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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


The Sacramento Sheriff's Department passing T-Score is 42 or higher.

Outside T-Scores will be accepted for the Sacramento Sheriff’s Department Academy:
For the Deputy Sheriff Recruit position, you must have taken the PELLETB within 1 year of the application date. For the Non-Affiliate Recruit position, you must have taken the PELLETB within 2 years of the Academy start date. Email your outside T-Score to recruiting@sacsheriff.com

For information and registration for FREE PELLETB Workshops and Webinars, go to http://policetesttutors.com/freeresources/

We are currently recruiting for the November 2017 Intensive Format Academy

The BOG Waiver and GI Bill are accepted.

Deputy Sheriff Recruit applications are being accepted through the “Employment Opportunities” link.


To start the application process please register at the link below 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.

Upcoming Testing:

  • TBD

Register for the PELLETB (T-Score) exam online

The next Physical Abilities Test (PAT) is scheduled for August 27, 2017. Practice Sessions have been scheduled for:.

  • August 16, 2017 2:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M
  • August 19, 2017 9:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M
  • August 23, 2017 2:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M
  • August 25, 2017 9:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M

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