Please feel free to attend one of our meetings if you are interested in becoming a member of the Central Coast Chapter. The training topics and any changes in location will be posted as far in advance as possible.


In Person Meetings:

Meeting Place: Pea Soup Andersen's Valley Room 51 E. Hwy 246 Buellton, CA

Meeting Time: 10:30 A.M.

Meeting Fee: $25.00 Active Members $30.00 Non-Members $20.00 Retired Members (Includes Training, Handouts, Drink & Lunch).


Virtual Meetings:

Meeting Place: Zoom

Meeting Time: 10:00 A.M.

Meeting Fee: $0.00


Dates  Location Training Presenter
Feb. 10, 2022 VIRTUAL Oxnard PD Workplace Wellness
April 14, 2022  ZOOM or Lompoc City Hall
Microsoft Word - Essential Tips Software Solutions Team
June 21, 2022  Santa Maria Inn
Public Records Act - Leg. Update Christine Wood, BBK Law

July 27, 2022

Webinar ONLY

No Meeting

1.  webinar on the T and U Visas:  An Overview of the T Visa, U Visa, and VAWA Self-Petition | USCIS  

2. Training References: Questions and Answers: T visa / U visa and VAWA for law enforcement & other certifying officials (

3. Slide deck:  Examining the role of law enforcement & other agencies for T, U, and VAWA petitions (

August 11, 2022   Rap Sheets DOJ
October 3-7, 2022  TBD Annual Seminar CLEARS
October 13, 2022   CLETS Audits DOJ
October 25-26, 2022 Evidence Management Training FLYER  
December 14, 2022  

Legislative Update     FLYER

Joe Surges


Previous trainings have included Subpoenas, Leadership Development, Background Checks and Microsoft Office Suite.

If you have an idea for CLEARS training topics or are interested in presenting at a future meeting, please contact Elizabeth Castillo via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..