Prison guards watch over and maintain order among inmates of prisons, reformatories or penitentiaries.
Assisting with the implementation of rehabilitation programs
Linked Education ( CESM Codes ) :
1905 - Criminal Justice and Corrections
541301 - Prison Officer
Description : Supervises and controls the activities of inmates in a prison or other correctional institution.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : No
Specializations : Cell Block Attendant, Correction Facility Worker, Correctional Officer, Custodial Officer, Custodial Services Officer, Gaoler, Prison Guard, Prison Warden
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Source Of Info:
Source : Organising Framework for Occupations (OFO) 2013, Department of Higher Education and Training, Republic of South Africa