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32 Correctional Officers Graduate from Academy #119

CO Academy 119

Academy #119 Graduates

A class of 32 Correctional Officers representing nine institutions throughout Alaska graduated from Alaska Department of Corrections Academy #119 on March 29, 2013. In this Academy there were 14 women and 18 men. The students spent six weeks learning the Policies and Procedures of the department, Effective Communication, Shotgun training, Taser training, One-On-One Control Techniques, Cultural Awareness and various other curriculums. Officers attending this Academy include 10 military veterans and five officers who have relatives currently working for Alaska DOC. Congratulations to the Correctional Officers of Class #119.