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Center for Workforce Transition (CWT)
Corrections Officer Academy

The 160-hour Program

The Corrections Officer Academy training is a 4-week, 160 hour interactive and intensive certificate granting program. The Academy consists of fourteen (14) modules and is conducted by instructors who are certified by the MSCTC.

This academy will provide certified applicants throughout the state of Michigan employment opportunities within local corrections departments.

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The 96-hour Program

This 96 hour course is designed for police officers and/or other personnel that have completed most of the Corrections Academy credentials but require extra endorsement(s) to work in Corrections.


Applicants must meet specific criteria: A written and physical test is required of each applicant and must be taken prior to employment. Applicants must sign a statement that confirms that they meet the minimum employment standards of the MSCTC. All applicants must pass a background check. All applicants welcome.

How to Register


Need help? Call (517) 492-5580 and a LCC CAMW! staff member can help you.


LCC CAMW! staff can assist with class registration. Call (517) 492-5580 or email for assistance.

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Center for Workforce Transition
Main Phone: (517) 492-5580
Fax: (517) 492-5501

Business Hours

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Center for Workforce Transition (CWT)

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Hours of Operation



Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Capital Area Michigan Works! (CAMW)
2110 S. Cedar Street
Lansing, MI 48910
Free Parking | CATA Route 5 | Driving Directions

Shon'ta Dwyer
Director, Center for Workforce Transition 
p: (517) 492-5580
Meet Our CWT Staff

Community Education and Workforce Development
West Campus Room M105
Phone: (517) 483-1338
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