Jail Trainings:

Field Training Officer - Corrections Training

June 25 & 26, 2020 (Class postponed; Date TBD)

CLICK HERE to view the training announcement. (Link not available.)

CLICK HERE to register for this class. (Link not available.)



October 12 - 27, 2020

Registrations are 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.

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.


Jail Academy Information:

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 12 - 27, 2020


CLICK HERE for the 2020 Fall Jail Academy schedule. (Link not yet available.)


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's cell phone number and email will be required during registration.


CLICK HERE to register for the Full 3-Week Academy. (Link not yet available.)


(For the first two weeks, includes: lodging for Sun - Thurs; lunch M-F, dinner M-Thurs.  For the third week, includes: lodging for Sun and Mon; lunch on Mon and Tues, and dinner on Mon.)​


CLICK HERE for weekly registrations. (Link not yet available.)



CLICK HERE for daily registrations.

(The daily registration fee includes lunch.  If you need lodging or other meals, please indicate your choices--Please see instructions to the right.)​



CLICK HERE for the paper registration form. (Link not yet available.)



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 check in by 9:00 pm Sunday and orientation will be Monday morning at 8:00 am. 

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



             updated July, 2016