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Inmate Rights and Privileges

LET300  - 16.00 Hours

Online Class Details

Class Number



LS LET300 82 $50.00 full participant rate 180 Days from Registration Date   login enroll now


It is vital for county corrections officers to understand their responsibilities regarding the rights and privileges of inmates in their care, custody, and control. This course will provide officers with an understanding of their proper constitutional duties and is one of the Intermediate Core Courses required by Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) rules to receive intermediate certification as a county corrections officer.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements Course #3502.


There are no prerequisites for this class


  • Correctional law
  • First amendment guarantees for inmates
  • Summary of constitutional rights
  • The eighth amendment
  • The fifth amendment
  • The fourteenth amendment
  • The fourth amendment


  • Texas county and municipal jail staff responsible for inmate oversight and control within a jail facility


  • The mandatory completion/duration period for this eCourse is six months from the registration


  • 56K modem internet connection
  • Current browser (i.e., Internet Explorer 6 or higher, Firefox 2.0 or higher, Safari 2 or higher)
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader 7 or higher
  • Adobe Flash or higher


  • Broadband Internet Connection

Education Credits

16.00 Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)

1.60 CEU

Contact Information

Law Enforcement

Phone: (979) 845-6677 | Toll-Free: (800) 423-8433 | Fax: (979) 862-2788

Other Information

  • After registering online for this course, you will receive an email with instructions for getting started. If you do not receive a confirmation within one hour, please contact us at (979) 845-6677 or publicsafety@teex.tamu.edu
  • If paying by purchase order or check please fill out the required registration form and send to publicsafety@teex.tamu.edu or fax to (979) 862-2788.

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