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Sheriff's Training Academy
1000 River Walk Way
Carmichael, CA 95608

Public hours of operation:
8:00am - 5:00pm
Monday - Thursday


We have completed the PELLETB Testing and the Physical Ability Test for the Non-Affiliated – Intensive Format Academy tentatively scheduled to start in March 2015.

We have a Non-Affiliated Extended Format Academy tentatively scheduled to start on August 8, 2015 and a Non-Affiliated Intensive Format Academy tentatively scheduled to start on October 27, 2015.

Outside T-Scores will be accepted for the Sacramento Sheriff’s Department Academy. The T-Score must be less than 1 year old at the start of the Academy and be a score of 45 or higher.

A Payment Plan is offered and the GI Bill is accepted. Grants are available through American River College.

The following PELLETB examinations have been scheduled:

  • February 15, 2015 (cut-off date February 3, 2015)
  • March 15, 2015 (cut-off date March 3, 2015)
  • March 29, 2015 (cut-off date March 23, 2015)

To start the application process please register at the below link to take the PELLETB (T-Score). Those who register will be emailed additional information regarding the testing approximately 7 days prior to the test date.

A Physical Ability Test will be offered in the Spring. Once practice sessions have been scheduled, the dates and times will be posted

Register for the PELLETB (T-Score) exam and Physical Ability Test online

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