Duties of Correctional Officers
Duties of Correctional Officers


Duties of a Correctional Officer

Correctional officers are viewed as the backbone of corrections, managing inmates 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and maintaining a safe and secure environment for both staff and inmates. Fulfilling their roles successfully is vital to the effective operation of the facility. This course examines the correctional officer's role in maintaining safety and security, supervising inmates, classifying inmates, and communicating with staff.
ACA Hours: 9