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Check out the 2018-2019 SIDP Guide!

 


 

Safety Bulletins

 


TRAINING

2018-2019 Safety Incentive Discount Program (SIDP)

Required Training 

Any questions about the SIDP or SIDP-required training, contact Marcia Collier, 334-394-3232

 


SAFETY COORDINATORS

OUTSIDE TRAINING

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

 

SAFETY COORDINATOR TRAINING

Topics: County Risk Services, Inc.; Safety Coordinator Roles and Responsibilities; Workers’ Comp 101; and More

April 11, 2019 – 9 a.m.-12 p.m. – Clanton, Chilton County

 

May 16, 2019 – 9 a.m.-12 p.m. – Cullman, Cullman County

 

June 6, 2019 – 9 a.m.-12 p.m. – Evergreen, Conecuh County

 

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

Registration FORM

 


PUBLIC OFFICIALS / ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF &  SUPERVISORS

OUTSIDE TRAINING

SIDP Requirementat least one (1) Public Official / Administrative Staff and/or Departmental Supervisor should attend this training. Safety Coordinators are also invited to attend this training.

 

PUBLIC OFFICIALS/ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF

AND SUPERVISORS “LOSS PREVENTION” TRAINING

 Topics: Liability Basics, Hiring the Right People, New Hire Orientations, and More

 

April  11, 2019 – 1 p.m.-4 p.m. – Clanton, Chilton County

 

May 16, 2019 – 1 p.m.-4 p.m. – Cullman, Cullman County

 

June 6, 2019 – 1 p.m.-4 p.m. – Evergreen, Conecuh County

 

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

 

Registration FORM

 


DEPUTIES

OUTSIDE TRAINING

SIDP Requirement: at least two (2) Deputies should attend an ACCA-approved safety training between October 1, 2018 and September 30, 2019. This year’s training is: BELOW 100 Intensive: Officer Safety Training 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 will not qualify.

 

 BELOW 100 Intensive: Officer Safety Training Course

Remaining 2019 SCHEDULE

(Additional dates and locations will be posted as they are confirmed)

 

 

August 20, 2019 – Dothan, Houston County Registration Info

 

  September 9, 2019 – Stapleton, Baldwin County Registration Info

 

 September 10, 2019 – Montgomery, Montgomery County Registration Info

 

NEW! September 10, 2019 – Andalusia, Covington County Registration Info

 

   NEW! September 12, 2019 – Andalusia, Covington County Registration Info

 

NEW! September 12, 2019 – Snead, Blount County Registration Info

 

   NEW! September 19, 2019 – Snead, Blount County Registration Info

 

Click on links above to register.

 

Contact Marcia Collier at mcollier@countyrisk.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. The Safety Bulletins available by the link above can also serve as safety training materials. Copies of the sign-in sheets for each meeting should be forwarded to the County Safety Coordinator before September 30, 2019. 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) courses of the ACCA/ASA-sponsored Alabama Jail Training Academy** (AJTA) between October 1, 2018 and September 30, 2019.

*Exceptions to this requirement will be considered when COs or Jail Staff leave county employment; however, a substitute CO or Jail Staff must attend the course and ACCA must be contacted in advance of the course.
**NOTE: Correctional Officers who complete the four-course AJTA certification program will be eligible for partial or full reimbursement of paid registrations fees based on the county’s membership in ACCA’s self-insurance funds.

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

 

ALABAMA JAIL TRAINING ACADEMY**

Eligible 2018-2019 Courses 

 

October 31-November 1, 2018 — Prattville — “Corrections Law”

 

March 27-28, 2019 — Prattville — “Officer Responsibilities
and Offender Supervision”

 

May 29-30, 2019 — Prattville — “Inmate Management”

 

June 26-27, 2019 — Prattville — “Searches and Use of Force”

 

September 11-12, 2019 — Prattville — “Corrections Law”

 

All courses held at the Marriott Legends in Prattville.

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. The Safety Bulletins available by the link above can also serve as safety training materials. Copies of the sign-in sheets for each meeting should be forwarded to the County Safety Coordinator before September 30, 2019. Please use this form or something similar to it for your SIDP documentation.

 


 

ROAD & BRIDGE DEPARTMENT

OUTSIDE TRAINING

SIDP Requirement: The Road & Bridge Safety Director and/or Deputy Road & Bridge Safety Director should attend an ACCA-approved safety training between October 1, 2018 and September 30, 2019. This year’s Road and Bridge Department training will be attendance at the ACEA Annual Conference. Details below.

ROAD & BRIDGE SAFETY DIRECTORS TRAINING

Association of County Engineers of Alabama (ACEA) Conference

May 7-8, 2019

Click on above link to register

 

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. The Safety Bulletins available by the link above can also serve as safety training materials. Copies of the sign-in sheets for each meeting should be forwarded to the County Safety Coordinator before September 30, 2019. 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, 334-394-3232.

 


Other Reimbursable Training Opportunities

** Alabama Jail Training Academy

County Fund Members are eligible to receive full or partial reimbursement of registration fees for up to two (2) graduating officers per year, provided the registration fees have been paid. Graduating officers are those who successfully complete AJTA’s four-course curriculum between October 1 and September 30 of the succeeding year. Current-year reimbursements are handled automatically by ACCA. In the event an officer completes AJTA’s four-course curriculum over a longer period of time, reimbursement can be made, provided the reimbursement limit had not already been met for the completion year. Requests for such reimbursements must be made in writing with proof of AJTA attendance. For more information about AJTA, click on the link above. (Note: only ACCA-sponsored training, such as AJTA, can be applied toward SIDP requirements. JMT and all other Jailer and/or Deputy training will not qualify for SIDP.)

 

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.

 

Updated 08/07/19