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POST EVO Range 2024 Scheduling Information

Posted on: November 2nd, 2023

POST is now accepting scheduling requests for use of the EVO range in 2024.**FOR AGENCY USE ONLY** POST has updated the procedures for the use of the EVO Range. You must acknowledge the procedures before your reservation will be accepted.Click here to access the online form. To access the EVO Request Form, please use the […]

2024 POST Basic Training Slot Reservation Information

Posted on: September 28th, 2023

POST is now accepting reservations for 2024 Basic Training. **FOR AGENCY USE ONLY** To access the Reservation Form, please use the link: A Google form will need to be filled out for each cadet your agency will be sending to POST.  The forms will come in date and time stamped and the cadet names will […]

POST is Hiring Instructors

Posted on: October 11th, 2022

Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) is looking to expand our instructor corps. We are hiring additional adjunct instructors for:• Defensive Tactics – currently certified• Training Scenario Evaluators• Training Scenario Role Players (non-sworn welcome)• Firearms- currently certified• Subject Matter Experts in: o Gangs o CIT o Mental Health Response o Investigations o Report Writing If […]

Utah Peace Officer Standards and Training Certification of Non-United States Citizens

Posted on: July 8th, 2021

The Utah Peace Officer Standards and Training (“POST”) is committed to following all federal and state laws governing the certification of peace officer applicants, for both U.S. citizens and non-citizens alike.Senate Bill 102 and Senate Bill 1004, Peace Officer Training Qualifications Amendments, 2021, amended Utah Code Ann. § 53-6-203 to allow an individual to be […]

Join us for our next POST Council Meeting

Posted on: July 7th, 2021

Next POST Council Meeting – Tuesday, January 9, 2024 Time: 10:00am MST  Location: POST HQ, Sandy, Utah If you wish for an agenda item to be considered before the POST Council, you must contact POST at at least 48 hours prior to the meeting. The live streamed event via Zoom will begin 15 minutes […]

POST Recommended Workout Program Information

Posted on: April 9th, 2020

Due to the ever changing COVID-19 landscape, and strongly encouraged social distancing practices, POST has developed a physical fitness plan to keep you feeling good and ready for the demands of our chosen profession. These exercises are designed to build muscular endurance and strength while increasing flexibility. Additionally, these exercises do not require a gym […]

Utah Rules of Evidence – Admissibility of Eyewitness Testimony Online Training

Posted on: October 31st, 2019

Course Description: The Utah Supreme Court has approved a new rule to be added to the Utah Rules of Evidence. The rule is effective November 1, 2019 and covers the criteria for admitting eyewitness identifications into evidence in a trial. The rule allows the Judge to exclude the eye witnesses ID unless certain conditions are […]

Utah Department of Corrections Operation & Function of AP&P training

Posted on: July 18th, 2019

The Utah Department of Corrections (Corrections) has prepared a training presentation for all Utah law enforcement agencies regarding the operation and function of Adult Probation and Parole (AP&P), as well as contact information for AP&P leadership and 24/7 on-duty AP&P staff. The Department has made the training available through the POST ACADIS Portal for those […]

.05 DUI Law & SFST Update 2018 Training Now Available Online

Posted on: December 11th, 2018

This brief training covers Utah’s new .05 BAC law. Also included in this training is the Standardized Field Sobriety Testing update and refresher. This training is provided by the Utah Highway Patrol and produced by Utah Peace Officer Standards and Training. To register for this course – Log into your POST Portal Account at- you […]

Law Enforcement Interaction with the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Training

Posted on: September 28th, 2017

Utah Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) has identified some valuable training to assist Law Enforcement officers as they respond to various challenges within Utah’s communities. Utah POST attempts to identify local and national trends to share with the officers it serves. The training video outlines some of the communication challenges that may arise as […]