Basic Jail Officer Academy

Basic Jail Officer Academy

Training Notice


February 1, 2021 - March 5, 2021

WITC Superior

Course # 24915 & 24917

Catalog number: 30-504-316 & 30-504-317

Course Description:

 This 200-hour Academy is specifically designed for officers who are employed by a Correctional Department. Upon completion of this training, each participant will: Know the state law and administration code provisions governing county jail operations, the basic constitutional rights of prisoners, as established by Federal Courts, and basic guidelines regarding effective correctional practices and procedures in many agents of jail operations. The Academy is certified by the WI Law Enforcement Standards Board. All curriculum presented meets or exceeds the required standards of the Training & Standards Board (T&S). This training is funded by WI T&S Bureau for qualified students who are employed as jail officers with a law enforcement agency in WI.

Important - please note:
By enrolling in classes, you agree to be responsible for the payment of related tuition and fees according to the college payment policy. Should you choose not to attend a class, you will need to drop it prior to the day it begins to avoid any charges. Any drops that occur on or after the first day of class will result in tuition charges to your account. Failure to pay your tuition bill can result is suspension of registration and records access, collection agency action and additional collection fees added to your balance.


WITC is an equal opportunity employer/educator functioning under the affirmative action plan. The Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or other applicable legislated categories, in its services, employment programs, and/or its educational programs and activities, including but not limited to admissions, treatment, and access. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies: Amanda Gohde, Director, Human Resources, Equal Opportunity/Access & Affirmative Action Officer, Administrative Office, 505 Pine Ridge Drive, Shell Lake WI 54871, 715.468.2815 ext. 2240, TTY 711, Email Amanda Gohde. Program information or assistance regarding requests for reasonable accommodation under the Americans With Disabilities Act can be obtained from the College Affirmative Action Office.



Conference Center
600 North 21st Street
Superior, WI 54880

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Contact Information

Jennifer Ruid

800.243.9482, ext. 5488

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Course Fee: $940

To pre-register, complete registration form in link below, and (pick one method):

  • Email: Fill in information, save file, attach to email and send to Jennifer Ruid
  • More Admission Forms are required



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