Staff Safety Training for Trainers / Recertification Program

Topics Covered:

  • Realities of the Threat: How probation officers are injured/killed and statistics
  • Strategies for Survival: Mental conditioning and mental awareness, color code of awareness
  • Use of Force Continuum
  • Dealing with Aggressive Behavior
  • Office Safety
  • Field Safety
  • National Response Control Tactics

Who Should Attend:

  • Community Corrections
  • Support Staff
  • Community Supervision Officers
  • Juvenile Probation Officers
  • Administrative Staff

[ Agenda ]


Oct 24 (08:00 am) - 28, 2011 (05:00 am)



Location Information:

George J. Beto Criminal Justice Center

Connected to the University Hotel

Hotel Information: *

University Hotel
1610 Bobby K Marks
Huntsville, TX  77341


This training is for probation officers as well as administrative staff who are interested in becoming a certified Staff Safety Instructor.  The class will be spilt into two groups with the new participants in class Monday-Friday and the participants needing recertification in class from Wednesday-Friday. 

CMIT is aware of the budget challenges everyone is facing, as we are too.  We would like a definate commitment from your department if you are interested in attending.

Please note the more participants we have register, the cheaper the class will be.  The $350 is the high end of the estimate.

For more information, contact:
Amanda Wood, Division Director
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) 294-1227

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.