Local Detention Academy One

Criminal Justice System (CJS)
Course Designator
Academic Dean
Dean of Business and Professional Studies
Last Offered
Official Course Description

This course is designed to prepare Correctional Officers Training Students for employment at a local corrections (County Sheriff) facility. This course is one of three academic courses required to satisfy the Michigan Department of Corrections Local Detention Academy of 160 hours of total training. This course includes the following training academy modules and hours: Correctional Law (16 hours), Report Writing (8 hours), Interpersonal Communications (16 hours), Workplace Harassment (2 hours), Stress Management (4 hours), Cultural Diversity (4 hours).

Upcoming Offerings

Below is a list of the planned CJS.231 course sections for this semester and near future. The seat availability shown below is not updated in real time and may be out of date. Please keep in mind that course sections may be cancelled, changed, or otherwise altered before the course section start date.