The very first Diploma in Correctional Management course in Maldives has started today.
Starting ceremony held at Maafushi Prison was honored by Deputy Commissioner of Prisons (DCP) Hassan Zilaal, joined by Commissioned Officers and participants of the program.
This program conducted by Institute for Correctional Studies (ICOST), is held targeting prison officers of Maldives Correctional Service (MCS).
The main purpose of this program is to make them educationally and skillfully capable people, and to teach them how to solve management leveled disputes.
This program is approved by Maldives Qualification Authority, and is programmed for 1 year.
Moreover, modules of this program will be taught by lectures with degrees and higher leveled certificates in correctional management field.
A total of 101 prison officers partook in this program. Classes of this program will take place at Maafushi Prison lecture Hall.