Certified Corrections Officer (CCO)
Who should take the CCO exam?
This category includes line personnel who work directly with offenders.
Correctional Officers, Security Officers, Custodial Officers
What issues are included in a competency profile for corrections officers?
Maintain Health, Safety and Sanitation/Communication
Knowledge about Corrections
General Skills/Equipment Control
Qualifications: Education and Work Requirements
One (1) year work experience in present position at the officer level.
CCO Certification Program Fee:
ACA member: $140
Non-ACA member: $175
The study materials are priced separately from the program fee. Purchasing the
study materials is NOT required but recommended to pass your examination. The
resource materials are packaged together to sell at one low price.
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CCO Certification Packet price and view the titles of the CCO study
materials. You can order the materials online or by calling Customer Service
1-800-222-5646 ext 0129.
For more information, download the following files:
CCP Manual Overview
Study Guide (General)
Upcoming Certification Exam Sites
ACA Member Application
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