CorrectionsOne Launches CorrectionsOne Academy to Address the Urgent Need for Quality Training and Continuing Education in Corrections
Offers extensive library of content and a full featured LMS to track training and compliance
SAN FRANCISCO - Praetorian Digital, the leading digital media company in the public safety and local government market and parent company of Corrections1, today announced the launch of Corrections1 Academy, a full-featured online training platform serving both facilities and officers within the corrections and probation and parole markets. The Corrections1 Academy is an extension of Corrections1.com, the leading online destination for corrections officers and administrators, and shares its mission to provide information and resources that helps them maintain safe, effective and efficient correctional facilities.
Corrections1 Academy combines a comprehensive learning management system developed specifically for public safety with more than 50 corrections-specific training courses and 200 videos developed from Corrections1.com’s repository of expert articles, news analysis and video content, and PoliceOne Academy, which serves nearly 1,000 law enforcement departments. The extensive course library will cover all facets of corrections training, including use of force, defensive tactics, officer safety, leadership skills, and more.
In addition, Corrections1 Academy offers corrections organizations a robust platform for learning and records management designed to streamline training delivery, track course completion, ensure compliance and mitigate risk. Administrative features allow any agency to run an efficient and effective training program to improve facility and personnel management, including group administration, credential management, custom course creation, assignments, offline training tracking and more – all customized to meet the needs of corrections officers.
"We're thrilled to expand CorrectionsOne’s mission into online learning and to build upon the training content we have been delivering to corrections officers and facilities since 2009," said Alex Ford, CEO of Praetorian Digital. "CorrectionsOne Academy will immediately fill a longstanding need in the corrections market for high quality,dynamic training content and that can be delivered, managed and tracked through our industry leading learning platform."
The launch significantly expands Praetorian Digital’s online training portfolio, which includes FireRescue1 Academy, EMS1 Academy, FireEMS Academy, PoliceOne Academy, and LocalGovU. To learn more about Corrections1 Academy, visit www.CorrectionsOneAcademy.com.
About Praetorian Digital
Founded in 1999, Praetorian Digital is the leading digital media company in the public safety and local government market. Our properties are visited by more than 6 million public safety and local government officials every month and count over 1.3 million first responders and government personnel as members. Praetorian owns and operates PoliceOne.com, FireRescue1.com, FireChief.com, EMS1.com, Corrections1.com, Military1.com and Gov1.com as well as more than 15 topical websites providing resources ranging from accredited online training to grant funding assistance. We are deeply committed to providing cutting-edge information and resources that help first responders, government officials and military personnel better protect themselves and serve their communities. For more information, visit www.PraetorianDigital.com.
With nearly 100,000 registered members and 250,000 monthly unique visitors, Corrections1.com is the top online destination for corrections officers and administrators providing news and information that helps them maintain safe, effective and efficient correctional facilities. For more information, visit www.CorrectionsOne.com.
Amanda Mercado, 415.735.2986
Director of Marketing & Business Development
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