Monday, September 14, 2020


Firearms Instructor

Monday, September 14, 8:00 AM » Friday, September 18, 5:00 PM

This course will help you develop the additional knowledge, skills and techniques needed to organize and instruct firearms courses:

This course will include:

  • Learner Types & Instructor Styles and how they relate to firearms training; 
  • Legal issues of training firearms;
  • Range rules/Safety rules for firearms training;
  • Target reading;
  • Course of Fire design & planning; and 
  • Planning for training - student needs, range requirements, cost estimating, etc

Who should attend:  For any agency needing a certified firearms instructor

To Register - Contact:

Geri Mason - 406-415-6307 -

Available Credits:  40 Hours POST Credit

Montana Offender ReEntry & Risk Assessment (MORRA)

Monday, September 14, 8:00 AM » Tuesday, September 15, 5:00 PM

September 14-15, 2020            Monday - Tuesday                    8:00am – 5:00pm (each day)  


Big Horn Resort                            1801 Majestic Lane     Billings MT          (406) 545-3542     


To Register Contact:
Jim Pagels
(406) 916-8304

Instructor: Jim Pagels


Research has demonstrated that the use of certain practices in criminal justice decision making can have a profound effect on reducing offender recidivism. One of these practices is the use of validated risk and needs assessment instruments to inform the decision-making process.

Upon completion of this training, participants will be able to:

  • Increase participants knowledge of MORRA risk based assessment system
  • Teach effective interview skills to attain information to complete assessment
  • Attain certification to be able to administer MORRA
  • Understand the importance of criminogenic needs and how they relate to recidivism

Who should attend: Staff that are in direct contact with offenders and are responsible for offender case management. Case Managers, Unit Managers, Institutional Probation and Parole staff, Board of Pardons and Parole.