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Basic Jail Officer training

Western Technical College



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Western Technical College

Course Description

This 200-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. The Academy is certified by the WI Law Enforcement Standards Board. All curriculum presented meets or exceeds the required standards of the Training & Standards Board (T&S). This training is funded by WI T&S Bureau for qualified students who are employed as jail officers with a law enforcement agency in WI.

Training Site Location

Western's Public Safety Training Center

11177 Cty Rd A
Sparta, WI 54656
United States

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Class Times: Monday thru Friday, 8:00am-4:30pm
Class Dates: Nov 1-19 and Nov 29-Dec 10, 2021 (NO CLASSES Nov 20-Nov 28)

Geographical Location


Contact Melissa Elliott to Register
(608) 789-4747