MISDEMEANANT PROBATION COUNSELOR ACADEMY (MPCA) #1052
This academy is Sponsored.
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. Registrar processes application and sends Registration Letter to applicant’s Training Manager, Agency Administrator and Supervisor listed on the application.
3. Four (4) weeks prior to academy starting, Acceptance Letters are sent to the Training Manager, Agency Administrator and Supervisor listed on the application.
4. Billing is completed once the Academy session is complete. Please see below for details;
Assignments are due at beginning of class on Day 1: