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Inmate Health Care: Basic Medical

LET315 - 6.00 Hours

Schedule

  • LS  LET315  57
    $40.00

Description

Jail staffers encounter an array of inmates every day with different personalities and mental health issues. This course provides the basic psychiatric foundation, including how to recognize psychiatric disorders, gathering information regarding psychiatric illness, and how to handle suicidal behavior and prevent suicide in the jail setting.

This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements Course #52002.

Prerequisite

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Requirements

  • The mandatory completion/duration period for this eCourse is 45 days from the registration.
  • To complete this course you are required to have a computer with internet access.

Equipment

  • Broadband internet connection
  • Current browser
  • Recommended: Mozilla Firefox 30 or higher, Google Chrome 37 or higher
  • Alternatives: Internet Explorer 10 or higher, Safari 7 or higher
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader 10 or higher
  • Adobe Flash 11 or higher

Topics

Texas Jail Standard Commission rules+Medical guidelines for jail staff+Vital signs+Diseases+Specialized medical issues

Audience

  • Personnel in a jail or holding cell facility
  • Candidates for Texas county jail staffing responsible for oversight and control of inmates in a jail or holding cell facility

Education Credits

    Contact Information

    Law Enforcement and Security Training
    Phone: (979) 845-6677 | Tollfree: (800) 423-8433

    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 law@teex.tamu.edu
    • If paying by purchase order or check please fill out the required registration form and send to law@teex.tamu.edu or fax to (979) 862-2788.

    Refund Policy

    • Refunds are not available for eLearning courses, nor may the course be transferred from one customer to another.

    Resources

    Payment Options
    • Credit Card - Complete online registration or call (979) 845-6677
    • Purchase Order - Complete registration form and send to law@teex.tamu.edu or fax to (979) 862-2788
    • Check - Complete registration form and mail to: TEEX - LAW, P.O. Box 40006, College Station, TX 77842

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