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  • PREA Courses

    Greetings Everyone, We are working on an update to the PREA 1st Responders Course and I would like to ask a couple of questions of you: 1) How and when do your staff take the NIC on-line courses ?? 2) If you have challenges with the functionality of these courses, what are they ?? Thanks very much for...
    Posted to Correctional Trainers (Forum) by Lorie Brisbin on Tue, Oct 9 2018
  • Re: Prison Volunteer Training

    Hi Tina, Below is a link to a resourse list with vidoes on inmate manipulation and volunteer training. Information on Staff-Inmate Boundaries and Inmate Manipulation
    Posted to Correctional Trainers (Forum) by Elizabeth on Tue, Oct 18 2016
  • 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
  • USDWA Conference July 2015

    Minnesota is busily planning the 70 th Annual United States Deputy Wardens Conference for July 12th-16 th in Bloomington. The conference is at the Minneapolis Airport Marriott which is right next to the Mall of America. We will have more than 20 training sessions on timely topics such as: · Crisis...
    Posted to Correctional Trainers (Forum) by Mary McComb on Fri, Apr 24 2015
  • Slides on Security Checks

    Good Morning All- I'm looking for PowerPoint Presentations used for security checks. Any contributions would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Liz
    Posted to Correctional Trainers (Forum) by Liz Craig on Mon, Jul 14 2014
  • 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
  • Enroll Now in NIC's 5 Remaining FY2012 VILT Courses!

    Enroll Now for One or More of NIC's Virtual Instructor Led Training Courses! Registration is now open in the NIC Learning Center ( ) for our 5 remaining FY2012 Virtual Instructor Led (VILT) offerings (see full descriptions below)! To enroll in any VILT, log onto http://nic.learn...
    Posted to Correctional Trainers (Forum) by Leslie LeMaster on Mon, Jul 30 2012
  • 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
  • Safely Handling Unknown Substances

    Does anyone have a task sheet or policy on handling unknown substances: Example, during the search of an inmate's property during booking, powder found in an envelope. Need something along the lines of Universal/Standard precautions. 1. Don't touch it; 2. Don't put your nose in it; 3. Do...
    Posted to Correctional Trainers (Forum) by Deanna Axland on Wed, Nov 9 2011
  • Staff Rfresher Training on PREA (Prison Rape Elimination Act)

    We are working on yearly PREA staff refresher training. What do you do in this area and can you share your training? I have posted this question to the National PREA REsourse Workgroup also.
    Posted to Correctional Trainers (Forum) by Kila Jager on Fri, Oct 21 2011
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