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TRAINING

2017-2018 Safety Incentive Discount Program (SIDP)

Required Training 

Any questions about the SIDP or SIDP-required training, contact Marcia Collier, 334-263-7594.

 


SAFETY COORDINATORS

OUTSIDE TRAINING

SIDP Requirement: the appointed County Safety Coordinator and Deputy/Co-Safety Coordinator should attend this training.

SAFETY COORDINATOR TRAINING

Topics“You’ve Had A Workplace Injury – Now What?; Accident Reporting; Lawsuits & Litigation; and Workers’ Compensation Claims Cost.”

Speakers: Kelly Crowell, Safety Director – Houston County; Connie Wilson, Workers’ Comp Claims Supervisor – Meadowbrook Insurance Group; and Mike Eley, Partner – Webb & Eley, P.C.

April 26, 2018 – 9 a.m.-12 p.m. – Clanton, Chilton County

 

May 17, 2018 – 9 a.m.-12 p.m. – Cullman, Cullman County

 

June 7, 2018 – 9 a.m.-12 p.m. – Evergreen, Conecuh County

 

There is no fee for this training; however, online registration is required.

 


PUBLIC OFFICIALS / ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF &  SUPERVISORS

OUTSIDE TRAINING

SIDP Requirement: at least one (1) Public Official / Administrative Staff or Departmental Supervisor should attend this training. Safety Coordinators are invited to attend this training but are not required to do so.

 

PUBLIC OFFICIALS/ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF

AND SUPERVISORS “LOSS PREVENTION” TRAINING

 Topics: “Employment Claims from a Risk Management Point-of View; Importance of Having and Following Employee Handbooks; EEOC, FMLA and ADA Issues; and Federal Case Law Update.”

 Speakers: Hope Curtis Hicks, Partner – Webb & Eley, P.C.; and Ken Webb, Webb & Eley, P.C.

 

April 26, 2018 – 1 p.m.-4 p.m. – Clanton, Chilton County

 

May 17, 2018 – 1 p.m.-4 p.m. – Cullman, Cullman County

 

June 7, 2018 – 1 p.m.-4 p.m. – Evergreen, Conecuh County

 

There is no fee for this training; however, online registration is required.

 


DEPUTIES

OUTSIDE TRAINING

SIDP Requirement: at least two (2) Deputies should attend one of these ACCA- approved training opportunities between October 1, 2017 and September 30, 2018. To register for a specific date and time, click on the link below for the nearest location and contact the person listed. The Driving Simulator Training takes approximately two to four hours per Deputy to complete. Note: there is no fee for this training; however, pre-registration is required.

NOTE: Only ACCA-sponsored training will meet the SIDP requirements. This means Jail Management Training (JMT), all other Jailer Training, and Skid Car Training does not qualify.

DRIVING SIMULATOR TRAINING

REMAINING 2018 SCHEDULE

August 6-9, 2018 – Chelsea, Shelby Co.

August 13-17, 2018 – Opp, Covington Co.

August 22-25, 2018 – Kimberly, Jefferson Co.

August 27-31, 2018 – Vestavia Hills, Jefferson Co. & Shelby Co.

Sept. 3-5, 2018 – Greene Co.

Sept. 9-15, 2018 – Athens/Leak City, Limestone Co.

September 17-23, 2018 – Bremen, Cullman Co.

September 24-27, 2018 – Burkville, Lowndes Co.  NOTE: THIS IS THE LAST SIMULATOR TRAINING OFFERED!

 

There is no fee for this training; however, pre-registration is required.

NOTE: This training takes approximately two hours per Deputy, so reserve your spot ASAP at the location nearest your office. Certificates of Completion are required for SIDP documentation, so be sure to state the name of Sheriff’s Office and provide email address when registering.

Contact Marcia Collier at mcollier@alabamacounties.org for more information, if needed.

 

IN-HOUSE TRAINING

SIDP Requirement: The Sheriff’s Office should hold four (4) in-house departmental safety meetings for Deputies on topics supplied by the department’s safety representative or the County Safety Coordinator. Copies of the sign-in sheets for each meeting should be forwarded to the County Safety Coordinator before September 30, 2018. Please use this form or something similar to it for your SIDP documentation.

 


 

CORRECTIONAL OFFICERS / JAIL STAFF

OUTSIDE TRAINING

SIDP Requirement: at least two (2) Correctional Officers/Jail Staff (must be same two) should attend a minimum of three (3) AJTA courses between October 1, 2017 and September 30, 2018. This does include the November 2017 course.

 

NOTE: Only ACCA-sponsored training will meet the SIDP requirements. This means Jail Management Training (JMT), all other Jailer Training, and Skid Car Training does not qualify.

 

ALABAMA JAIL TRAINING ACADEMY**

2017-2018 Courses 

November 1-2, 2017 – Searches & Use of Force

February 14-15, 2018 – Corrections Law

April 4-5, 2018 – Officer Responsibilities and Offender Supervision

July 11-12, 2018 – Inmate Management

September 26-27, 2018 – Searches & Use of Force NOTE: THIS IS THE LAST COURSE FOR 2017-2018 SIDP!

 

All courses held at Marriott Legends in Prattville.

Click on links above to register for AJTA Courses.

Note: these courses fill up quickly, so do not wait to register.

 

IN-HOUSE TRAINING

SIDP Requirement: The Sheriff’s Office/Jail should hold four (4) in-house departmental safety meetings for Correctional Officers/Jail Staff on topics supplied by the department’s safety representative or the County Safety Coordinator. Copies of the  sign-in sheets for each meeting should be forwarded to the County Safety Coordinator before September 30, 2018. Please use this form or something similar to it for your SIDP documentation.

 


 

ROAD & BRIDGE DEPARTMENT

OUTSIDE TRAINING

SIDP Requirement: At least one (1) Road Supervisor and the Road & Bridge Safety Director or Deputy Road & Bridge Safety Director should attend the two-day biennial Road Supervisors’ Training, which will be held at the Marriott Legends in Prattville.

ROAD SUPERVISORS’ TRAINING 

February 12-13, 2018

A room block is being held at the Montgomery Marriott Prattville Hotel for registrants. Please call the hotel at 800-468-3571 and state that you are with the “Road Supervisors’ Training” to receive the group rate of $125 before the deadline date of January 5, 2018.

 

IN-HOUSE TRAINING

SIDP Requirement: The Road & Bridge Department should hold four (4) in-house departmental safety meetings for its Road & Bridge Dept. employees on topics supplied by the department’s safety representative or the County Safety Coordinator. Copies of the sign-in sheets for each meeting should be forwarded to the County Safety Coordinator before September 30, 2018. Please use this form or something similar to it for your SIDP documentation.

 


 

Any questions about the SIDP or SIDP-required training, contact Marcia Collier, 334-263-7594.

 


 

Other Reimbursable Training Opportunities

** Alabama Jail Training Academy

County Fund Members are eligible to receive partial or full reimbursement of registration fees for Correctional Officers/Jail Staff who complete all four-courses of the AJTA certification program, provided the registration fees have been paid. ACCA will keep up with all registrants, payments, and reimbursements. Click on the link above for further details on the AJTA. (Note: Only ACCA-sponsored training can be applied toward the SIDP requirements. This means JMT and all other Jailer and/or Deputy training does not qualify.)

 

Jail Management Training and Skid Car Training

Jail Management Training and Skid Car Training are not part of the SIDP; however, County Fund Members are eligible for this reimbursement program. Click on the link above for details.