Prison Management and Reform: A Strategic Approach -SS 5002

7th June - 11th June 2021 (Dubai, UAE) 9th August - 13th August 2021 (London, UK) 1st November - 1st November 2021 (London, UK)

Course Overview

Governments are required amongst other responsibilities to guarantee peace and stability in the land through the enforcement of law and order, with this come the need for an integrated criminal justice system. A better understanding of the relationship between the police, court and prison is a necessary for delivery of improved prison service.

Management of prisons is an important aspect of public services designed to serve both the short term goal of punishing offenders as well as the long term aim of returning them to the community as better individuals. This workshop will provide delegate with better skills for the delivery of a reformed prison service.


Who should attend?

  • Controller General of Prisons
  • DCG Administration
  • DCG Operations
  • All prison controllers and their deputies
  • Regulators of service delivery / Service Commissions senior officers
  • Prison In-charges
  • Related Law Enforcement Officers


Indicative Contents

  • General overview of correctional sector of public services
  • Managing prison reform
  • Penal system and the prison
  • Correctional facilities administration
  • Prison risk management
  • Strategic planning – MDAs
  • Providing leadership and direction
  • Managing difficult,violent&highriskinmates,includingmanual handling
  • Nigeria panel system & the prison
  • External factors & prison management (regulator, judicial, political & media)
  • Human rights & prisoners
  • Corrective enterprise management
  • Prisoners participation in prison management
  • Preparing inmates for community integration
  • Jail & prison security management (demonstration of hi-tech approach
  • Conflict between formal rules & inmates’ social norms
  • Human rights & prisoners



More Detail
Duration This is a one-week programme spread over 5 working days. working days
Certification A certificate of completion is issued on successful completion of the programme.
Location Dubai-UAE, London-UK
Travel and accommodation Travel and accommodation to be paid for at source by delegates
Fees £3,750(Excl.VAT) per delegate for 1 week
Zenith Professional Training