The Golden West College Criminal Justice Training Center is deeply committed to the
College's mission, "Student Success."
With an emphasis on student-centered instruction and problem-based learning, it is the
Center's top priority to provide educational, vocational and technical training that will lead
to a transfer to a university, specialized employment or career enhancement in the criminal
The Center is committed to train peace officers and support personnel in the underlying
philosophy of Community Oriented Policing, emphasizing principles ofleadership, ethics,
professional values, partnership development, problem-solving skills, tactical proficiency
The Center is dedicated to the success of all students so that they may demonstrate the
critical skills necessary to prepare them to work cooperatively in the multifaceted
communities they serve.