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Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training

860 Stillwater Road, Suite 100
West Sacramento, CA 95605


Hours of Operation: M-F 8:00am - 5:00pm
Phone: (916) 227-3909

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Contact Information by Topic

Each POST Bureau has several main functions.  Below is a list of POST functions and the appropriate contact person.

Use keyboard keys 'ctr;' + 'F' to use the find/search feature. 

If you are not able to locate information, please use the search function in the top right corner of the website.  Be sure to use quotation marks to ensure a specific search of an item is found. 

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Click each header to sort the table by topic, contact person or POST bureau. 

Topic Contact Person POST Bureau

Academy Director / Coordinator Workshop

Michael Barnes 
Cheryl Smith 

Basic Training

Agency Compliance Inspections

Regional Consultant
(View Map)

Training Delivery and Compliance

Agency Profiles - TMS

Mariafe ​Guintu

Computer Services 

Agency Three-Year and Six Year Rules

Regional Consultant
(View Map)

Training Delivery and Compliance

Agency/ Department Employee Rosters (P102)

Linda Thach

Administrative Services

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and California Fair Employment and Housing Act

Shelley Spilberg

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Background Investigation Tabs

Download Directly

Training Delivery and Compliance

Background Investigations and Hiring

Regional Consultant
(View Map)

Training Delivery and Compliance

Background Investigations Manual

Melani Singley

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Basic Academy Courses and Modules Regional Consultant
(View Map)
Training Delivery and Compliance

Basic Course Certification Review (BCCR) 

Jeff Nelson
Melissa Bell

Basic Training

Basic Course Consortium

Michael Barnes 
Cheryl Smith 

Basic Training

Basic Course Exemplars

Mary Brendlen

Basic Training

Basic Course Instructional System

Cheryl Smith

Basic Training

Basic Training Academies

Michael Barnes

Basic Training

Becoming a Peace Officer

Michael Barnes

Basic Training

California Academy Directors' Association (CADA)

Michael Barnes

Basic Training

California Public Records Act (CPRA)

Linda Thach

Administrative Services

Certificates (Professional):

By Category:

General Information:

  • Accredited Colleges
  • Signature Cards
  • Training Points

Paul Masterson
Mike McVean
Evalina Olivarria 
Lou Ybarra

Administrative Services

Chief Information Officer (CIO) 

Colin O'Keefe 

Computer Services 

Citizenship Issues

Melani Singley

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Comprehensive Tests, Basic Courses (RBC, Modular, PC 832, SIBC, Requal)

Diane Hrepich

Windy Kaiser

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Command College Abstracts (copies only)

Marilyn Earhart

Administrative Services

Command College
- Application
- Brochure
- Certificate
- Graduation
- Independent Study Project
- Papers, Request for
- Questions
- Reimbursement for Students

Joe Gutierrez

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Community-Oriented Policing (COP)

Charles Evans

Training Program Services

Complaints/Questions
- Law Enforcement Agencies/Academies
- Peace Officers


Regional Consultant
(View Map)

Training Delivery and Compliance

Continuing Professional Training (CPT) and Perishable Skills Program (PSP)

Regional Consultant
(View Map)

Training Delivery and Compliance

Control Agency Documents

Julie McGregor

Computer Services  

Copyright

Marilyn Earhart

Administrative Services

Coroner's Training Liaison

Gary Manini Training Delivery and Compliance

Course Catalog Questions

Melanie Dunn Training Delivery and Compliance

Course Certification Guidelines and Procedures

Regional Consultant
(View Map)

Training Delivery and Compliance

Course Certification Program Regional Consultant
(View Map)
Training Delivery and Compliance

Course Control Numbers for New Courses

Melanie Dunn

Training Delivery and Compliance

Course Curriculum

Regional Consultant
(View Map)

Training Delivery and Compliance

Course Location Questions

Brenda Alli

Training Delivery and Compliance

Course Presentation / Roster Questions

Brenda Alli

Training Delivery and Compliance

Cultural Awareness/Diversity Courses

Charles Evans 

Training Program Services

District Attorney Investigator Liaison

Eddie Freyer ​ Training Delivery and Compliance

Domestic Violence 

Allen Benitez

Training Program Services 

Driver Training Study 

Janna Munk 

Training Program Services 

EDI Course Information

Melanie Dunn

Training Delivery and Compliance

EDI Sign-Up Process

Maria Goshop
Mariafe Guintu

Computer Services  

Elder Abuse

Allen Benitez

Training Program Services 

Emergency Vehicle Operations Committee (EVOC)

