Objectifs du programme

The Youth and Adult Correctional Intervention program trains technicians in the fields of delinquency prevention and the social integration of delinquents, working with delinquents both before they commit offences and after the application of court decisions or non-judicial measures. The technician will have daily interaction directly with youth and adults both before and after a delinquent act, with both men and women, or with victims of a criminel act. The technician will work in closed environments, semi- and open environments, mainly in provincial or federal detention facilities, residential centres, youth centres or different community organizations.

Durée de la formation

Spécifique (heures)Totale (heures)
18602520

Total length of training includes general training that is common to all programs for 420 hours, general training for this program for 150 hours as well as complementary general training courses for 90 hours.


Duration of training consists of theory and lab work for courses; personal time that the student invests is excluded.

Contenu du programme

Numéro ou code Énoncé de la compétence
030J To analyze the job function
030K To refer to legislation on delinquency
030L To analyze the origin of delinquency
030M To characterize types of delinquency
030N To establish contact with a delinquent, family members, or the persons close to a delinquent
030P To consider social and ethnocultural diverstiy
030Q To deal with drug use by a delinquent
030R To understand how interventions relate to the application of legal measures
030S To deal with a delinquent with mental health problems
030T To assess the risk of a person acting delinquently
030U To work as part of a team under a delinquency intervention organization
030V To observe delinquents in their living environment
030W To refer a delinquent, a family member or a persom close to a delinquent to a community resource
030X To base delinquency intervention work on clinical approaches
030Y To apply delinquency intervention techniques
030Z To consider ethics an professional values while working in delinquency intervention
0310 To perform security interventions
0311 To intervene on a daily basis to modify a delinquent's behaviour
0312 To intervene with delinquents in crisis situations
0313 To intervene to assert authority
0314 To intervene to provide assistance for a delinquent
Number of hours alloted to specific training: 1860 hours

Conditions d'admission et préalables

To be admitted to the program, a person must meet the general requirements for admission set out in the College Education Regulations, as well as the following special conditions, where applicable:

• no requirements

Organismes scolaires offrant le programme

Collège J/S
Cégep John Abbott

Agent des services correctionnels

Les techniciennes et les techniciens en intervention de délinquance interviennent dans les maisons de transition, les centres jeunesse et les divers milieux de jeunes présentant des problèmes de délinquance. Comme agentes et agents des services correctionnels, ils surveillent et escortent les détenus. Ils procèdent à l’admission des personnes, effectuent des fouilles et interviennent dans des contextes de crise et en situation d’autorité. En milieu carcéral, ils peuvent avoir à élaborer et appliquer des programmes de réinsertion sociale et en faire le suivi. C’est un métier essentiel pour qui est en mesure de faire preuve d’autonomie, de contrôle et d’honnêteté. Une carrière comme agent des services correctionnels exige une excellente condition physique, une résistance au stress et de la vigilance.

Formation(s) connexe(s)

Techniques d'éducation spécialisée
Techniques de travail social
Techniques policières

Salaire moyen

Agent des services correctionnels — 29,35 $

Appellation(s) d'emploi

Agent/agente des services correctionnels
Éducateur spécialisé/éducatrice spécialisée pour personnes ayant des besoins spéciaux
Intervenant/intervenante des services à la jeunesse
Intervenant/intervenante en toxicomanie

Relation avec le marché du travail

Information provenant du MES et du MEQ

Insertion au marché du travail   (Information provenant du MES et du MEQ)

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