Please click here to email us if you have any general questions.

See sample Course Catalog here:

Please select your session on the form below. You are eligible to volunteer if you attended PEP Orientation on either January 23, 2022 or Aug. 29, 2021. The Fall session will run from February 21-April 16, 2022.

Volunteer Registration Instructions:

1) Consent Form: Submission of Registration Form below indicates approval of PEP's Consent Form here.


2) Register: Complete the form below to select the day/time/course/facility where you would like to volunteer. 

3) Prep Sessions: You will be required to attend a Prep Session remotely on Sunday, February 6 at 2:00 p.m. Pacific.  

4) Background: You do not need to submit a resume and you do not need to have a specific educational or professional background to volunteer for PEP. You do not need to submit references and there is no formal interview process. The CDCR runs a clearance check on all volunteers--this clearance, along with the form below--is the only info needed to qualify as a volunteer.

Please click here to email us if you have any questions. 


COVID-19 Update: The CDCR and other facilities continue to deal with challenges related to COVID-19. Both in-person classes and remote classes subject to cancellation or change on short notice. Thank you for your flexibility.  

In-person volunteers are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and are required to show proof of a negative TB test within the past 6 months. No exceptions.