MISDEMEANANT PROBATION COUNSELOR ACADEMY (MPCA) #1052
Designed to provide training for adult probation officers. All employees whose primary job function is the case management of offenders under county/city supervision, to include: assessment, case planning, counseling, supervision, and monitoring.
Per WAC 139-10-235, the MPCA is eighty (80) instructional hours in length and includes, but not limited to, the following subject matter areas:
Assessment, Motivation, Goal Setting/Action Planning, Monitoring and Intervention
Interpersonal Skills, Interviewing, Classification, Supervision and Discipline, Offense Prevention
Dealing with Aggressive and Resistive Behavior, Legal Issues, Report Writing, Counseling Techniques, Managing Information
2. Registration letters will be sent out via email to the Training Manager/Supervisor listed on the Basic Academy Application. If you require additional notification to be sent to staff, please ensure they are listed as well.
3. Once the selection process has been completed, Acceptance Letters will be sent out via email to the Training Manager/Supervisor.
4. Billing is completed once the Academy session is complete. Please see below for details;