NSA Jail Correspondence Programs

professional designation to jail officers, supervisors, administrators and sheriffs

Jail Officer’s Correspondence Training ProgramJail Officer's Training Manual  

Members $125.00/Non-member $150

The Jail Officer’s Training Program is a correspondence course designed to fulfill the basic training needs of jail officers. It can also be used as an in-class basic training program. The course includes a manual consisting of 30 chapters covering all areas of a jail officer’s responsibilities, chapter and comprehensive final examinations, and a certificate upon successful completion.


First/Second Line Supervisor’s Correspondence Training Program   

First and Second Line Supervisors Training ProgramMembers $125.00/Non-member $150

This newly revised 4th edition correspondence program will help new or potential jail supervisors become better leaders in today’s correctional environment by teaching the duties and responsibilities required of an effective line supervisor. Through independent study, participants learn how to motivate subordinates, safeguard the security of the facility, and protect themselves and their subordinates from vicarious liability suits.



For more information or to order hard copies of the Jail Correspondence Training Programs, please call  (800) 424-7827.