NIC continues to recognize the value of orientation for probation and parole executives. This 40-hour blended learning course focuses on presenting core competencies and their related skills and behaviors to assist chief executives with both the immediate knowledge and the long-term skills needed in the areas of leadership, personnel, strategic planning, staff safety, collaboration, fiscal resources, and other organizational development issues.
The blended training program consists of 3 phases:
- Phase 1: Assignments completed online prior to attending the classroom-based sessions
- Phase 2: Classroom -based sessions
- Phase 3: Assignments completed through distance learning technologies after classroom-based session is complete