WEST SACRAMENTO – Yosemite High School graduate and Coarsegold resident Clayton Guillemin has successfully completed the 28 week cadet-training course at the California Highway Patrol (CHP) Academy.
He has been assigned to duty at the CHP’s Ukiah Area office.
Officer Guillemin is a 2010 graduate of Yosemite High School in Oakhurst, Calif. He also studied communications at Fresno City College in Fresno, Calif.
Cadet training for Officer Guillemin started with nobility in policing, leadership, professionalism and ethics, and cultural diversity, and included mental illness response and crisis intervention techniques.
Training over the 28 weeks covered vehicle patrol, accident investigation, first aid, and capture-and-arrest of suspected violators, including those who drive under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
Officer Guillemin also received training in traffic control, report writing, recovery of stolen vehicles, assisting the motoring public, issuing citations, emergency scene management, and knowledge of various codes including the Vehicle Code, Penal Code, and Health and Safety Code.
Congratulations Officer Guillemin!
The mission of the California Highway Patrol is to provide the highest level of Safety, Service, and Security.