Start Date: 5/4/2020 8:00 AM EDT
End Date: 5/6/2020 5:00 PM EDT
Venue Name: Sheriff's Admin Building, Room 180
American Jail Association
Sponsor: Pinellas County Sheriff's Office
Objective Jail Classification and Beyond
Hosted by: Pinellas County Sheriff's Office
Instructors: Major Amanda Lambert and Major Sam Davis
This workshop provides participants with best business practices that are supported through research, evidence and case law in implementing an objective jail classification process. The workshop
will begin with a basic overview of the fundamentals of OJC and will advance into housing plans for special populations, needs assessments, reclassification of offenders, disciplinary infractions, keep separates, gangs, protective custody, programming, re-entry and sustainability of an implemented Objective Jail Classification process. The workshop
will guide participants in the development of policies, procedures and data collection relevant to classification, reclassification and housing plans.The workshop
will identify stakeholders that can provide funding, leadership, training and programs to support a progressive approach to mitigating risk. Attendees will be provided a case study to classify, house, re-classify, and provide programs and re-entry services during this 3-day workshop
At the end of this course, participants will:
Who Should Attend?
- Understand the correlation between identifying risk and need with reducing liability
- Identify valid criteria to assess risk
- Understand the components of an Inmate Behavior Management process
- Correlate the need of data collecting relevant to an inmate housing plan
- Develop an action plan through an agency self-evaluation
Jail administrators, sheriffs, training personnel, security staff and staff with classification and early release responsibilities.
*basic understanding of Objective Jail Classification*
Tuiton: $445 Members $495 Non-Members
Sheriff's Administration Building, Room 180
10750 Ulmerton Road
Largo, FL 33778
Attendees are responsible for all transportation, hotel accommodations, meals, etc.
A minimum number of participants are needed to hold our workshop. You may cancel up to five business days prior to the Professional Development workshop . No refunds will be given for cancellations received five or less business days before the class. All cancellations are subject to a $50 service fee. Your cancellation must be received in writing via fax or e-mail. Substitutions are acceptable. "No Shows" will be charged at the applicable rate. It is strongly recommened that participants DO NOT purchase airline tickets without first contacting AJA to confirm program availability. Workshops begin at 8:00 AM and usually go until 4:00 PM (unless otherwise noted).