joe Gomez, Fresno Police Dept.

Certified Hours

40

Course Description

Designed for officers who supervise and train recruit officers or who anticipate an assignment as a Field Training Officer. This course is approved under the new POST guidelines for FTO.

The following areas are covered:

  1. Role of FTO
  2. Sgt. FTO/Trainee relationship
  3. Field Training Guide
  4. Motivation/Discipline
  5. Evaluation Process
  6. Vicarious Liability
  7. Rating Standardization
  8. Group Exercises

Prerequisites

A California Peace Officer Standards and Training Basic Course certificate issued from an accredited regional police academy or equivalent as determined by the division Dean or their appointee. These skills and knowledge base are related to adopted POST and/or industry standards. NOTE: Approval of equivalent training is not a guarantee state regulatory or licensing agencies will also grant equivalency.

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