Conferences

2023 Jail Medical and Legal Issues Training

The 2023 KSA Jail Medical and Legal Issues Training will be held on May 9th and 10th, 2023 at the Kansas Star Event Center, 777 Kansas Star Drive, Mulvane, KS  67110.  The first day of the training will be on Jail Medical Issues will be sponsored by Spark Training and the second day of training on Jail Legal Issues will be sponsored by NIJO (National Institute for Jail Operations). Lunch will be provided each day with Spark Training on day one and Crown Correctional Telephone/Sterling Commissary on day two.

The Conference Flyer and online Attendee Registration are not quite ready to post yet, but once they are ready, we will update the website.

The Room Block at the Hampton Inn in Mulvane is now open.  The room rate is $99 per night plus tax and the cut off date for the room block is 4/23/2023.  The Hotel phone number is 316-524-3777 and the reference code is "JML".  You can book your room by clicking on the link below. 

Hampton Inn Room Block 2023 KSA Jail Medical and Legal Issues Training


Mark Your Calendar!

Mark Your Calendar for the 2023 KSA Fall Training Conference and Vendor Exhibit Day. The event will be held on November 7th, 8th and 9th, 2023 at the Kansas Star Event Center in Mulvane, Kansas (10 miles south of Wichita, Kansas on I-35) with the Vendor Exhibit Day on Wednesday November 8th, 2023.

Additional Information will be posted later and online Vendor Registration will be open around June 1st, 2023.


KANSAS JAIL TRAINING ACADEMY

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

Click here to learn more about KJTA sessions.

KJTA 2021 only $500

KJTA is a hands-on, group-oriented training academy taught by trained NIJO instructors. Training is focused on a variety of critical topics and issues founded on case law specific to Kansas jails. KJTA includes complete testing for individual knowledge and comprehension.

SEATING IS LIMITED!
Register Today

GET CERTIFIED
KJTA curriculum has been approved for up to 30 credit hours towards all levels of NIJO Professional Certification:

Availalbe Certifications

National Certified Corrections Supervisor
(70 hours)
$285/person

National Certified Corrections Supervisor
(115 hours)
$395/person

National Certified Corrections Officer
(40 hours)
$145/person

* Cost of certification is separate from KJTA tuition and is the responsibility of each individual/agency.

Download Printable Flyer, all information listed above.


The Kansas Sheriff's Association in partnership with National Institute for Jail Operations presents:

Kansas Supervisory Training

The Kansas Jail Training Academy (KJTA) continues to operate successfully for basic training for corrections officers, however, many agencies have expressed the need to offer corresponding legal-based training specifically designed for supervisors. With input from the KSA Jail Committee, the National Institute for Jail Operations (NIJO) has designed a curriculum in 8 core supervisory areas. Attendees are encouraged to come learn, apply and share these essential skills.

2.5 days (20 CEU's) of legal-based jail training for all jail personnel with supervisory duties and responsibilities

Each session consists of 2.5 days (20 hours) of legal-based training. Tuition cost includes training, lodging and meals.

SUPERVISORY ROLES

  • Responsibilities, duties and interaction with line staff and command staff.
  • Staff discipline and confronting negative behavior.

SCHEDULING MANAGEMENT

  • Basic scheduling rules and considerations.

DOCUMENTATION

  • Report writing, critical incidents and accident/injury reporting.

LEADERSHIP

  • Leadership Skills, managing amidst change
  • Time management

OPERATIONAL ISSUES

  • Inmate, staff, vendor and volunteer management

DE-ESCALATION FOR SUPERVISORS

  • Decision-making for first-line supervisors
  • Intervening with inmates (gen pop and special/PC pop)

INTERPERSONAL SKILLS

  • Verbal, non-verbal, and written communication

RISK MANAGEMENT

  • Conducting self-audits, preparing for external inspections

TRAINING LOCATION:
Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center
1109 S. Hornet Road, Hutchinson KS

TWO SESSIONS AVAILABLE IN 2023!
March 27-29 & March 29-31

ONLY $500 PER PERSON -- Includes Training, Lodging & Meals

All curriculum has been approved for up to 20 credit hours towards NCCS and NCCE levels of NIJO Professional Certification.

REGISTER TODAY! Kansas Supervisory Training

Downloadable/Printable Flyer, all information as listed above.