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Corrections Recruit Academy 


September 23 - October 18, 2013
February 3 - 28, 2014
September 22 - October 17, 2014
March 2 - 27, 2015

Length: 160 Hours
Time: Varies
Cost: Wisconsin Training & Standards Bureau funded
Location: Fox Valley Technical College, Appleton

To Register, click here.

Training Limited To:
Participants must be employed by a Sheriff’s Department and the department(s) will register the officer(s)
Training Objectives:
This 160 hour Academy is specifically designed for officers who are employed by a Correctional department. 

Upon completion of this training, each participant will:
Know the state law and administration code provisions governing county jail operations, the basic constitutional rights of prisoners, as established by Federal Courts, and basic guidelines regarding effective correctional practices and procedures in many agents of jail operations.

Training Topics:

  • Introduction to Corrections
  • Maintain Jail Security
  • Principles of Subject Control
  • Jail Security Techniques
  • Hostage Response
  • Correctional Professional Communication Skills
  • Admit/Release Inmates
  • Supervision and Behavior Control of Inmates
  • Supervise "Special" Inmates/Crisis Intervention
  • Report Writing
  • Correctional Law
  • Health Care
  • Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Fire Safety
  • Ethics and Ethical Decision Making
  • Application:  Scenarios/Simulations


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   Jessica Heimann

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   7/19/2013 1:42:54 PM