Janna Munk 

Training Program Services 

Employment Data for California Law Enforcement

Linda Thach

Administrative Services 

Entry-Level Dispatcher Selection Test Battery

Ken Boyd

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Entry-Level Law Enforcement Test Battery (PELLETB)

Tammura Brown

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Ethics / Integrity Basic Training

Michael Barnes

Basic Training

Evidence and Property Function Management Course

Andrew Mendonsa

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Executive Development Course

Timothy Davis
Joe Sampson

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Exemplary Peace Officer Training Manual

Michael Barnes

Basic Training

Feasibility Studies, Peace Officer (PC 13540)

Brad NewMyer

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Field Management Training (FMT) - Ref PAM D-9

Brad NewMyer

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Field Training Program / Police Training Program

Jim Grottkau

Basic Training

Field Training Officer (FTO) Course

 Jim Grottkau

Basic Training

Force and Safety

Janna Munk 

Training Program Services 

General Selection and Training Questions

Regional Consultant
(View Map)

Training Delivery and Compliance

Hate Crimes Guidelines, Policy and Training

Charles Evans

Training Program Services 

Hearing and Vision Screening Guidelines

Melani Singley
Shelley Spilberg​

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

High School Graduation - Outside of U.S.

Melani Singley

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Hiring Interview Guidelines

Melani Singley

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Homeland Security

Dan Toomey

Training Program Services

Human Trafficking

Allen Benitez

Training Program Services 

Incident Command Systems (ICS)

Dan Toomey

Training Program Services

Information Security Officer (ISO)

Linda Sabella 

Computer Services  

Instructor Certification Program

Charles Evans

Training Program Services 

Instructor Development Institute (IDI)

Charles Evans

Training Program Services 

Instructor Quality Assessment Program

Tamara Baarts

Training Program Services 

Instructor Symposium

Charles Evans 

Training Program Services 

Interrogation Law and Techniques

Allen Benitez

Training Program Services 

Investigation and Trial Preparation Course

Jim Grottkau 

Basic Training

Jail Deputies (JDEP)

Marty Picone Training Delivery and Compliance

Job Analysis (Peace Officer)

Bob Holmgren

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Killing of Peace Officers (Center for Officer Safety Research)

Charles Evans

Training Program Services 

Law Enforcement Employment (Job) Opportunities (POST Website)

Elayne Anderson 

Computer Services  

Law Enforcement Evidence and Property Agency Self Evaluation Guide

Don Shingara

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Law Enforcement Evidence and Property Management Guide

Don Shingara

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Law Enforcement Officers Killed or Assaulted (LEOKA)

Janna Munk 

Training Program Services 

Law Enforcement Records Management Guide

Brad NewMyer

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Learning Domains (Basic Course)

  • Content/Update of Student Workbooks

Cheryl Smith
Mary Brendlen

Basic Training

Learning Domains (Basic Course)

  • Training and Testing Specifications

Cheryl Smith

Basic Training

Letters of Agreement / Reimbursement

Lou Ybarra

Administrative Services 

Library

Marilyn Earhart

Administrative Services

Mailing List Changes

  • Agency / Department Employee Rosters
  • Police Chief
  • Sheriff
  • Training Coordinator

Linda Thach

Administrative Services 

Management Course


Greg Kyritsis

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Management Studies

- Organizational Reviews
- Patrol Workload Studies
- Property and Evidence Reviews
- Shift Schedules and Deployment
- Staffing Patterns Reviews
- Records Systems Reviews

Timothy Davis

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Medical Screening Manual for CA Law Enforcement

Melani Singley
Shelley Spilberg

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Mental Health Training

Janna Munk 

Training Program Services 

Model Respiratory Protection Program for Law Enforcement

Dan Toomey

Training Program Services 

Museum of Tolerance (MOT)

