PC 832 Laws of Arrest Course


  • September 9 - 13, 2024 ($84.00)


Fees include registration, health fee, material fees (if applicable).  Fees can vary per semester.  Fees are subject to change.  Fees are based on California resident.  Contact the Academy for out-of-state fees.


Handcuffs with handcuff case and key are required.  

BOOKS:  If affiliated with a law enforcement agency, PC832 books may be obtained through your agency, however the books must be current versions (verify through the FedEx website link).  Students not associated with a law enforcement agency, may obtain PC832 books from the following website: FedEx Office POST Learning Domain


First Responder Center
3300 E North Ave
Fresno, California 93725


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.

Lead Instructor

Chief Jim Taylor, Kingsburg PD (Ret.) 

Coordinator Dave Knoff Dave.Knoff@fresnocitycollege.edu 

Certified Hours

40 Hours

8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Description - AJ271A

This course meets all of the requirements of Section 832 of the California Penal Code and the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST). PC 832 is required for many law enforcement job positions including, but not limited to: reserve peace officer, correctional officer, probation officer, arson investigator, animal control officer, and many others.


Per POST Guidelines, requirements for this course include a Medical Clearance.