Manistee County Jail corrections officers complete training academy

Manistee County Sheriff’s Office corrections officers Hunter Pelham and Jason Golembiewski recently completed a local corrections officer training academy held at West Shore Community College and the Alpena Combat Readiness Training Center and Alpena Community College in Alpena.

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The four-week academy offers a comprehensive, interactive instruction program in various disciplines for local correction officers, according to a news release.

Training topics include custody and security, defensive tactics, first aid (including CPR and AED procedures), suicide awareness, fire safety and interpersonal communications.

The academy, certified by the Michigan Sheriffs’ Coordinating and Training Council, is an important element of providing the necessary skills for maintaining a safe, secure environment for correction officers, inmates and county residents.

“Congratulations to our graduates officers Jason Golembiewski and Hunter Pelham who are dedicated to learning important skills in order to safely and effectively manage our population here the Manistee County Correctional Facility”, said Lt. Steve Pizzala, Manistee County jail administrator. “The training helps our corrections officers develop and practice the tools necessary to be successful in a high stress environment”.

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