Charles Evans 

Training Program Services 

National Incident Management System (NIMS)

Dan Toomey

Training Program Services

New Agency Entry Into POST Program

Melanie Dunn

Training Delivery and Compliance

Newly Elected Sheriffs Seminar

Greg Kyritsis​

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Notices of Appointment/Termination

  • Completion of
  • Questions about

Maria Goshop 

Computer Services  

Notices of Proposed Regulatory Action

Christy Correa

Administrative Services 

Office of Administrative Law (OAL)

Christy Correa

Administrative Services 

Officer-Involved Shootings

Allen Benitez
Janna Munk

Training Program Services

Oral Interview

Melani Singley

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Oral Interview Question Bank

Melani Singley

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Order Student Workbooks - https://docstore.kinkos.com/post_ca

Mary Brendlen

Basic Training

PC 832 Arrest and Firearms Course

  • Content

Jim Katapodis

Basic Training

PC 832 Arrest and Firearms Course

Phil Caporale 

Basic Training

PC 832 Questions: Probation

Karen Lozito

Training Delivery and Compliance

Peace Officer Basic Academy Physical Training

Ken Krueger

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Peace Officer Selection Standards

Melani Singley

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Personal History Statement
(Questions related to Background Investigations)

Melani Singley

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Physical Ability Testing

Ken Krueger

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Physical Conditioning Manual, Basic Academy

Ken Krueger

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Physical Training: Instructors Course, Basic Academy

Ken Krueger

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Physical Training: Voluntary In-Service

Ken Krueger

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

POST Administrative Manual (PAM)

Christy Correa

Administrative Services

POST Background Tabs

Alycia Edwards

Training Delivery and Compliance

POST Bulletins

Christy Correa

Administrative Services 

POST Contract Management

Elizabeth Finch

Administrative Services 

POST Course Catalog of Certified Courses

Melanie Dunn

Training Delivery and Compliance

POST Guidelines

Dan Toomey

Training Program Services 

POST Learning Portal Course/App/Topic Development

Jan Myyra

Learning Technology Resources

POST Learning Portal Subscriptions

Richard Dunn

Learning Technology Resource

POST Learning Portal Technical Support

1-877-ASK-LTRC

Learning Technology Resources

POST Training Video (DVD) Course/Topic Development

Larry Ellsworth

Learning Technology Resources

POST Training Video (DVD) Technical Support/Distribution

Ron Crook

Learning Technology Resources

POST Website

  • Content
  • Questions

Elayne Anderson 

Computer Services  

Pre-Academy Physical Fitness Standards Project

Ken Krueger

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Pre-Offer Personality Testing

Melani Singley
Shelley Spilberg​

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Problem-Oriented Policing (POP)

Phil Caporale 

Basic Training

Procedural Justice and Police Legitimacy

Charles Evans 

Training Program Services 

Proctor Training, online (Basic Courses)

Jennifer Imlay-Hardesty

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Proctor Training, online (PELLETB)

proctorrequest@post.ca.gov

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Proficiency Certificates:

Charles Evans (AICP) 
Allen Benitez (ICI)

Training Program Services 

Profiles

Anita DeYoung 
Cynthia Ingram

Administrative Services 

Psychological Evaluators: List, Training Requirements (CPE)

Melani Singley

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Psychological Screening

Melani Singley
Shelley Spilberg

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Public Safety Dispatcher Course

Jim Grottkau

Basic Training

Public Safety Dispatcher Instructor Development Course

Rosanna McKinney

Training Program Services

Public Safety Dispatcher Selection Standards

Melani Singley

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Publications / Manuals

Publications Manager

Computer Services 

Racial Profiling

Charles Evans

Training Program Services 

Records Management Course

Don Shingara

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Recruit Training Officer Course

Michael Barnes 
Cheryl Smith 

Basic Training

Region 1 (View Map)

Eddie Freyer

Training Delivery and Compliance

Region 2 (View Map)

Marty Picone

Training Delivery and Compliance

Region 3 (View Map)

Karen Lozito

Training Delivery and Compliance

Region 4 (View Map)

Jeff Dunn

Training Delivery and Compliance

Region 5 (View Map)

Don Lane

Training Delivery and Compliance

Region 6 (View Map)

Regional Consultant
(View Map)

Training Delivery and Compliance

Region 7 (View Map)

Gary Manini

Training Delivery and Compliance

Region 8 (View Map)

Christine Ford

Training Delivery and Compliance

Region 9 (View Map)

Charles Sandoval

Training Delivery and Compliance

Region 10 (View Map) Valna Wilson Training Delivery and Compliance

Regional Police Executives Workshops / Executive Seminars

Brad NewMyer
Greg Kyritsis

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Regional Skills Training Centers (RSTC)

April Crume

Training Program Services 

Regular Basic Course

  • Curriculum Content

Michael Barnes 
Cheryl Smith

Basic Training

Regular Basic Course

  • Modular Format

Jeff Nelson

Basic Training

Report Writing

Bob Holmgren

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Requalification / Three-Year Rule

  • Agencies
  • Exemption to Requalification or Three-Year Break

Luanne Vasquez 

Basic Training

Requalification Course

Phil Caporale 
Luanne Vasquez 

Basic Training

Research of POST Archives

Marilyn Earhart

Administrative Services

Reserve Peace Officer Program (RPOP)

Christine Ford

Training Delivery and Compliance

Rulemaking Files (Related to Office of Administrative Law)

Christy Correa

Administrative Services 

Scenario Workshops

Jim Katapodis
Mary Brendlen

Basic Training

Scenarios: Testing Information Questions

Jennifer Imlay-Hardesty

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

School Police Training / Campus Law Enforcement Course

Jim Grottkau

Basic Training

School-Based Public Safety Program (Career Pipeline Project)


Greg Kyritsis

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Security Agreements (Regular Basic Course, Modular, PC832)

Jennifer Imlay-Hardesty

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Sexual Assault Training Guidelines

Allen Benitez

Training Program Services 

Sherman Block Supervisory Leadership Institute (SBSLI)
- Application
- Certificate
- Graduation
- Questions

Joe Gutierrez
Nani Vang

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Exercise Testing (Arrest and Control, EVOC, Firearms)

Ken Krueger

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) Training

Allen Benitez

Training Program Services 

     

Specialized Investigator Basic Course (SIBC)

  • Content

Jeff Nelson

Basic Training

Specialized Investigator Basic Course (SIBC)

  • Requalification

Phil Caporale 

Basic Training

Specialized Investigator Basic Course (SIBC)

  • Waiver Process

Phil Caporale 

Basic Training

Student Safety

Regional Consultant
(View Map)

Training Delivery and Compliance

Supervisory Course

Andrew Mendonsa

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Supervisory Course Facilitator Training

Andrew Mendonsa

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Tactical Medicine

Dan Toomey

Training Program Services

Tactical Weapons Training and Operations

Don Lane

Training Delivery and Compliance

Team Building Workshop (TBW)

Brad NewMyer

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Test Item Bank, Basic Courses

Diane Hrepich

Windy Kaiser

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Test Ordering, Results, Security Agreements, and General Questions: Entry-Level Law Enforcement Test Battery (PELLETB) and Entry-Level Dispatcher Selection Test Battery

testorders@post.ca.gov

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Testing Management and Assessment System (TMAS)

  • Technical Calls

Linda Sabella 

Computer Services  

Testing Management and Assessment System (TMAS)

Kenya Smith

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Training Administrator Course (TAC)

Charles Sandoval 

Training Delivery and Compliance

Training Manager's Course (TMC) Karen Lozito
Valna Wilson
Training Delivery and Compliance

Training Records (POST Database)

Maria Goshop

Computer Services  

Training Reimbursement Requests (TRRs)

Lou Ybarra

Administrative Services 

Training Simulators: Driving Training

  • Force Options/Firearms Simulator
  • Technology Applications/Skill Facilities

April Crume

Training Program Services 

Tribal Police Liaison

Valna Wilson

Training Delivery and Compliance

Waiver Process - Basic Course (BCW)

  • Basic Course Waiver Test (BCW)
  • Out-of-State

Luanne Vasquez 

Basic Training

Contact Information by Topic

Each POST Bureau has several main functions.  Below is a list of POST functions and the appropriate contact person.

