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Alabama Basic Corrections (ABC) Academy – Live Training (Session #1)
May 8 @ 8:00 am - May 10 @ 5:00 pm$130
Recognizing the need to provide legal-based, quality training for line level staff throughout the state of Alabama, Alabama Jail Administrators’ Council (AJAC) and National Institute for Jail Operations (NIJO) developed the Alabama Basic Corrections Academy. ABC Academy offers 72 hours of training combining online (pre-requisite) training with live training taught by some of the top experts in corrections.
There are two live sessions being offered this year. Session #1 of the live portion of the ABC Academy, will take place May 8-10, 2023, in Pell City, AL, and will offer 37 credit hours of legal-based training developed by AJAC in partnership with NIJO.
Topics covered include:
- Use of Force (22 Hours)
Handcuffing, inmate searches
Taser and Chemical Aerosol
Use and Application of Restraints
Use of Force
- Decision Management (11 Hours)
First Aid / CPR
Gender Responsive Issues
Survival Mindset / Hostage Response
Staff Offender Relations
Managing Mentally Ill Population
- Communication Skills (4 Hours)
* Attendees must complete the online training sessions prior to attending the live session.