Courses designed to train individuals to work successfully and effectively in a correctional setting are available through the TEEX Corrections Academy. Providing affordable blended learning experiences for aspiring and advancing correctional officers, classes include physical skills training and self-paced online learning. Training provides the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively carry out duties and maintain control within a jail environment including basic self-defense and inmate handling techniques. Other course topics include interpersonal communications in the correctional setting, inmate rights and privileges, use of force, suicide detection and prevention, inmate health, and objective jail classification. Texas peace officers can acquire basic jail certification through the Basic County Corrections course, which meets the training requirements of the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement and provides preparation for the state-licensing exam. Higher-level courses provide more advanced, in-depth training.

Certificate Programs

Corrections Response Team Instructor
Master Defensive Tactics Instructor


Corrections


Funding Options DHS/FEMA Veterans Benefits GSA
Delivery Types Online Face-to-Face Blended
Course Number Title Description Funding Option Delivery Type Division
LET305 Basic County Corrections Quick View Course Description

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LET306 Basic County Corrections Physical Skills Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET307 Basic County Corrections Physical Skills TtT Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET309 Basic Jail Certification for Texas Peace Officers Quick View Course Description

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Course Number Title Description Funding Option Delivery Type Division
LET223 Active Attack Emergency Communications Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET622 Defensive Tactics for Corrections Personnel Instructor Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET652 Defensive Tactics Instructor Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET670 Cell Extraction and Insertion Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET671 Cell Extraction and Insertion Instructor Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET672 Riot Control in a Correctional Setting Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET673 Riot Control in a Correctional Setting Instructor Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET705 Reality Based Training Instructor Quick View Course Description

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Course Number Title Description Funding Option Delivery Type Division
LET221 Active Attack Event Response Leadership Quick View Course Description

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LET222 Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events Instructor Quick View Course Description

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LET223 Active Attack Emergency Communications Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET720 Court Security Officer Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE

Course Number Title Description Funding Option Delivery Type Division
LET622 Defensive Tactics for Corrections Personnel Instructor Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET652 Defensive Tactics Instructor Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET654 Intermediate Defensive Tactics Instructor Quick View Course Description

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LET658 Advanced Defensive Tactics Instructor Quick View Course Description

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Course Number Title Description Funding Option Delivery Type Division
LET300 Inmate Rights and Privileges Quick View Course Description

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LET301 Suicide Detection and Prevention in Jails Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET302 Use of Force in a Jail Setting Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET303 Interpersonal Communications in the Correctional Setting Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET314 Spanish for Corrections Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE

Course Number Title Description Funding Option Delivery Type Division
LET315 Inmate Health Care: Basic Medical Quick View Course Description

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LET316 Inmate Health Care: Advanced Medical Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET317 Inmate Health Care: Basic Psychiatric Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE

Course Number Title Description Funding Option Delivery Type Division
LET299 Basic County Corrections Physical Skills Train the Trainer Scheduling Requirem Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET310 Municipal Jailer Course Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET320 Objective Jail Classification Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET580 Field Training Officer Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET581 Field Training Officer (Online) Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET584 First Line Supervisor (Online) Quick View Course Description

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LET585 First Line Supervisor Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET712 Inmate Sexual Assault Prevention – PREA Training Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE
LET720 Court Security Officer Quick View Course Description

ILEPSE

The ‘get in the driver’s seat’ style of instruction works well in this course.

— Demining
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