Course Details

Course TitleCal HR PSP Training - CHP Academy Observation
Date Varies
ProviderCalHR Psychological Screening Program
Credit Hours7
Instructor(s)Jo Danti, Ph.D. with Chief Omar Watson and Sgt. Brent Carter
Method of InstructionOther
Approving AgencyCPA
Course Syllabus MAY 2016 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS.docx

Course Description

This course will provide participants with the opportunity to observe aspects of the training and duties of a CHP Cadet. Instructors from the CHP will discuss the demands of a CHP officer and the personality characteristics, as outlined in the POST Psychological Dimensions, that are most suitable for this position. Subject matter experts, including instructors, trainers, and management of the California HIghway Patrol Academy will provide information and answer questions regarding the nature of the academy as well as the role of pre-employment screening evaluations in the selection process.

Course Objectives

Evaluate high-risk law enforcement (LE) candidates.Identify POST Psychological Dimensions. Select suitable LE candidates. Analyze the demands of LE.