Thank you for electing to participate in the Sexual Offender Management Team Training.
Please select a training module from the list below.

Module 1: Using the Containment Model at the Local Level
Description: In this module, you will learn about a new approach to managing offenders that is aimed at reducing victimization and ensuring safer communities. Topics include: Team Member Perspectives, The Sexual Offender Containment Model, Creating a Team, and Examples of Teams in action.Transcript
Time: Approximately 30 minutes
Evaluation: 21 questions

Module 2: Dynamics and Typologies
Description: In this module, you will examine standard typologies or classificatiions of sex offenders, and then look at some of the theories behind sex offending. Topics covered include: Removing Terminology Barriers, Clinical and Clinical-Forensic Approaches, Theory-Driven Approaches, Single Factor Theories, and Multi-Factor Theories. Transcript
Time: Approximately 55 minutes
Evaluation: 28 Questions

Module 3: Pre-Sentence Investigations
Description: In this module, you will be taught how the Pre-Sentence Investigation is used as a tool by other professionals as offenders move through the criminal justice system into the community. Topics covered include: Team Roles, Document Review, Interviews, The PSI Report, and SOAB Assessments. Transcript
Time: Approximately 70 minutes
Evaluation: 41 Questions

Module 4: Risk Assessment
Description: In this module, you will learn about different risk assessments and how they are used as effective tools for evaluating types of offending and the likelihood of re-offense. Topics covered include: Predicition vs. Probability, Team Roles, Top Factors, Static and Dynamic Risk Factors, and Specific Risk Assessment Tools. Transcript
Time:
Approximately 45 minutes
Evaluation: 27 questions

Module 5: Treatment
Description: In this module, you will understand the work of treatment providers in the containment process and the partnership they have with supervising agents. Topics covered include: Team Roles, Selecting a Treatment Provider, Treatment Modalities, and Program Components. Transcript
Time: Approximately 45 minutes
Evaluation: 26 questions

Module 6: Supervision
Description: In this module, you will focus on a critical part of the containment process: supervision. Topics covered include: Team Roles, Specialized Supervision Strategies for Sex Offenders, Residence Planning, Home Visits, and Employment Considerations. Transcript
Time: Approximately 60 minutes
Evaluation: 41 questions

Module 7: The Use of the Polygraph
Descrption: In this module, you will learn how the polygraph is used as a tool to uncover deception and facilitate containment. Topics covered include: Team Roles, Polygraph Process, Types of Examinations, and Reaults. Transcript
Time: Approximately 50 minutes
Evaluation: 31 questions