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Basic Corrections
Basic Course for County Correction Officers
Approved by the New Jersey Police Training Commission, our basic course for County Correction Officers includes the prescribed course of study that a corrections officer must complete as a condition for permanent appointment.

Required Units of Study 
  •  Professional Development
  •  Criminal Justice System
  •  Human Relations
  •  Law in Corrections
  •  Arrest, Search, Seizure
  •  Evidence
  •  Use of Force
  •  Communications
  •  Emergency Medical Care
  •  Weaponry
  •  Unarmed Defense
  •  Correctional Security
  •  Investigation Concepts
  •  Physical Training
  •  County Agency Training

County Correction agencies will be mailed a complete application package upon request. The completed packet would be due 15 days prior to the start of the class.

Contact Us
Passaic County Police Academy
Robert A. Lyons

Police Academy Director
Passaic County Police Academy
214 Oldham Rd.
Wayne, NJ 07470
Phone: 973-595-6411
Fax: 973-595-6874
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