Law Enforcement

Basic Academy Requalification #48

Sep 11 2017 - Sep 29 2017


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.


POST-Basic Certificate, Training Profile from POST, or BCWE Eligibility Letter from POST; DOJ Firearms Clearance Letter; Medical clearance and Proof of medical insurance.


136 Hours


3 Semester Units


POST Plan IV Certificate awarded upon completion

College of Record

Monterey Peninsula College


The Academy at Coyote Valley
560 Bailey Avenue
San Jose, CA 95141



Fee Includes:
Ammunition/Range Fees: $355.00
Materials: $270.00
Parking: $30.00
Registration Fee: $138.00
Student Fees: $6.00
Out of state fees may apply if you are not a California resident. Please contact our office for questions.

Once your Post Profile has been approved, a deposit of $230 is required to reserve your seat. Deposit will be applied to class fees.

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 check (made payable to SBRPSTC). Agency billing may also be arranged. Financial aid and VA benefits may be available. All fees subject to change.

Meeting days/times

Monday-Friday: 0730 - 1830


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

Self-sponsored students: Contact our main office at (408) 229-4299 to register. Be prepared to submit partial or full payment, depending on the class. All registration documents and final payment must be submitted at least two weeks prior to the start date of the course. Only certain courses have downloadable registration materials; click here to view a list of those courses.

All students are required to pay for the course by the first day of class.

All students are required to apply through OpenCCC. Refer to the College of Record, listed previously on this flyer, then click here for step-by-step instructions according to that college. (Exceptions: POST Management Course or any other Contract course.)

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, please cancel your reservation no later than 21 days prior to first day of class. After the 21-day cancellation period, students will forfeit a minimum of $50 for materials expenses associated with unexcused cancellations. Substitutions or transfer of registration to another student is permitted upon approval.

Course Cancellation

Each class has a minimum enrollment requirement. If the minimum enrollment is not reached for the course three weeks before the class begins, the class will be cancelled, and deposits will be refunded in full.

*ALL FEES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. NO EXCEPTIONS. When possible students will be advised of any fee changes prior to course start date. Tuition fee increases made at anytime by the State Chancellor's office may require collection of additional fees from students. We Accept Visa, MasterCard, Money Order, Cashier's Check, Cash or Agency Billing (by arrangement). Make Money Order or Cashiers Checks payable to: SBRPSTC

Out of State or Non-Affiliated students who have not lived in California for at least one (1) year and one (1) day prior to start of college semester are subject to "out of state" college registration fees in addition to the fees listed above. Please check with our staff for details and exact costs.

This program is presented through the South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium of Community Colleges (SBRPSTC), which includes Gavilan College, Monterey Peninsula College, Ohlone College, Hartnell College, Foothill College, Lake Tahoe Community College, Mission College, College of San Mateo, and Cabrillo College.

Only courses and programs presented for college credit will be funded, transcripted and certified through one of these accredited institutions.