The Basics of Correctional Leadership
(One-hour session/two hour session includes role-playing exercises)
During this session, participants will discuss the fifteen basic components of correctional leadership allowing them to share first-hand knowledge and experiences that have may have helped them perfect these skills or helped them learn from their mistakes. In addition, the participants will visualize and begin to understand how this list of basic components is directly related to nearly 100 sound uses of correctional judgment they directly and indirectly come in contact with while performing their day-to-day responsibilities. By recognizing the correlation between their ability to consistently demonstration strong correctional leadership skills and their ability to successfully and safely manage inmates will not only significantly improve the participants’ performance, but it can also increase their on-the-job morale.