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Page Title: Professional Certification Program

The Certification Examination is given several times per year throughout the nation. No one will be admitted into the examination room unless they:

  • Have formally applied for, and have been accepted into, the Certification Program
  • Have in their possession a government issued photo identification card
  • Have an examination number issued by the certification office.

Definitions:
CCE = Certified Corrections Executive
CCM = Certified Corrections Manager
CCS = Certified Corrections Supervisor
CCO = Certified Corrections Officer
CCN = Certified Corrections Nurse
CCN/M = Certified Corrections Nurse Manager

Days, Dates

City, State

Exam Site

2009

Thursday

July 16

8:00 ? Noon

Kissimmee

FL

Osceola Co. Corr. Dept.

402 Simpson Rd.

Kissimmee, FL 34744

Friday

July 17

8:00 - Noon

Dedham

MA

Norfolk Co. Sheriff?s Office

200 West St.

Dedham, MA 02027

Friday

July 24

9:30 ? 1:30 p.m.

Kings Bay

GA

Dantes Testing Center

Navy College Office

918 USS James Madison Rd.

Kings Bay, GA 31547-2538

Wednesday

July 29

7:30  ? 11:30 am

San Antonio

TX

Dantes Testing Center

Education Office

311 MSG DPEE

7896 Lindberg-Landing

Brooks City Base, TX 78235-5118

Wednesday

July 29

9:00 ? 1:00 pm

Tucson

AZ

Corr. Officer Training Academy (COTA)

Tucson, AZ

Thursday

August 6

7:30 ? 11:30 a.m.

Norfolk

VA

Dantes Testing Center-

Little Creek

Navy College Office

NAVPHIBASE Little Creek

1481 D. St. Bldg 3016, Ste 204

Norfolk, VA 23521-2434

Saturday

August 8

7:30 - noon

Gaylord Opryland Resort

Nashville

TN

ACA

139th Congress of Correction

Nashville, TN

Thursday

August 13

10:00 ? 2:00 p.m.

Cheyenne

WY

WY DOC Central Office

1934 Wyott Dr. Ste. 100

Cheyenne, WY 82002

Thursday

August 20

2:00 ? 6:00 pm

Washington

D.C.

 

DOC Training Academy

Wash. D.C.

Friday

September 4

1:00 ? 5:00 p.m.

Alexandria

VA

ACA HQ

206 N. Washington St. Ste 200

Alexandria, VA 22314

Wednesday

September 9

7:30 - Noon

Ft. Leavenworth

KS

Army Education Center

U.S. Disciplinary Barracks

Fort Leavenworth, KS 66027

Thursday

September 17

2:00 ? 6:00 pm

Washington

D.C.

DOC Training Academy

Wash. D.C.

Friday

September 18

8:00 - Noon

Doylestown

PA

Bucks Co. Police Train. Cntr.

1760 S. Easton Rd.

Doylestown, PA 18901

Tuesday

October 13

1:00 ? 5:00 p.m.

Ellenville

NY

CAYSA Conference

Ellenville, NY

Thursday

October 22

2:00 ? 6:00 pm

 

Washington

D.C.

DOC Training Academy

Wash. D.C.

Friday

October 30

Time TBD

San Diego

CA

Dantes Testing Center

Navy Consolidated Brig Miramar

MCCS Lifelong Ln. Bldg. 5305

San Diego, CA 92145-2008

 

Wednesday

Nov. 4

1:00 ? 5:00 pm

Tucson

AZ

Corr. Officer Training Academy (COTA)

Tucson, AZ

Friday

December 4

1:00 ? 5:00 p.m.

Alexandria

VA

ACA HQ

206 N. Washington St. Ste 200

Alexandria, VA 22314

Thursday

December 10

2:00 ? 6:00 pm

Washington

D.C.

DOC Training Academy

Wash. D.C.

2010

Saturday

January 23

7:30 - Noon

Tampa

FL

ACA

2010 Winter Conference

Tampa, FL

Saturday

July 31

7:30 - Noon

Chicago

IL

ACA

140th Congress of Correction

Chicago, IL


*Exams can be arranged at any Dantes Testing Site. Check their website for a site near you.

Application Deadline: 30 days before exam date

Available Certification Exams include:

  1. Certified Corrections Executive (CCE), Certified Corrections Executive/Juvenile (CCE/Juv)
  2. Certified Corrections Manager(CCM), Certified Corrections Manager/Juvenile (CCM/Juv); Certified Corrections Manager/Strategic Threat Group (CCM/STG); Certified Corrections Nurse Manager (CCN/M),
  3. Certified Corrections Supervisor (CCS), Certified Corrections Supervisor/Juvenile (CCS/Juv); Certified Corrections Supervisor/Strategic Threat Group (CCS/STG); Certified Corrections Nurse (CCN),
  4. Certified Corrections Officer (CCO), Certified Corrections Officer/Juvenile (CCO/Juv)

ACA will be adding more test sites in the near future.  Check the website for details.

Examinations can be administered at a location near you, provided several individuals agree to take their exams at the same time and place. 

For additional information contact, Peg O?Brien, M.A., CCM, 1-800-222-5646 ext. 175; email: pobrien@aca.org



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