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  • Correctional Officer Training Academy - Training Curriculum

    I am looking for states that have a great balance of security practices and mental health/thinking for a change training curriculum for pre-service security training for correctional officers and parole agents. If anyone could share Basic Training Schedules so I could do a comparison or visit your training...
    Posted to Correctional Trainers (Forum) by Carolyn Gurski on Wed, Apr 27 2016
  • Disaster / Fire Drills

    Does anyone have any scenarios that they would be willing to share? We have a smoke machine, but I want to branch out from just a simple fire and victim recovery. I would like to throw some curves at my shift commanders during the drills. Looking for scenarios, casualty cards, scenario changing cards...
    Posted to Correctional Trainers (Forum) by Lt. Dan OBrien on Tue, Sep 22 2015
  • Updating Leadership Development Program

    We are looking to update our leadership development program. We are interested in any updated lesson plans, PowerPoint’s, CBT, etc for all levels of leadership . We are also looking for best practices along with activities to compliment the training session. Any ideas, thoughts, or advice will...
    Posted to Correctional Trainers (Forum) by Michelle Romes on Wed, Sep 11 2013
  • Free Courses

    Use this link to get to eLearning Industry's post about free courses in online education and elearning----- http://elearningindustry.com/free-certificate-of-completion-courses-in-online-education-and-elearning?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+ElearningIndustry+%28eLearning...
    Posted to Correctional Trainers (Forum) by Amanda Hall on Mon, Mar 18 2013
  • Cyber Security

    NICIC is looking for curricula or training modules/handouts and agency policies around social networking from the point of view of those incarcerated or on supervision, as well as staff. Please let me/us know if you have any information you can share. Inquiring agencies and their training directors want...
    Posted to Correctional Trainers (Forum) by Liz Craig on Tue, Nov 15 2011
  • Critical Incident Practice Drills

    Howdy all. Looking for some direction in conducting Critical Incident drills. Some Topics I am looking for are: Suicide Intervention Medical Emergency Lock Failure Power Failure Terrorist Threat/Attack Escape Drills Hostage Situation Bomb Threat Natural Disaster Mass Arrest Inmate Disturbance...
    Posted to Correctional Trainers (Forum) by Dave Baker on Mon, Sep 27 2010
  • Firearms Training Requirements

    I am just looking for some comparitive information on Firearm Certifications for other state agencies. Please post answers to the following questions: 1. How many students does your agency run through firearms training (initial & recertification) a year? 2. How do you determine who participates in...
    Posted to Correctional Trainers (Forum) by Jeremy Bryant on Thu, Sep 2 2010
  • Re: Content Development Handbook

    By far the best book on curriculum design that I've ever used is Mastering the Instructional Design Process, A Systematic Approach by William Rothwell and H.C.Kazanas (ISBN 0-7879-6052-7). While some may think it's a little too in-depth, I’ve found it to be spot-on when it comes to designing...
    Posted to Correctional Trainers (Forum) by Ed Yahnig on Thu, Feb 18 2010
  • Mandatory policy & procedure training-annual

    Do any of you train annually on policy & procedure? Or do you just give out the new updates and have staff sign for them? If you do train annually-what format? How long is the training? Thanks!
    Posted to Correctional Trainers (Forum) by TKeehn on Tue, Sep 29 2009
  • Re: In-service training schedules

    I don't know if you are still working on this, but we developed an In-Service Training Module similar to what Hillsborough Co. FL was doing. We currently have 59 training modules that are simply a 3 inch notebook that contains for instance: a video or sometimes 3 videos, a lesson plan, a student...
    Posted to Correctional Trainers (Forum) by Mark Stevens on Tue, Sep 8 2009
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