Use keyboard keys 'ctr;' + 'F' to use the find/search feature. 

If you are not able to locate information, please use the search function in the top right corner of the website.  Be sure to use quotation marks to ensure a specific search of an item is found. 

For contact information please view our POST phone list

Click each header to sort the table by topic, contact person or POST bureau. 

Topic Contact Person POST Bureau

Academy Director / Coordinator Workshop

Michael Barnes 
Cheryl Smith 

Basic Training

Agency Compliance Inspections

Regional Consultant
(View Map)

Training Delivery and Compliance

Agency Profiles - TMS

Mariafe ​Guintu

Computer Services 

Agency Three-Year and Six Year Rules

Regional Consultant
(View Map)

Training Delivery and Compliance

Agency/ Department Employee Rosters (P102)

Linda Thach

Administrative Services

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and California Fair Employment and Housing Act

Shelley Spilberg

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Background Investigation Tabs

Download Directly

Training Delivery and Compliance

Background Investigations and Hiring

Regional Consultant
(View Map)

Training Delivery and Compliance

Background Investigations Manual

Melani Singley

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Basic Academy Courses and Modules Regional Consultant
(View Map)
Training Delivery and Compliance

Basic Course Certification Review (BCCR) 

Jeff Nelson
Melissa Bell

Basic Training

Basic Course Consortium

Michael Barnes 
Cheryl Smith 

Basic Training

Basic Course Exemplars

Cheryl Smith
Mary Brendlen

Basic Training

Basic Course Instructional System

Cheryl Smith

Basic Training

Basic Training Academies

Michael Barnes

Basic Training

Becoming a Peace Officer

Michael Barnes

Basic Training

California Academy Directors' Association (CADA)

Michael Barnes

Basic Training

California Public Records Act (CPRA)

Linda Thach

Administrative Services

Certificates (Professional):

By Category:

General Information:

  • Accredited Colleges
  • Signature Cards
  • Training Points

Paul Masterson
Mike McVean
Evalina Olivarria 
Lou Ybarra

Administrative Services

Chief Information Officer (CIO) 

Colin O'Keefe 

Computer Services 

Citizenship Issues

Melani Singley

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Cognitive/Written Tests, Basic Courses

Diane Hrepich

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Command College Abstracts (copies only)

Marilyn Earhart

Administrative Services

Command College
- Application
- Brochure
- Certificate
- Graduation
- Independent Study Project
- Papers, Request for
- Questions
- Reimbursement for Students

Joe Gutierrez

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Community-Oriented Policing (COP)

Charles Evans

Training Program Services

Complaints/Questions
- Law Enforcement Agencies/Academies
- Peace Officers


Regional Consultant
(View Map)

Training Delivery and Compliance

Continuing Professional Training (CPT) and Perishable Skills Program (PSP)

Regional Consultant
(View Map)

Training Delivery and Compliance

Control Agency Documents

Julie McGregor

Computer Services  

Copyright

Marilyn Earhart

Administrative Services

Coroner's Training Liaison

Gary Manini Training Delivery and Compliance

Course Catalog Questions

Melanie Dunn Training Delivery and Compliance

Course Certification Guidelines and Procedures

Regional Consultant
(View Map)

Training Delivery and Compliance

Course Certification Program Regional Consultant
(View Map)
Training Delivery and Compliance

Course Control Numbers for New Courses

Melanie Dunn

Training Delivery and Compliance

Course Curriculum

Regional Consultant
(View Map)

Training Delivery and Compliance

Course Location Questions

Brenda Alli

Training Delivery and Compliance

Course Presentation / Roster Questions

Brenda Alli

Training Delivery and Compliance

Cultural Awareness/Diversity Courses

Charles Evans 

Training Program Services

District Attorney Investigator Liaison

Eddie Freyer ​ Training Delivery and Compliance

Domestic Violence 

Eddie Freyer 

Training Program Services 

Driver Training Study 

Janna Munk 

Training Program Services 

EDI Course Information

Melanie Dunn

Training Delivery and Compliance

EDI Sign-Up Process

Maria Goshop
Mariafe Guintu

Computer Services  

Elder Abuse

Eddie Freyer 

Training Program Services 

Emergency Vehicle Operations Committee (EVOC)

