To protect the citizens of the Commonwealth and to provide a safe, secure and humane environment for staff and offenders in carrying out the mandates of the legislative and judicial processes; and, to provide opportunities for offenders to acquire skills which facilitate non-criminal behavior.

 The Division of Corrections Training  


The mission of the Division of Corrections Training is to design, develop and deliver training programs that meet the needs and mandates of the employees of the Kentucky Department of Corrections.

"Our Mission...Your Future"

To access the Department's computer-based training site, visit

Training Information

The Training Needs Assessment document is intended to provide all the constituents of the three diverse populations of corrections professionals the DCT serves with the ability to provide input to the DCT concerning our curriculum. Instructions for returning a completed form to the Division of Corrections Training are provided at the end of the Needs Assessment document below.

2014 Training Needs Assessment [DOC, 49KB]

To determine your regional training center, please click your respective work classification:

for Adult Institutions

for Probation & Parole Districts

for Jail Counties [PDF, 31KB]

Training Regions

Central Region Training Center

Eastern Region Training Center

Western Region Training Center

Program Catalog

The Training Program Catalog provides information relating to the Division of Corrections Training, its regions and specific training conducted throughout the year. The most up-to-date changes/revisions are maintained on this website.

2014 Program Catalog (revised 3/17/2014) [PDF, 322KB]

2014 Training Calendar (revised 3/13/2014) [PDF, 116KB]

Corrections Training Annual Report

Below are the Annual Reports for the Division of Corrections Training.

2013 Annual Report [PDF, 2.08MB]

2012 Annual Report [PDF, 1.94MB]

Deputy Jailer Information

PREA (Prison Rape Elimination Act) Information

Blank PREA Grant Statistics Fill-in Form [DOC, 50KB]

Kentucky Jailers Conference Policy Review [DOC, 53KB]

KJA 2003 Summary of PREA [DOC, 31KB]

Mary D. Godfrey

Division of Corrections Training
Central Office
La Grange, KY 40031