How does one become a Corrections officer?
I would like to become a corrections officer who works in prisons, but what steps would I need to take? Are there any minimum requirements? A certain weight? Anything like that? So how would I go about it? I'm 25 years old and a female and I reside in Virginia.
Asked By: Ashley - 10/2/2010
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There are different types of prisons. You either work for the state or local law enforcement. Since I don't know where in Virginia you live, I can't give you any info on the local law enforcement jobs. For the state prison, you can apply here: http://www.vadoc.state.va.us/careers/apply.shtm
Answered By: Jenny - 10/2/2010
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You should be able to find an answer to most of your questions at http://www.vadoc.state.va.us/careers/
Answered By: Michael R - 10/2/2010
look at wikipedia: Department of Corerections VA read the article and enter web site. Good luck
Answered By: ahsoasho2u2 - 10/2/2010
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