As a Deputy Sheriff Detentions/Courts Cadet, you will attend a 16-week training program with the department’s Detentions/Courts Academy. This academy is recognized for offering the most demanding, comprehensive, and extensive Corrections Officer core training in the State of California.
The Detentions/Courts Academy is held at the Miramar Regional Training Facility at Miramar College.
Detentions/Courts Academy Cadets receive the starting salary in effect at the time of hire. You will also receive benefits.
The Detentions/Courts Academy is not a live-in academy and therefore housing is not provided.
The curriculum covers all required Board of Corrections subjects in addition to the following training:
Click here to view a sample curriculum and schedule.