Juvenile Probation Officer Basic Training

Topics Covered:

  • Role of the Probation Officer
  • Texas Family Code and related Laws
  • Legal Liabilities
  • Code of Ethics
  • Trauma Informed Care
  • Recognizing and Supervising Youth with Mental Health Issues
  • Suicide Prevention and Intervention
  • Identifying and Reporting ANE/PREA
  • Risk and Needs Assessment
  • Adolescent Development Behavior
  • Cultural Equity
  • Gender and Sexuality
  • Officer Safety, Mechanical Restraints and Transportation
  • Customized Case Design
  • Courtroom Proceedings and Presentation

Who Should Attend:

Limited to Texas Criminal Justice Professionals
  • Community Corrections
  • Newly hired Juvenile Probation Officers

Training Hours: 40.5



Oct 14 (04:00 pm) - 19, 2018 (02:00 pm)



Location Information:

The training will be in Dallas, Texas. A physical address will be provided as soon as possible.

Hotel Information: *


This course is designed to cover the mandatory topics required for certification as a new Juvenile Probation Officer.

For more information, contact:
Elizabeth Klawinsky, Program Specialist
Correctional Management Institute of Texas
George J. Beto Criminal Justice Building
Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, TX 77341-2296
Fax: (936) 294-1671
Phone: (936) 294-1639

Cancellation Policy: Full refunds will be given to those who cancel in writing more than ten (10) working days prior to the training. A refund of 70% of the fees paid will be authorized when a written request for refund of conference or program fees is submitted less than ten (10) working days prior to the scheduled start of the program. The Correctional Management Institute of Texas reserves the right to retain or collect fees in full for those who fail to cancel prior to the training or for those who fail to attend. Substitutions are permitted at anytime.

* Unless otherwise noted, hotel arrangements are the responsibility of the participant.