How to Purchase Recruit Training Time

How to Purchase Recruit Training Time

If you are interested in purchasing the time spent in the fire drill tower or police academy, you’ll need to first create an estimate. Let’s get started!

Important: In order to access your information, you must first register to the MyLAFPP member portal. Please refer to the MyLAFPP Helpdesk on how to register and other helpful self-service “How-to’s.”

Log in to MyLAFPP. Enter your username and password, then click Log In.

Important: Usernames and Passwords are case sensitive


Click on the ”+” symbol next to Benefits & Calculators, then Click on Get a PSP/Buyback Estimate/Application










New Calculation
  • Click Basic Training Purchase Estimate
  • Enter the parameters that apply. Then click Submit

Estimate Generated

View your estimate by scrolling down. Estimates can also be printed or downloaded. Click on the printer icon to print or download by clicking the arrow pointing down with horizontal line. Icons can be found on the upper right of the page.

Ready to Purchase
  • Click Start My Purchase
  • Add your phone number and how you would like to purchase your buyback
    • Lump sum
    • Payroll deduction
    • Direct rollover/ transfer from the City’s Deferred Compensation Plan or another eligible retirement plan
  • Click Submit

Important: Our representatives will call you to set an appointment. For questions, contact the Active Member Services Section at (844) 88-LAFPP ext. 93140 or (213) 279-3140.

Contact Us

If you require further assistance please contact the Active Member Services Section at (213) 279-3155 or (844) 885-2377 ext. 93140, Monday-Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (PDT), excluding weekends and City Holidays.