Corrections Deputy Training Curricula Listing

Corrections Deputy Recruits go through vigorous training as part of their curricula at the Training Academy. They are trained in many types of situations they may encounter as a corrections deputy in the Shelby County Jail. The basic recruit class consists of 10 weeks of training per session. Officers also go through a 40 hour In-Service refresher training annually.

  • Direct Supervision
  • Pressure Point Control Tactics
  • Chemical Agents
  • Blood Borne Pathogens
  • Transportation
  • Hostage Survival
  • Jail Emergencies
  • Effective Court Room Testimony
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Fit Force Physical Fitness
  • Special Needs Inmates
  • Gang Identification
  • Restraints
  • US Constitution
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Searches Cell/Personal
  • Use Of Force
  • Cultural Diversity
  • CPR
  • Verbal Judo
  • Stress Management/Anger Management
  • Team Building
  • Work Place Violence
  • Non Violent Crisis Intervention