Correctional Services

The Caribbean Institute of Security and Public Safety provides a pathway for persons wanting to join or advance their career in the Security industry. Our Professional Development Courses are designed to be industry relevant and focused on the current industry needs.

Whether you are unemployed, considering joining the industry, have recently joined the industry or at the middle or advanced stages of your career CISPS’s Professional Development Courses provides a pathway to assist you in mobilising your career and making you more marketable.

These are career options within the Correctional Services Industry that our Professional Development Courses can enable you to have access to:

The Trinidad and Tobago Prison Service is an arm of the Criminal Justice System and is a Division of the Ministry of Justice. The Trinidad and Tobago Prison Service and its officers are responsible for the safe custody and rehabilitation of prisoners. Over 1200 Prison Officers of various ranks are responsible for the operations of the Prison Service.

The Prison Service places great emphasis on their Rehabilitation Programme. The programme is extensive and is designed to provide, among other activities, opportunities in skills training (craft, agriculture and computer literacy), education (from literacy to secondary school), the arts (music and painting) and life coping skills (drug and alcohol rehabilitation, self-awareness, anger management).

The Prison Services has officers ranked from Prison Officer I & II, Supervisor, Assistant Superintendent, Senior Superintendent in the following units:
• Welfare
• Research
• Corrections
• Emergency Response
• Canine
• Rehabilitation


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