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Batterer's Intervention Program Enrollment FAQs

How long is the program?

52 weeks as described in Penal Code section 1203.097.

How much does it cost?

  • $75 for assessment,
  • $35 a class,
  • $50 for exit interview.

Where are the classes?

The classes are located throughout the County in Grover Beach, SLO, Atascadero, and Paso Robles.   

If you fail to attend classes, you will be returned to Court for a probation violation hearing. You may be arrested and await Court action while detained in the County Jail.  Consequences that the Court can impose include additional treatment classes, jail time or prison (for those convicted of a felony).

How do I enroll?

You are to enroll by attending an orientation meeting held at the Probation Department, 1730 Bishop St., San Luis Obispo, every Thursday at 10:45 a.m.   Please call 805-781-5300 to sign up for a specific date or you can just show at the Probation Department on a Thursday.  You are to register for orientation within two weeks of your court date.