Members Only

Welcome to the Member's Only section!  This page provides IACTP members with exclusive access to a variety of resources. Take a few minutes to scroll through the offerings. If you have questions, please contact the IACTP office at

Click on the years below and you will have access to the current and back issues of our association's journal "The Correctional Trainer."
(if you have trouble accessing the online file, please contact the IACTP office at & ask if a .pdf copy can be emailed to you)

Corrections Staff Health: Mission Critical
Living Beyond the Comfort Zone
Classroom Control in the Digital Age
• Psychological Capital (NOTE-advance to 0:30 mark to start)
• Generations at Work: Why Can't We All Just Get Along (NOTE-advance to 7:08 mark to start)
• 5 Steps to a Great Presentation
• Intentional Leadership in the 21st Century

Some of the following resources are hyperlinked; the remaining documents can be obtained by emailing or calling 859-333-4209.

The materials in the Resource Library have been provided to IACTP by various sources.  IACTP assumes no responsibility for the material's content quality, accuracy, or usefulness.  The listing of the material is not an IACTP endorsement. You are encouraged to contact the IACTP office ( if you find errors or problems with any of the content. 

1.  PowerPoint – Contraband Concealment Tricks
2.  PowerPoint – Contraband Control
2.  PowerPoint – 25 Laws of Contraband

Drug Identification
1.  PowerPoint – “K2Slides” (provided by Missouri DOC)
2.  PowerPoint –“The New High” (provided by Missouri DOC)
3.  PowerPoint – K2 and the Synthetic Cannabinoids: Pharmacology, Effects and Chemical Analysis 
     (provided by SlideShare, click HERE)
4.  PDF – “PrivateSource: The New High” (provided by Missouri DOC)
5.  PDF – “The NewHigh (Drug Identification)” (provided by Missouri DOC)
6.  PDF – “The NewDrug Lesson Plan” (provided by Missouri DOC)
7.  Video – Synthetic Drugs (provided by NIC Resource Center)
     Summary: Three facts regarding synthetic drugs – bath salts, K3, Spice – are explained in this   
     short but excellent video. Synthetic drugs are not safe, are not legal alternatives to marijuana,       
    and are not like ecstasy. – click HERE
8.  Curriculum – Medication Assisted Treatment Course (provided by NIC Resource Center) – click
9.  Handout – K2 Spice Awareness II (provided by NIC Resource Center) – click HERE
10.  Webinar – Understanding K2 and Bath Salts (provided by NIC Resource Center) – click HERE
11.  Website – How to Spot Synthetic Marijuana Symptoms (provided by NIC Resource Center) – click HERE.


IACTP Webinar PPT Slides
1.  Psychological Capital (from March 28, 2018 Webinar)
2.  Classroom Control in the Digital Age (from May 16, 2018 Webinar)

International Standards - Europe
2.  Guidelines on Human Rights & the Fight Against Terrorism
4.  Deep Custody: Segregation Units & Close Supervision Centres in England & Wales
5.  European Convention for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or   

International Standards - United Nations
9.  Tokyo Rules ~ United Nations Standard Minimum Rules for Non-Custodial Measures
10.  United Nations and International Standards

Standards - Law Enforcement
1.  SWAT Standards: Tactical Response & Operations Standard for Law Enforcement Agencies

Training Analysis, Development, and Evaluation

Training Icebreakers
1. IACTP Icebreakers (Volume 1)
2. IACTP Icebreakers (Volume 2)

Training Manuals and Resources
1.  Basic Principles on the Use of Force and Firearms by Law Enforcement Officials
2.  Basic Training Manual for Correctional Workers
3.  Ohio Jail Administrator’s Handbook 2nd Edition
4.  Principles of Management: Manual for Prison Directors
5.  Prison Officer Training Course (Sample)
6.  Public Relations: How to Do It
7.  Staff Training on Radicalization and Violent Extremist Inmates