PLS JAIL PRO 
ONLINE TRAINING

Online training for jailers, jail supervisors, and correctional officers.

PLS Jail Pro online reality-based training is designed to strengthen the ability of jailers, jail supervisors, and correctional officers to make effective decisions.

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BENEFITS OF PLS JAIL PRO

PLS Online Jail Pro Lessons are Designed to:

  • Reduce the number of civil lawsuits by inmates and the size of settlements against jailers, jail supervisors, correctional officers, and counties.

 

  • Reinforce jailer, jail supervisor, and correctional officer classroom training and supplement agency specific practices.

  • Help jailers, jail supervisors, and correctional officers develop a sufficient understanding of the most current and relevant court rulings about jail operations so they can align their future conduct to conform with those decisions.

  • Build the competence, confidence, and skills of jailers, jail supervisors, and correctional officers to manage the most challenging situations

  • Promote the retention of the most competent and motivated jailers, jail supervisors, and correctional officers by feeding their inherent desire to develop professional pride in how they do their jobs.

  • Strengthen jailer and correctional officer critical thinking skills by generating dialogue, debate, and discussion with their peers and supervisors about how they would have handled specific aspects of a Target Case.

  • Demonstrate which specific actions, policies, and practices at a jail create the most liability exposure.

  • Build respect and understanding for the law.

ONLINE JAIL TRAINING TOPICS

PLS Jail Pro online training will examine actual court cases where jailers, jail supervisors, and correctional officers were sued for:

  • Opening “Legal” Mail

  • Failing to Prevent a Suicide

  • Pepper Spraying an Inmate

  • Tasing an Inmate

  • Failing to Provide Non-Pork Meals

  • Subjecting Inmates to Unsanitary Conditions

  • Failing to Provide Inmates with Necessities to Live

  • Not Complying with ADA and Needs of Wheelchair-Bound Inmate

  •  Failing to Address an Inmate’s Acute Medical Needs

  • Subjecting an Inmate to Public Humiliation

  • Excessive Use of Force

  • Not Providing an Inmate Pain Relief

  • Improper/Unconstitutional Strip Searches

  • Inmate Starvation

  • Assaults by Cellmates

  • Jailer Assaulting an Inmate

  • Opening Non-Legal mail

  • Jail Conditions That Cause Sleep Deprivation

  • Mishandling Work Release

  • Failing to Address an Inmate’s Medical needs

  •  Invading an Inmate's Privacy

 

To see summaries of recent lessons, click "Lesson Summaries,"

To see an actual lesson, click "Request Free Demo." 

LESSON TYPES

LEGAL LESSONS

These lessons examine the legal and financial consequences of decisions made by jail officials (sheriffs, administrators, supervisors, jailers, correctional officers, and contract staff/medical personnel). Lessons are based on actual lawsuits brought by county jail inmates.

TECHNICAL & INTERPERSONAL SKILLS

These lessons provide technical and interpersonal skills training for jailers, jail supervisors, and correctional officers on topics such as: 

  • Arrest & Detention of Foreign Nationals

  • Bloodborne Pathogens 

  • Ethics 

  • Implicit Bias 

  • Confinement Sexual Abuse/Prison Rape Elimination Act - Part 1

  • Confinement Sexual Abuse/Prison Rape Elimination Act - Part 2

  • Mental Illness

  • Sexual Harassment

12-Hour Lesson Package

Schedule: 12 one-hour lessons, released one per month. 

Content: Includes legal, technical, and interpersonal skills lessons. 

6-Hour Lesson Package

Schedule: 6 one-hour lessons, released one every other month. 

Content: Includes legal, technical, and interpersonal skills lessons. 

LESSON PACKAGES