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Jail Commander School (LE800)

November 27, 2023 @ 8:00 am - November 29, 2023 @ 5:00 pm

Detailed Course Information: Link

This course is open to all sworn or non-sworn Command Level Supervisors, or above, that oversee jail operations inside the State of Idaho.

The POST certified course works in conjunction with the Law Enforcement Command School, focusing strictly on Jail Commander roles and liability.

Presented through a combination of classroom lecture and practical exercises, this 3-day course will provide students with principles and techniques that will help them become successful Jail Commander/Administrators.

Topics will include:

  • Jail Leadership
  • Jail Medical Liability
  • Inmate Rights
  • Constitutional Law
  • Federal/State Statutes
  • Coaching Jail Supervisors
  • Jail Operations/Contracts
  • Use of Force Inside the Jail
  • Civil/Criminal Liability
  • Classification Programs

This course has been approved for 24 hours of POST training credit.

Special hotel rates secured by Kootenai County by contacting:

Staybridge Suites (208) 676-0222 – GSA Rate Group Code JCS

Chad served 23 years in Idaho law enforcement. As a commander, he achieved Advanced Patrol and Level III Detention certificates. At ICRMP, Chad trains law enforcement personnel with the highest level POST-certified training available to law enforcement and offers 30 state-wide certified classes. He also assists agencies in developing their own certified training departments.


November 27, 2023 @ 8:00 am
November 29, 2023 @ 5:00 pm
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Chad Sarmento, Law Enforcement Risk Manager


Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office
5500 N Government Way
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815 United States
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