Detention Officer Certification

A simulated detention facility

Detention Officer Certification Course

Program Description:

This certification-related Detention Officer Certification Course (DOCC) is offered under guidelines and requirements as set forth by North Carolina Sheriffs' Education and Training Standards Commission. Properly certified state instructors are used in all topic areas. Trainees must successfully pass a state administered exam as well as demonstrate competency in all skill areas in order to be eligible for certification as a detention officer. Lecture, demonstrations, and practical exercises are primary methods of instruction. Contact the NC Department of Justice for course standards.

Required forms for admisson:

DOCC  Complete Packet

Continuing Education Registration Form
Letter of Sponsorship
Medical Examination Report
Medical History Statement
Personal History Statement
Program Costs
Request for Accommodation
Title IX Acknowledgement
Waiver of Liability