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


BELOW 100 Training & BELOW 100 Train the Trainer

The Below 100 Program is designed to drastically reduce law enforcement Line of Duty Deaths (LODD's). The Below 100 program specifically addresses the operational areas of law enforcement that contribute to the greatest number of LODD's, but are in large part preventable.

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Dates of Training: 5-2-2017

Registration: Contact Dawn Jurik at (989) 686-9176 - Email: dawnjurik@delta.edu

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 @ http://www.tactical-training.com/courses/registration.htm

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: traincj@msu.edu

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 www.DeWolfFTO.com

Firearms Instructor

This class is an instructor level course and not designed for the average user. With both classroom and range exercises, successful completion of the MCOLES certified program will give the student the skill required of a firearms instructor. On the first day of class students will be required to pass the MCOLES proficiency standards in both the handgun and shotgun. This course will be sent to you when you register for the class. Certificate good for three years. Those who do not pass this qualification will not be allowed to complete the course.

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Dates of Training: 5-8-2017 to 5-12-2017

Registration: 586-498-4050 - Email: cjtc@macomb.edu

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: bryanprice@dickinsoncountymi.gov

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: 5-22-2017 to 5-25-2017

Registration: 586-498-4050

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: dsmith@benzieco.net

PPCT GAGE & SKD Instructor Recertification

This 3-day course of instruction will cover Instructor Level Ground Avoidance Ground Escape (GAGE) and Spontaneous Knife Defense (SKD). All officers will be trained in Threat Pattern Recognition, how to avoid being taken to the ground and how to effectively escape if they are grounded. Course Topics: Use of Force Human Factors, Instructor Development and Training Protocols, HFRG (PPCT) Control Principles, Ground Avoidance Ground Escape Techniques, Principles of Edge Weapon Assaults, Vital Edge Weapon Targets, HFRG Spontaneous Knife Defense System. REQUIRED: Participants need to bring their manual to the course.

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Dates of Training: 04-17-2017 to 04-21-2017

Registration: For information contact Dawn Jurik at (989) 686-9176 - Email: dawnjurik@delta.edu

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: cjtc@macomb.edu

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