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Corrections Division Training

The Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office Corrections Division Training Department is located at the Public Safety Complex, 1825 West Willow, Scott, La. The mission of the Corrections Training Department is to provide orientation, yearly in-service and other job specific training to all Corrections Division personnel in accordance with all established laws, orders, policies and accreditation standards.

Working with the other training entities at the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office, the Corrections Training Department holds four New Hire Orientations, three POST Basic Correctional Officer Trainings and specialized quarterly training for current Corrections Employees each year. The Lafayette Parish Corrections Department Employees are among the best trained in the state. The Corrections Training Department is accredited by the American Corrections Association (ACA). It is only one of a handful of jail operations to have ACA Corrections Training accreditation.


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