Janna Munk 

Training Program Services 

Employment Data for California Law Enforcement

Linda Thach

Administrative Services 

Entry-Level Dispatcher Selection Test Battery

Ken Boyd

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Entry-Level Law Enforcement Test Battery (PELLETB)

Tammura Brown

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Ethics / Integrity Basic Training

Michael Barnes

Basic Training

Evidence and Property Function Management Course

Don Shingara

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Executive Development Course

Timothy Davis
RC Smith

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Exemplary Peace Officer Training Manual

Michael Barnes

Basic Training

Feasibility Studies, Peace Officer (PC 13540)

Greg Kyritsis

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Field Management Training (FMT) - Ref PAM D-9

Timothy Davis

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Field Training Program / Police Training Program

Jim Grottkau

Basic Training

Field Training Officer (FTO) Course

 Jim Grottkau

Basic Training

Force and Safety

Janna Munk 

Training Program Services 

General Selection and Training Questions

Regional Consultant
(View Map)

Training Delivery and Compliance

Hate Crimes Guidelines, Policy and Training

Charles Evans

Training Program Services 

Hearing and Vision Screening Guidelines

Melani Singley
Shelley Spilberg​

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

High School Graduation - Outside of U.S.

Melani Singley

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Hiring Interview Guidelines

Melani Singley

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Homeland Security

Dan Toomey

Training Program Services

Human Trafficking

Eddie Freyer 

Training Program Services 

Incident Command Systems (ICS)

Dan Toomey

Training Program Services

Information Security Officer (ISO)

Linda Sabella 

Computer Services  

Instructor Certification Program

Charles Evans

Training Program Services 

Instructor Development Institute (IDI)

Charles Evans

Training Program Services 

Instructor Quality Assessment Program

Tamara Baarts

Training Program Services 

Instructor Symposium

Charles Evans 

Training Program Services 

Interrogation Law and Techniques

Eddie Freyer

Training Program Services 

Investigation and Trial Preparation Course

Phil Caporale 

Basic Training

Jail Deputies (JDEP)

Valerie Tanguay Training Delivery and Compliance

Job Analysis (Peace Officer)

Bob Holmgren

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Killing of Peace Officers (Center for Officer Safety Research)

Charles Evans

Training Program Services 

Law Enforcement Employment (Job) Opportunities (POST Website)

Elayne Anderson 

Computer Services  

Law Enforcement Evidence and Property Agency Self Evaluation Guide

Don Shingara

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Law Enforcement Evidence and Property Management Guide

Don Shingara

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Law Enforcement Officers Killed or Assaulted (LEOKA)

Janna Munk 

Training Program Services 

Law Enforcement Records Management Guide

Don Shingara

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Learning Domains (Basic Course)

  • Content/Update of Student Workbooks

Jim Katapodis
Mary Brendlen

Basic Training

Learning Domains (Basic Course)

  • Training and Testing Specifications

Cheryl Smith

Basic Training

Letters of Agreement / Reimbursement

Lou Ybarra

Administrative Services 

Library

Marilyn Earhart

Administrative Services

Mailing List Changes

  • Agency / Department Employee Rosters
  • Police Chief
  • Sheriff
  • Training Coordinator

Linda Thach

Administrative Services 

Management Course


Greg Kyritsis

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Management Studies

- Organizational Reviews
- Patrol Workload Studies
- Property and Evidence Reviews
- Shift Schedules and Deployment
- Staffing Patterns Reviews
- Records Systems Reviews

Timothy Davis

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Medical Screening Manual for CA Law Enforcement

Melani Singley
Shelley Spilberg

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Mental Health Training

Janna Munk 

Training Program Services 

Mid-term and Final Exams, Basic Courses

Diane Hrepich

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Model Respiratory Protection Program for Law Enforcement

Dan Toomey

Training Program Services 

Museum of Tolerance (MOT)

Charles Evans 

Training Program Services 

National Incident Management System (NIMS)

Dan Toomey

Training Program Services

New Agency Entry Into POST Program

Melanie Dunn

Training Delivery and Compliance

Newly Elected Sheriffs Seminar

Brad NewMyer
Greg Kyritsis​

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Notices of Appointment/Termination

