Study corrections officer technology at JCC
With the Corrections Officer Technology certificate from Jamestown Community College, you’ll develop and reinforce your skills as a corrections officer in detention centers and correctional facilities, ensuring the safety and welfare of inmates and your team as you conduct searches, disarm confrontation, and secure facilities.
The Corrections Officer Technology certificate is an inservice training program. In order to be enrolled in the core requirements of the certificate program and those that incorporate the training program of the New York State Department of Criminal Justice Services, students must be sworn corrections officers employed with a local correctional facility. For the application process, check your county’s civil service requirements.
2020 median pay for correctional officers and bailiffs: $47,440/year according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
JCC partners with the Chautauqua and Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s offices as part of this certificate.
- Inmate direct supervision and classification
- Substance abuse
- Mental health and illness
- Jails and prisons
- Federal penitentiaries
- Detention centers
- Federal Bureau of Prisons
CRI 1350: Corrections Academy
CRI 1440: Inmate Direct Supervision
CRI 1310: Corrections Practicum
ENG 1510: English Composition or
ENG 1530: English Composition II
PSY 1510: General Psychology or
SOC 1510: Introduction to Sociology
Mathematics and Sciences Elective
CRI 1430: Inmate Classification