Course Dates:                     POST Control Number:

 Radar   08/24/15 - 08/26/15               5590-23300-15-001

              03/07/16 - 03/09/16               5590-23300-15-002


 Lidar     08/27/15                              5590-23320-15-001

               03/10/16                             5590-23320-15-002 

  • Times: 8:00a.m. – 5:00p.m.  

  • POST Plan IV 

  • Fee: $220.00 
RADAR          and                $102.00 LIDAR
  • Payable to: The Office of the Sheriff, Contra Costa County LETC


Radar is a 24 hour course that will train and certify law enforcement officers in the proper use of radar. The students will be qualified in speed estimation and will be provided with the expertise to properly testify in court.

Attendees are encouraged to bring their own radar devices.


LIDAR is an 8 hour course that teaches students the basic principles of laser speed measurement in traffic enforcement. Class includes Radar review and history, fundamental principles, characteristics and behaviors of LIDAR, target identification and factors affecting LIDAR use, Case Law, Operating procedures and LIDAR components and Court room testimony.

Attendees are encouraged to bring their own LIDAR devices.


Course Location: Concord Crowne Plaza Hotel, 45 John Glenn Drive,
Concord, Ca. 94520 (Modular Trailer)

To Register Call: (925) 427-8230
or dowload the  In-Service Registration Form and fax it to: (925) 427-8497

Room reservations:  click here to reserve a hotel room  Sheriff Contra Costa