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July 23, 2007
How To Be An Effective Field Training Officer: National Institute of Corrections
Course Start Date:
First Day Start Time:
Course End Date:
Nomination Due Date:
Executive-level administrators, deputy administrators, supervisors, managers, Field Training Officers in jails, prisons, and community corrections agencies.
Intermediate Outcome - Better trained new Officers will be equipped to assume their duties as Officers with a higher level of field training. Additionally, competent Field Training Officers can provide remedial training for veteran officers who are experiencing difficulties in various areas such as new technology or new policies. The Field Training Officers will be comfortable teaching one on one with senior officers.
Ultimate Outcome - A more efficiently run department as these new and experienced Officers take Probation Professionalism to a higher level. This will lead to a more productive and efficiently run department.
Standards for Successful Completion:
· Actively participate in class activities
· Complete all class assignments
· Attend entire course
All meals (breakfast, lunch, and/or dinner) will be provided at the Academy and will not be reimbursed regardless of the lodging status. Contact your Training Coordinator for lodging availability.
DOC employees are to dress in accordance with Policy 4.1.1, Section 53. Non-DOC employees should wear professional attire as determined by their local agency.
Northeast Region, National Institute of Corrections & DOC Training Academy
Sgt. Matthew Scaife & NIC Instructors
Director Jill Fluck
Each applicant must submit an Individual Application Form (Attached) and send with the Registration. Mail, Email (firstname.lastname@example.org), or Fax to Attention: Academic Services - Course Registration. Please use the Academy Registration Form to register nominees. If a special accommodation is needed due to a disability, please note on registration form. For more information contact the Program Coordinator.
cc: Director Fluck Ms. Kishbaugh Sgt. Scaife Mr. Holland Ms. Collins Sgt. Schafer Sgt. Gibbons Wardens File: 0701
(This form may be duplicated.)
To apply, complete and sign this form and mail or fax to Kelli Kishbaugh, 1451 North Market Street, Elizabethtown, PA 17022 or fax 717-367-5858. Each item of this application must be completed to be given consideration. Applications must be received by ____8/17/2007____. Applicants accepted will receive confirmation and additional information about the seminar.
1. Training program title: _____________________________
2. Training program number: _________________________
3. For multiple program offerings, I cannot attend on the following date(s):
4. Name: Mr. _____ Ms. _____ Mrs. _____
5. Social Security No.
Note: Disclosure of your Social Security Number is voluntary. NIC collects Social Security Numbers as an identifier for records of training participants. Executive Order No. 9397.
6. Title Yrs. in position
8. Mailing address
9. City 10. County
11. State 12. Zip code
13. Telephone ( ) Fax ( )
15. Primary area of corrections (check one):
____1. Adult jail
____2. Adult community corrections
____3. Adult prison
____4. Other (explain):
16. Type of agency (check one):
____1. Federal - Bureau of Prisons
____2. Federal - Uniformed Services
____3. Federal - Other
____7. U.S. commonwealth or territory
17. Agency/institution information:
Total number of agency staff
Number of staff you supervise
18. Training program for team participation? If yes:
____a) each team member must complete an application,
____ b) each team member’s individual supplementary information attached,
____c) list team members below, and
____d) send all applications together.
List team members below:
19. I agree to fully participate in this program.
I am working with a group of staff at the NYC Department of Correction on a Facility Base Training Program that incorperates Field Training Officers. I am interested in the FTO training program noted in the subject. Any additional information you can share regarding it would be great.
My contact information is:
Mark Hughes, Warden
NYC Department of Correction
This is a course that was developed in Maine. I recommend contacting Eric Hyatt. His contact info is: