Education and Training Materials


The Grass Valley Police Department utilizes the Lexipol platform. “Lexipol’s Daily Training Bulletins use a proven system of solid, realistic, ongoing and verifiable training to help personnel learn to apply policies and improve their ability to make well-reasoned decisions. These brief, scenario-based lessons provide a convenient way to enhance your members’ policy understanding. Each Daily Training Bulletin takes just a few minutes to complete and includes a test question to measure comprehension.”

Field Training Program Manual
CSO Training Program Manual

Commission of Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST): Peace Officers Standards and Training (POST) The Grass Valley Police Department exceeds the standards set forth by both the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) and the academy. Here is a compiled list of courses completed by current Officers. 

GVPD POST Course List 

In addition to the above training, the Grass Valley Police Department also do conducts training through vendor programs using copyrighted materials.  Copyright materials are not subject to disclosure under California Government Code section 6254(k).  

Policy, Procedures and Training are subject to updates based on changes in State or Federal laws and/or best practices. As changes occur, the updated document(s) will be posted on our webpage.  Draft Policy, Procedures and Training updates are subject to extensive review prior to adoption.  While in draft form, the information is not available for review.