Jail Trainings


​October 1 - 19, 2017 (3 week academy)



MSA Cancelation Policy:  Cancelations received more than five working days in advance will receive a full refund. Cancelations within five working days receive a refund less 25% administration fee. Day of cancelations and No shows are non-refundable. Substitutions permitted at no charge.


Registrations currently being accepted online for trainings. You will have the ability to pay with credit card or have your agency billed.

You must be logged in to register online or if you are new to our system, create a new user profile.






CLICK HERE for detailed instructions regarding online registration.
CLICK HERE for instructions regarding registering multiple people in one transaction.








 Jail Academy Information:

Registration deadline for those that include lodging is September 18 (per Camp Ripley rules).

Registration deadline for commuter registrations is September 25.



The MSA Jail Academy is a series of trainings held throughout  three weeks at Camp Ripley.



Registrants are able to choose one day, one week or participate in the entire academy.



8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. held daily in the Education Center - except Use of Force


Fall Jail Academy 
October 1 - 20, 2017



CLICK HERE for October 2017 schedule.


CLICK HERE for class descriptions.


Participant Information is below...it is important that each attendee read the participant information.





Online Registration Options:



Please note:  The attendee cell phone and email will be required during registration.



CLICK HERE for full 3 week academy.

(Includes lodging for Sun - Thurs; lunch M-F, Dinner M-Thurs each week)


CLICK HERE for daily registrations.

(The daily registration fee includes lunch, if you would like accommodations or other meals, please indicate your choices - see instructions to the right.)




CLICK HERE for paper registration form


You may also go directly to the MSA Events page to register for any MSA event.




PLEASE register early


Camp Ripley needs time to process the meals and the housing lists as well as the large quantity of materials that need to be sent up for the academy. 


Your consideration is appreciated.


If you want to use Instructor Credits to pay for these classes, please email the paper registration form to Tom at twells@mnsheriffs.org



CLICK HERE for detailed instructions to register online.


(We suggest having the schedule and the paper registration form to look at to help determine your choices and ease in registering.)












  Jail Academy Participant Information
for attendees at Camp Ripley Jail Academy




Camp Ripley Site Map

You will asked to show a valid ID upon entering Camp Ripley

Do not go over the posted speed or use your cell phone while driving on base or you may be ticketed.

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. everyday


ORIENTATION AND CHECK-IN for full three week academy participants will be the first Sunday at 7:00 p.m.

Please contact the Week 1  Site Coordinator if you will be arriving late.



             updated July, 2016