The Correctional Management Institute of Texas (CMIT) is teaming up with the Texas Jail Association to deliver advanced certification classes to detention officers who want to progress in their careers at sites across the state.
The program begins this winter with a suicide detection and prevention class, a state-mandated course needed for Intermediate level certification. The eight-hour course, taught by local trainers, provides the basics of suicide prevention in correctional settings. CMIT also hopes to deliver other mandated training courses in the future.. . .Read more