OWDS

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OWDSOffender Workforce Development Specialist (National Institute of Corrections)
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The website includes a number of helpful resources related to the program, including a copy of Administrative Guide: Offender Workforce Development Specialist Partnership Training Program, Second Edition, which outlines the components of the OWDS Partnership Training program, its benefits and requirements.
Between 2004 and 2006, the National Institute of Corrections provided offender workforce development specialist (OWDS) training to a select group of trainers from the Kansas Department of Corrections (KDOC).
At the time of this writing, 16 CI staff successfully completed the 180-hour Offender Workforce Development Specialist certified training course provided by NIC and are in the process of developing a regional plan to provide the Offender Employment Specialist training course to CI staff and stakeholders to help participants:
To further her commitment to successful reentry, Lowery, who was one of only six BOP staff selected, recently completed three weeks of Offender Workforce Development Specialist training.
Carter is a correctional program specialist in the Transition and Offender Workforce Development Division of NIC and program manager of the Offender Workforce Development Specialist Partnership training program.
Offender Workforce Development Specialist (OWDS) Partnership Training is one of NIC's most comprehensive training programs.
The Offender Workforce Development Specialist (OWDS) program, provided by the National Institute of Corrections, is an example of competency-based training.
Offender Workforce Development Specialist (OWDS) Partnership Training provides, by invitation only, an opportunity for select jurisdictions to train a 10-person team as a core group of Offender Workforce Development specialist instructors to develop the local capacity for training additional staff.
During winter 2001, the National Institute of Corrections provided Offender Workforce Development Specialist (OWDS) training to probation officers from the Eastern District of Missouri.
DWD staff overseeing the HIRE program are required to be certified offender workforce development specialists (OWDS) to hold these positions.
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