Attendee Registration for the 2018 Winter Sheriffs Conference is now open.

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Florida Gateway College Campus, 149 SE College Place, Building 200, Room 102, Lake City, FL 32025
December 6, 2017 at 8:30am - December 8, 2017 at 5:00pm

Offered by the the Florida Sheriffs Association, hosted by the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office, Sheriff Mark Hunter

Class begins Wednesday, December 6 at 8:30 a.m..

Facility inspections take on several different forms: fire safety, food sanitation, exterior perimeter, emergency back-up, etc. With several types of inspections that take place within a facility, those who are charged with the internal inspection process and responsibility must have the basic knowledge to conduct them, including knowing what to look for, and this workshop will explore those techniques. This workshop will include:

  • Introduction to the Florida Model Jail Standards
  • Basic Jail Inspections
  • Basic Jail Inspection Functions
  • Life Safety
  • Fire Safety
  • Food Service
  • Medical Services
  • Inventory Control
  • Sanitation
  • Jail Inspectors' Role (Code of Ethics)
  • Pre-Inspection Process
  • Post-Inspection Process

Note: This workshop is for "internal inspections" only. This introductory workshop is highly recommended for anyone who wants to become a Florida Model Jail Standards Jail Inspector

Who should attend:
Jail administrators and other correctional staff charged with the responsibility of conducting daily, weekly and/or month facility inspections of several types.

Class size:
Enrollment is on a first come, first served basis. The class is limited to 30 participants.

Business casual or agency uniform

No cost

Fairfield Inn
538 SW Corporate Drive
Lake City, FL 32055

Holiday Inn & Suites
213 SW Commerce Dr.
Lake City, FL 32035

Hampton Inn & Suites
450 SW Florida Gateway Dr.
Lake City, FL 32034

Complete and return the registration form to Patti Brigance at the Florida Sheriffs Association by email ( or by fax (85-878-5115). The closing date for registration is November 17, 2017.

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