The course equips jailers and guards with the knowledge and understanding of inmate processing, maintaining order in the jail, and invoking disciplinary measures when necessary. In addition, a jailer may also perform cell searches for drugs and other contraband, inspect the facililty for cleanliness, and stand guard during exercise periods. It will provide jailers and guards with knowledge of emergency procedures, mental health and first aid, defensive tactics and use of force, ethics and legal issues, investigations, and personal development. The course will also incorporate the classes required to meet Tennessee POST requirements.
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||8 Months|
135 International Blvd
Clarksville, TN 37040