(a)  The Commission may waive an officer's completion of the Commission-accredited training course upon receiving documentary evidence from the North Carolina Department of Correction that the officer has satisfactorily completed equivalent training. All such officers, however, shall serve a one year period of probationary certification as defined in 12 NCAC 09G .0303.

(b)  Training received in states with laws governing or regulating corrections officer training shall, if subject to such review, have been approved or certified by the appropriate agency of the state in which the training was received.

(c)  The Commission shall prescribe as a condition of certification supplementary or remedial training deemed necessary to equate previous training with current standards.

(d)  The Commission shall require satisfactory performance on a written examination as proof of equivalent training.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 17C-6; 17C-10;

Temporary Adoption Eff. January 1, 2001;

Eff. August 1, 2002;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. May 25, 2019.