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The Detention Skills Mini-Academy is designed to provide interactive and hand-on skills training to Colorado detentions officers. It supplements the CSOC Knowledge Factor on-line Detention Academy but can be taken as a stand-alone class by both new and experienced detention staff.
The content of each day is as follows:
The instructors for the week are drawn from facilities across the state and have many years of experience in the field.
Students are selected based on proximity to the training site, with preference given to rural detentions staff. POST Certification is NOT required for this course.
The 5-day course begins each day at 0800.
Limited to 20 officers, subject to room size at the host facility.
The class is funded through a grant from Colorado POST. Although it is free to individual students, POST has committed a substantial amount of funds to bring this class to this area. If you cannot attend, please use the disenroll link on your confirmation email to withdraw at least 5 business days before the start date of the class to allow others to attend.