Juvenile Probation Officer Basic Training

Topics Covered:

  • Role of Probation Officer
  • Law Enforcement Processing
  • Juvenile Probation Historical Perspective
  • Preliminary Investigation &
  • Recommendation
  • Code of Ethics, Disciplinary &
  • Revocation Proceedings
  • Introduction to Juvenile Law
  • Legal Liabilities
  • Abuse, Exploitation &
  • Neglect
  • Officer Safety &
  • Mechanical Restraints / Transportation
  • Cultural Diversity
  • Interagency Collaboration/MOU &
  • Accessing Local Programs and Services
  • Case Planning &
  • Management
  • MAYSI – 2
  • Recognizing and Supervising Youth with Mental Health Issues
  • Adolescent Suicide Prevention
  • Placement Procedures
  • Wellness
  • Courtroom Proceedings &
  • Presentation

Who Should Attend:

  • Community Corrections

Training Hours: 40


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May 31 (04:30 pm) - Jun 05, 2009 (01:00 pm)



Location Information:

Nueces County Juvenile Probation
2310 Gollihar
Corpus Christi, TX 78415

Hotel Information: *

Comfort Suites Corpus Christi
538 South Padre Island Drive
Corpus Christi, TX 78405

Juvenile Probation Officer Basic is a forty (40) hour workshop for the new probation officer (1 day to 1 year). Participants will experience simulations, role plays, and group practices. They will also receive information covering the duties of probation officers without regard to specialization. The training includes topics required by the Texas Juvenile Probation Commission.

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

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.