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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
  • 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
  • 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: Inmate Manipulation

    Hello, I am an ex correction officer from Georgia and MIchigan. My pastor has put me in charge of forming our correctional outreach ministry. We are in the infant stages of forming the ministry and I am looking for training material to train our future volunteers on inmate manipulation and similiar...
    Posted to Correctional Trainers (Forum) by kenneth.varney on Fri, Oct 10 2008
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