  • Completion of
  • Questions about

Maria Goshop 

Computer Services  

Notices of Proposed Regulatory Action

Christy Correa

Administrative Services 

Office of Administrative Law (OAL)

Christy Correa

Administrative Services 

Officer-Involved Shootings

Eddie Freyer
Janna Munk

Training Program Services

Oral Interview

Melani Singley

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Oral Interview Question Bank

Melani Singley

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Order Student Workbooks - https://docstore.kinkos.com/post_ca

Jim Katapodis
Mary Brendlen

Basic Training

PC 832 Arrest and Firearms Course

  • Content

Phil Caporale 

Basic Training

PC 832 Arrest and Firearms Course

Phil Caporale 

Basic Training

PC 832 Questions: Probation

Karen Lozito

Training Delivery and Compliance

Peace Officer Basic Academy Physical Training

Ken Krueger

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Peace Officer Selection Standards

Melani Singley

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Personal History Statement
(Questions related to Background Investigations)

Melani Singley

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Physical Ability Testing

Ken Krueger

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Physical Conditioning Manual, Basic Academy

Ken Krueger

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Physical Training: Instructors Course, Basic Academy

Ken Krueger

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Physical Training: Voluntary In-Service

Ken Krueger

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

POST Administrative Manual (PAM)

Christy Correa

Administrative Services

POST Background Tabs

Alycia Edwards

Training Delivery and Compliance

POST Bulletins

Christy Correa

Administrative Services 

POST Contract Management

Elizabeth Finch

Administrative Services 

POST Course Catalog of Certified Courses

Melanie Dunn

Training Delivery and Compliance

POST Guidelines

Dan Toomey

Training Program Services 

POST Learning Portal Course/App/Topic Development

Jan Myyra

Learning Technology Resources

POST Learning Portal Subscriptions

Richard Dunn

Learning Technology Resource

POST Learning Portal Technical Support

1-877-ASK-LTRC

Learning Technology Resources

POST Training Video (DVD) Course/Topic Development

Larry Ellsworth

Learning Technology Resources

POST Training Video (DVD) Technical Support/Distribution

Ron Crook

Learning Technology Resources

POST Website

  • Content
  • Questions

Elayne Anderson 

Computer Services  

Pre-Academy Physical Fitness Standards Project

Ken Krueger

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Pre-Offer Personality Testing

Melani Singley
Shelley Spilberg​

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Problem-Oriented Policing (POP)

Phil Caporale 

Basic Training

Procedural Justice and Police Legitimacy

Charles Evans 

Training Program Services 

Proctor Training, online (Basic Courses)

Jennifer Imlay-Hardesty

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Proctor Training, online (PELLETB)

proctorrequest@post.ca.gov

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Proficiency Certificates:

Charles Evans (AICP) 
Eddie Freyer (ICI)

Training Program Services 

Profiles

Anita DeYoung 
Cynthia Ingram

Administrative Services 

Psychological Evaluators: List, Training Requirements (CPE)

Melani Singley

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Psychological Screening

Melani Singley
Shelley Spilberg

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Public Safety Dispatcher Course

Jim Grottkau

Basic Training

Public Safety Dispatcher Instructor Development Course

Rosanna McKinney

Training Program Services

Public Safety Dispatcher Selection Standards

Melani Singley

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Publications / Manuals

Publications Manager

Computer Services 

Racial Profiling

Charles Evans

Training Program Services 

Records Management Course

Don Shingara

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Recruit Training Officer Course

Michael Barnes 
Cheryl Smith 

Basic Training

Region 1 (View Map)

Eddie Freyer

Training Delivery and Compliance

Region 10 (View Map)

Valna Wilson

Training Delivery and Compliance

Region 2 (View Map)

Marty Picone

Training Delivery and Compliance

Region 3 (View Map)

Karen Lozito

Training Delivery and Compliance

Region 4 (View Map)

Jeff Dunn

Training Delivery and Compliance

Region 5 (View Map)

Don Lane

Training Delivery and Compliance

Region 6 (View Map)

Valerie Tanguay

Training Delivery and Compliance

Region 7 (View Map)

