Promotional Preparation – Bakersfield

January 25, 2019   |   Bakersfield, CA

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CSU Bakersfield Student Union
9001 Stockdale Highway
Bakersfield, CA 93311

Class Hours

8:00am-12:00pm   Oral Interview Dynamics
12:00pm-1:30pm   Lunch
1:30pm-3:30pm     Command Staff Panel / Q&A Session

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Course Description

Are YOU ready for promotion? Come join CPOA and Captain Andy Borrello, Ret. (Author of Police Promotion Super Course) for a presentation of Oral Interview Dynamics covering great tips, techniques, and A-game preparation for the promotional oral interview (all ranks welcome).


Andy Borrello

Andrew Borrello is a retired Police Captain and served with the San Gabriel Police Department for over 27 years. Andy is a certified California POST Master Instructor and graduate of Command College. He has been presenting law enforcement training in multiple subjects for over twenty years and specializes in career development, career advancement/promotion, and the promotional oral interview. Andy is the book author of the Police Promotion Super Course and his published articles have included topics such as leadership, management, career development, promotional testing, community policing, risk management, and ethics. Captain Borrello has served as a consultant DBA, POLICE PROMOTE and has taught thousands of law enforcement professionals through one-on-one consultations/coaching, seminars, keynote addresses, and large presentations for agencies and professional associations. Andy’s curriculum is unique in the industry, intense, and fun and it’s based on tangible simplicity, effectiveness, and real-world application.


Assistant Chief Evan Demestihas, Bakersfield Police Department
Captain Mike Hale, Bakersfield Police Department
Chief Michael Salvador, Coalinga Police Department

Who Should Attend:

Are YOU ready to promote? If you answered YES, you’ll need to take this course.

Fees and Registration:

$20/Members, $50/Non-members

The easiest way to register a group of individuals is using our online system. To choose group registration, click the registration link at the top of this page. Login to our system or create an account. Then, on the registration page, click the second blue button indicating group registration for your agency. On the following screen, click the green button that says “Register an Attendee” and search for attendees you wish to register. Follow the prompts to complete the registration process.

Cancellation Policy:

There will be no refund for cancellations received 15 days or less prior to the start date of the course. Refunds will not be given for no-shows.

Substitution Policy:

CPOA encourages you to make a substitution if a student cannot attend the course; substitutions will be accepted prior to the course in writing and on-site.

*Registration Policy:

CPOA will not register anyone for a class unless payment has been received in full. If you are not able to provide payment with registration you may provide a credit card to hold the seat. However, all students must be paid in full 10 days prior to the class. If payment is not received and a card has been given to hold the seat, it will be charged.