Law Enforcement

Basic Academy Requalification #46

Nov 28 2016 - Dec 16 2016


This California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) certified, 136-hour Requalification Course serves to requalify individuals who have been awarded a POST Basic Certificate and have had a three-year or longer break in service, or who have successfully completed a POST certified Regular or Specialized Investigator's Basic Course, or the Basic Course Waiver (BCW) process (Contact POST for details at (916) 227-4254). Basic Course Waiver Examination (BCWE): After an evaluation has been approved by POST, this course may be completed to meet the examination requirements for the BCW process, which consists of written and skill components.

Designed For

Individuals who have received a POST Basic Certificate and have a 3-year or longer break in service, or have successfully completed a POST-certified Regular or Specialized Investigator's Basic Course, or the Basic Course Waiver (BCW) process.


Must request a Training Profile from POST, once you have received your POST Training Profile, you may upload your profile in the Basic Academy Requalification Pre-Registration Form.

Additional requirements may include; but are not limited to:

  • POST-Basic Certificate
  • Copy of your Driver's License or Government Issued ID
  • BCWE Eligibility Letter from POST
  • DOJ Firearms Clearance Letter
  • Medical clearance
  • Proof of medical insurance.


136 Hours


3 Semester Units


POST Plan IV Certificate awarded upon completion

College of Record

Monterey Peninsula College


The Academy
Evergreen Valley College
4750 San Felipe Road
San Jose, CA 95135

Meeting days/times

Monday-Friday: 0730 - 1830



Fee Details:
Ammunition/Range Fees: $355.00
Materials: $262.00
Parking: $45
Registration Fee: $138
Out of state fees may apply if you are not a California resident. Please contact our office for questions.

$230.00 deposit, includes $50 cancellation fee, to reserve your seat after Post Profile approval.

Late Cancellation Fee


Payment Information

All classes require full payment or a designated deposit at time of reservation. We accept Visa and MasterCard (a transaction fee of 2% will apply), cash, money order and cashier’s checks (made payable to SBRPSTC). Agency billing may also be arranged. Financial aid and VA benefits may be available.

*ALL FEES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. When possible, students will be advised of any fee changes prior to course start date. Tuition fee increases made at any time by the State Chancellor’s office may require collection of additional fees from students.

Students who have not lived in California for at least one (1) year and (1) day prior to start of college semester or do not meet other college criteria may be considered “out-of-state” students, and subject to additional fees to the ones listed above. Please check with our staff for details and exact costs.


Agency personnel: please phone in (or email to: the following information:

  • Class Requested
  • Agency Name
  • Training Officer (TO) Name
  • TO's Email Address
  • Phone Number
  • Attendee Name(s), Email Address, DOB
  • Method of payment if applicable

Self-sponsored students: Contact our main office at (408) 229-4299 to register. Be prepared to submit full or partial payment, depending on the class

Non-U.S. Citizens: If you are not a U.S. citizen but have a Permanent Resident card, email a copy of the front and back of the card (indicate the class in which you are registering) to:

Cancellation/Refund Policy

All classes require full payment due by or before the first day of class. Out of consideration for people who are on a waiting list, your reservation must be cancelled no later than 30 days prior to first day of class. After the 30-day cancellation period, students/agencies will forfeit a minimum of $50 for materials expenses associated with unexcused cancellations. Substitutions or transfer of your reservation to another student is permitted upon approval.

Course Cancellation by South Bay

Each class has a minimum enrollment requirement. If the minimum enrollment is not reach for the course three weeks prior to the beginning of the class, the class may be cancelled and any deposits/payments will be refunded in full.