Additional Training Opportunities

The listing of training opportunities is a service provided by the MSCTC. The Council accepts no responsibility for content or trainers of the classes listed. In order for the training listed to be credited as in-service training for local corrections officers, the training must comply with the requirements listed on this website under In-Service Training.

Summary of Training Opportunities

Correctional Emergency Response Team

A specialized three-day CERT Instructor Certification Course designed and developed for veteran correctional officers. Participants will be fully capable and certified to properly instruct/train/certify other personnel for CERT, OC Weapon Systems, High Risk Inmate Transport and tactical planning.

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Dates of Training: 8-14-2017 to 8-16-2017

Registration: Register @

Corrections School of Staff and Command

The School of Criminal Justice is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 Michigan State University Corrections School of Staff and Command.

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Dates of Training: 10 Week Program Beginning 09-11-2017

Registration: For more information or an application, please call 517-355-2197 - Email:

Corrections Training Officer

The Corrections Training and Evaluating Program is an extension of the law enforcement selection process. It combines pre-field training with objective evaluations to ensure that the standards of a competent corrections officer are met. This is a 40 – hour course designed for experienced corrections officers to learn the “new job/task” of becoming a Corrections Training Officer – CTO

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Dates of Training: 6-5-2017 to 6-9-2017

Registration: (248) 828 - 8055 or

Instructor Development

This 32 hour training program is designed provide basic and advanced instructional techniques, as well as forms a solid base for New and Experienced Instructors enhancing the abilities to: Speak in Public Forums Organize Classes Use PowerPoint and other forms of media for instruction Enhance the appearance of their presentations Learn to work as the only primary instructor or in unison with other instructors

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Dates of Training: 7-24-2017 to 7-26-2017

Registration: Lt. Bryan Price at 906 774 6270 - Email:

Legal Update for Corrections

Key topics include: Use of force differences between pretrial detainees and sentenced inmates. Inmate rights and the court decision that changed how Corrections Deputies deal with pretrial detainees during a conflict. Juvenile Detention in adult facilities.

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Dates of Training: 6-26-2017

Registration: Lt. Smith @ 231-882-4484-235 - Email:

Sabre OC Instructor

This 1-day (8 hour) Instructor level certification program focuses on the Deploying, Handling, and Documenting the use of Chemical Aerosols. Medical issues and legal liability will be addressed. This course will enhance the instructor’s development in the use and training of aerosols tactics and will help protect departments from costly litigation issues that could arise from the use of aerosol projectors

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Dates of Training: 7-25-2017

Registration: (800) 325-9568 - Email:

Subject Control Tactics Instructor

This 40-hour instructor’s course is a fast-paced course designed to teach the future instructor how to effectively run in-service training for defensive tactics. Students will be given the materials needed to conduct a course tailored to their department’s needs. This program is MCOLES approved for use of 302 funding and follows the guidelines set forth in the MCOLES Basic Academy Modules. This course is approved by the MSCTC for Corrections Academy and Corrections In-service Training.

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Dates of Training: 6-12-2017 to 6-16-2017

Registration: 586-498-4050 - Email:

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