As prisons face an influx of Spanish-speaking inmates, it's essential for corrections officers to be able to communicate and comprehend phrases specific to their profession. Spanish for Corrections features Spanish phrases and commands plus Spanish "Alert Words" which may signal danger in the Spanish-speaking prison population. From basic procedures, communicating rules and prison terminology, to collecting information and controlling day-to-day situations, this highly specialized course helps corrections officers assure their safety and the safety of all involved.
To receive a certificate, you must complete the following: Spend 15 hours online (the program automatically tracks your time) and complete the online course assessments.
**This course is not appropriate for minors. Some subject matter and Alert Words include translations of vulgar language intended only for state and local public safety professions. For complete course details, please visit the Language Authority web site.
$119 for 6 months of unlimited access.
The University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education is pleased to offer this course in partnership with Language Authority. To register, please visit the Language Authority web site.