As a Deputy Sheriff Law Enforcement Cadet, you will attend
an intensive 26-week training program with the San Diego County
Sheriff's Regional Law Enforcement Academy, tuition and other
fees are paid by the San Diego County Sheriff's Department.
Students attend classroom lectures and participate in technical
skills training including:
- Defensive Tactics
- Emergency Vehicle Operations
- Physical Fitness
Click here to view a sample
curriclum and schedule.
Law Enforcement Academy classes are typically held Monday
through Friday, 0700 to 1530. Classes may require some nights
The San Diego Regional Law Enforcement Academy is located
at the San Diego Regional Public Safety Training Institute
(SDRPSTI) on the campus of Miramar College.
As a Law Enforcement Academy Cadet you will receive a starting
salary of $20.39 per hour equivalent to $42,411 per year.
You will also receive benefits.
The Law Enforcement Academy is not a live-in academy and
therefore housing is not provided.
**For more information about the San Diego Regional Law Enforcement
Academy, visit their website at: