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Correctional Training Institute

Located in New Castle, the Correctional Training Institute, servers as the headquarters for the Department’s Division of Staff Development and Training. The Correctional Training Institute offers 10 modern classrooms, participant lodging, and other accommodations for our guests.

Correctional Training Institute
2050 N. Co. Rd. 50 East
New Castle, IN 47362
(765) 521-0230

General Information

The following information is to assist you with questions you may have while planning and or attending training at the Correctional Training Institute.

SD&T Registration and Cancellation

Register for classes by contacting your Facility Training Department, Regional Training Manager, or through established methods at your Facility/District. If you are registered for a program, you are expected to attend. Your facility training department should be notified as soon as possible of any cancellations so that others can have the opportunity to attend. If a program is cancelled, registered participants will be notified.

Dress Code

Participants are expected to follow IDOC Grooming and Dress Policy/Procedure guidelines when attending training programs, unless notified otherwise by training staff.

Training Classes - What to Bring

The following is a list of items you will need to bring while attending classes:

Pen, Pencil, Pad of Paper and Highlighter. Additionally, bring any materials that may have been provide to you in advance of the program (e.g. Lesson Plans, Study Manuals, Participant Manuals, etc.).


Lodging request must be submitted through the Facility Training Coordinator, Training Liaison, or Regional Training Manager. Staff Development and Training will make every attempt to provide lodging for all training participants, when appropriate. If there is lodging available, you will not be reimbursed for out of pocket expenses incurred for off grounds lodging.

Participants are responsible for keeping their room locked at all times.

On the last day of your stay, your personal items must be removed from your room and your key turned in prior to the start of your program.

What to Bring

The following is a list of items you may wish to bring while lodging at CTI:

Towels/Washcloths, Facility ID Cards, Non-Electric Alarm Clock, and Personal Hygiene Items (soap, toothpaste/tooth brush, deodorant, etc.)

Americans with Disabilities Act

We abide by the regulations and requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and will provide reasonable accommodations to anyone making such request.

Emergency Plans

Emergency Plans are established for the protection of participants, staff and offenders. In the event of an emergency, follow the directions of the classroom instructor, who will implement these procedures.