Gary Manini

Training Delivery and Compliance

Region 8 (View Map)

Christine Ford

Training Delivery and Compliance

Region 9 (View Map)

Charles Sandoval

Training Delivery and Compliance

Regional Police Executives Workshops / Executive Seminars

Brad NewMyer
Greg Kyritsis

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Regional Skills Training Centers (RSTC)

Tamara Baarts

Training Program Services 

Regular Basic Course

  • Curriculum Content

Michael Barnes 
Cheryl Smith

Basic Training

Regular Basic Course

  • Modular Format

Phil Caporale 

Basic Training

Regular Basic Course - Modular Format Testing

Diane Hrepich
Windy Kaiser

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Regular Basic Course (RBC) Testing

Diane Hrepich
Windy Kaiser

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Report Writing

Bob Holmgren

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Requalification / Three-Year Rule

  • Agencies
  • Exemption to Requalification or Three-Year Break

Luanne Vasquez 

Basic Training

Requalification Course

Phil Caporale 
Luanne Vasquez 

Basic Training

Research of POST Archives

Marilyn Earhart

Administrative Services

Reserve Peace Officer Program (RPOP)

Christine Ford

Training Delivery and Compliance

Rulemaking Files (Related to Office of Administrative Law)

Christy Correa

Administrative Services 

Scenario Workshops

Jim Katapodis
Mary Brendlen

Basic Training

Scenarios: Testing Information Questions

Jennifer Imlay-Hardesty

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

School Police Training / Campus Law Enforcement Course

Jim Grottkau

Basic Training

School-Based Public Safety Program (Career Pipeline Project)


Greg Kyritsis

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Security Agreements (Regular Basic Course, Modular, PC832)

Jennifer Imlay-Hardesty

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Sexual Assault Training Guidelines

Eddie Freyer 

Training Program Services 

Sherman Block Supervisory Leadership Institute (SBSLI)
- Application
- Certificate
- Graduation
- Questions

Joe Gutierrez
Nani Vang

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Skills Testing (Arrest and Control, EVOC, Firearms)

Bob Holmgren

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) Training

Eddie Freyer 

Training Program Services 

Specialized Investigations Basic Course (SIBC) Testing

Diane Hrepich

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Specialized Investigator Basic Course (SIBC)

  • Content

Jeff Nelson

Basic Training

Specialized Investigator Basic Course (SIBC)

  • Requalification

Phil Caporale 

Basic Training

Specialized Investigator Basic Course (SIBC)

  • Waiver Process

Phil Caporale 

Basic Training

Student Safety

Regional Consultant
(View Map)

Training Delivery and Compliance

Supervisory Course

RC Smith

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Supervisory Course Facilitator Training

RC Smith

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Tactical Medicine

Dan Toomey

Training Program Services

Tactical Weapons Training and Operations

Don Lane

Training Delivery and Compliance

Team Building Workshop (TBW)

Brad NewMyer

Management Counseling, Leadership Development

Test Item Bank, Basic Course

Diane Hrepich

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Test Ordering, Results, Security Agreements, and General Questions: Entry-Level Law Enforcement Test Battery (PELLETB) and Entry-Level Dispatcher Selection Test Battery

testorders@post.ca.gov

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Testing Management and Assessment System (TMAS)

  • Technical Calls

Linda Sabella 

Computer Services  

Testing Management and Assessment System (TMAS)

Kenya Smith

Standards, Evaluation, and Research

Training Administrator Course (TAC)

Charles Sandoval 

Training Delivery and Compliance

Training Manager's Course (TMC) Karen Lozito
Valna Wilson
Training Delivery and Compliance

Training Records (POST Database)

Maria Goshop

Computer Services  

Training Reimbursement Requests (TRRs)

Lou Ybarra

Administrative Services 

Training Simulators: Driving Training

  • Force Options/Firearms Simulator
  • Technology Applications/Skill Facilities

Tamara Baarts 

Training Program Services 

Tribal Police Liaison

Valna Wilson

Training Delivery and Compliance

Waiver Process - Basic Course (BCW)

  • Basic Course Waiver Exam (BCWE)
  • Out-of-State

Luanne Vasquez 

Basic Training