Thursday, June 17, 2021


Montana Offender Re-Entry & Risk Assessment (MORRA)

Wednesday, June 16, 8:00 AM » Thursday, June 17, 5:00 PM

Montana Offender Re-Entry & Risk Assessment (MORRA)

McKinley Gym - Butte

Instructor: Jim Pagels

June 16-17, 2021              Wednesday-Thursday
8:00am – 5:00pm (each day)  


 McKinley Gym                               900 West Broadway                     Butte MT


To Register Contact:
Geri Mason
(406) 415-6307


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.

Cell Extraction

Thursday, June 17, 12:00 PM » 4:00 PM

Cell Extraction

 Montana Women’s Prison - Billings

Instructor(s): Tim Hosa & Jason Ness

June 17, 2021                   Thursday                       12:00pm-4:00pm

Montana Women’s Prison
701 S 27th Street
Billings, MT

To Register Contact:
Tim Hosa
(406) 247-5118

Cost: Free

POST Credit Available


At the conclusion of this lesson, participants will:

Determine the need for a cell extraction;

Recognize and utilize equipment for cell extraction;

Know each team member’s positions and responsibilities; and

Know the after care of the offender extracted

Who should attend: All uniformed staff