Manager Core Options and Registration
Note: The POST Management Course or the POST Executive Development Course may be substituted for the Manager/Administrator Core Course for adult institution (jail) managers and administrators.
1. Manager/Administrator Core Course
STC certification # 0854-1923
This 80-hour skill-building course was designed by the Board of State and Community Corrections for individuals assigned to manager or administrator positions in a local correctional setting (e.g., probation, juvenile hall, county jail, or city jail) participating in the Standards and Training for Corrections (STC) Program.
First priority is given to STC-eligible managers and administrators who are required to complete the Manager/Administrator Core Course (MACC) within one year of their first appointment to a manager or administrator position. Experienced managers or administrators who are not required to take the course may also participate in MACC on a space-available basis.
Topics will include:
- Management and Leadership
- Managing Change
- Defining and Creating Expectations
- Know Your Leadership Style
- Leaders and Organization Health
- Ethical Leadership
- Succession Planning
- Politics and Budgeting/Mock Board of Supervisors Budget Hearing
- Risk Management
- Presentation Skills
- Media Relations
- Management Perspectives: Lessons Learned
Participants will be given opportunities to apply concepts and skills presented, network with classmates, and share their knowledge and experience. Class discussions and small group presentations will reflect real-world concerns and issues, including the impact of AB109 (the transfer of prisoners from state institutions to local correctional facilities).
Dates and Locations
Week 1: November 6-10, 2023
Week 2: December 11-15, 2023
If you are interested in more information regarding the MACC course, please contact STC Field Representative, Richard Cota at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (916) 621-2888
2. Management Leadership Academy
Sponsored by Chief Probation Officers of California (CPOC) - STC certification # 09957046
This intensive 80-hour Standard and Training for Corrections (STC) course is designed to prepare current probation managers for executive positions. The course blends practical skill-building, individualized leadership development, and a focus on ethical, data-driven decision making to cultivate California’s future probation leadership. The program is comprised of two weeks of classroom training, an intersession practicum assignment, peer study groups, and a 360-leadership assessment. Given that the course is intended for future executives, work products are expected to be comprehensive, high quality and reflect the complexity of county-level probation management.
This 80-hour course will be strictly dedicated for the probation audience only.
Week 1: September 11-15, 2023
Week 2: October 16-20, 2023
For further questions, please contact Ronesh Mistry at (916) 447-2762
3. California Jail Command Academy (CJCA)
Sponsored by the American Jail Association - STC certification # 4750-85906
This 80-hour skill-building course was designed for individuals assigned to manager or administrator positions in a local corrections facility (e.g., county jail or city jail) participating in the Standards and Training for Corrections (STC) Program.
First priority is given to STC-eligible managers and administrators who are required to complete the Manager/Administrator Core within one year of their first appointment to a manager or administrator position. Experienced managers or administrators who are not required to take the course may also participate on a space-available basis.
Participants will be given opportunities to apply concepts and skills presented, network with classmates, and share their knowledge and experience. Class discussions, reading assignments and small group presentations will reflect real corrections related concerns and issues.
Due to COVID concerns, the academy will be comprised of 80 hours of virtual instruction.
Dates and Locations
Upcoming Dates TBD
For more information or to register visit the California Jail Command Academy.
Or call Connie Lacy or Lori Bachtell at 301-857-2298 or email email@example.com.
Effective immediately, these three management courses will fulfill the training requirements of MACC. Please direct any questions to your assigned Field Representative.
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