Training Workshop on dynamic safety and management for staff grade prison officers has been organized and conducted on 25/26 March 2021 at the auditorium of the Jetwing Light House Hotel-Galle. 33 officers including the Superintendent of Prisons, Assistant Superintendent of Prisons, Chief Jailors, and Class 1 Jailors participated to the workshop.
Knowledge on the methodology of facing challenges as a manager, effective leadership, role of a manager and how to be a role model, dynamic security and management, how to communicate productively at the workplace was given at the training.
The opening of the workshop was held under the patronage of the Hon. State Minister of Prison Management and Prisoners Rehabilitation, Mr.Lohan Ratwatte. Furthermore, Secretary to the Ministry, Retired Major General, Mr.V.R.de Silva, Commissioner General of Prisons, Mr.H.N.T.N.Upuldenya, Additional Commissioner General of Prisons, Mr.T.I.Uduwara, Commissioner of Prisons (Administration & Rehabilitation), Mr.Chandana Ekanayake, Commissioner of Prisons (Industries), Mr.Malin Liyanage, Representative of UNODC, Head of Office Mr.Troels Vester, SubHead, a representative of the Association, Mr.Thorsten Bargfrede.