Laurel County Correctional Center's 1st Annual Citizens Training Academy set to begin September 4th, 5th, and 7th.
Laurel County residents will soon have the opportunity to train and experience first hand the daily tasks involved in being a Correctional officer.
As a participant of this 3 day course Citizens will experience an accelerated version of the same training that each Laurel County Correctional Officer receives during their six week academy. Designed to give a first hand look at one of the most difficult jobs in the justice system this 3 day course will feature classroom training in use of force, cell checks, use of restraints, officer liability, medical issues, and many other job related courses. Additionally participants will work alongside our officers and assist in performing vital daily tasks.
The program will consist of 3 four hour courses on Monday September 4, Tuesday September 5, and then concluded with a final day on Thursday September 7th. The day course will begin at noon each day and conclude at 4 p.m. with the evening course starting at 5 p.m. Till 9 p.m. each evening.
Interested parties can pick up a registration form at the jail or go to www.laurelcountycorrections.com under the employment tab. All applications must be submitted by Friday August 25th for review. Approved applicants will be notified by letter prior to August 30th. Any questions can be answered by contacting Jailer Mosley at 606-878-9431