Basic Jail Administrator Training

Topics Covered:

  • Human Resource Issues
  • Legal Issues
  • Fiscal Issues
  • Your Duties as a Jail Administrator
  • Professionalism and Ethics
  • Staff Training
  • Supervisory Skills
  • Wellness
  • Conducting Effective Meetings and Dealing With the Media
  • Practical Psychology
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • The Planning Process

Who Should Attend:

  • Jail/Prison

Training Hours: 45

[ Brochure ]

[ Nomination Form ]


Jun 13 (04:00 pm) - 18, 2010 (03:00 pm)



Location Information:

George J. Beto Criminal Justice Center
816 17th Street
Huntsville, TX 77340
Phone: 936-294-1668


Hotel Information: *

University Hotel - SHSU
1610 Bobby K. Marks Drive
Huntsville, TX 77340
Phone: 936-291-2151

To participate in this program, the individual will have been in the position of Jail Administrator for less than 2 years. He or she must also be nominated by the sheriff. Only 36 individuals can be selected for this program.

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.