Calendar of events

May 16, 2018 WEBINAR

The Eighth Amendment’s prohibition against cruel and unusual punishment protects against the deprivation of an inmate’s essential human needs to include but not limited to food, clothing, medical care, exercise, sanitation, the duty to provide reasonable protection and other health and safety...

May 23, 2018 WEBINAR

Brief history of Act; key terms such as disabled, reasonable accommodation, interactive process, and essential job functions; and liability reduction options.

Presenter: Rick Hodsdon, Esq., Minnesota Sheriffs' Association

May 31, 2018 WEBINAR

With the nation’s jails demanding alternatives to seriously mentally-ill inmates languishing and severely decompensating in facilities for months while awaiting limited hospital beds, interest in cost-effective competency restoration models have intensified. This webinar will review two premier...

June 5, 2018 to June 7, 2018 TRAINING

The “Operations Based Threat, Risk, and Vulnerability Assessment” (OpBTRVA) is a comprehensive assessment that defines a community, evaluates a community’s strengths and weaknesses, identifies critical infrastructure and key resources, identifies the threats to the community from an all hazard...

Location: 742 Ten Rod Road, Exeter, RI 02822

June 14, 2018 WEBINAR

Please note: this webinar starts at 1pm ET, instead of the usual 2pm ET start-time.

This webinar discusses the impact of resilient leadership and how this form of leadership can be used to help others withstand crisis situations and adapt to, or rebound from,...

June 16, 2018 to June 20, 2018 EVENT
Location: New Orleans, LA

June 18, 2018 to June 19, 2018 TRAINING

Hosted by the National Sheriffs' Association
at the 2018 Annual Education & Technology Expo
in New Orleans, LA

NSA has...

Location: New Orleans, LA

June 20, 2018 WEBINAR

The topic of discipline and disclosure to prosecutors and  criminal defense counsel is one of growing significance. This presentation will cover the constitutional background, application to discipline issues, consequences of discipline, management options and national trends.


June 27, 2018 WEBINAR

The duty to provide medical care is one of the greatest challenges within any institution with inmates presenting with high rates of chronic, complex illnesses, drug and alcohol abuse and mental illness. This webinar will focus on the leading Supreme Court decision of Estelle v. Gamble, which...

July 11, 2018 WEBINAR

The use of force is one of the leading areas of litigation in corrections.  Understanding and articulating the legal requirements is critical in determining whether the force was objectively reasonable (pretrial inmates) or was applied in a good faith effort to maintain and restore order (...