OffenderWatch User Training

Live Webinar

Live Online Every Month

Free live webcasts by our experts for those wanting the most from OffenderWatch. Get started quickly or stop in for a refresher, learn what’s new and bring questions!

OffenderWatch Basics

2 PM CST, second Tuesday each month. Interactive, instructor lead, 45 minutes, with Q&A following.

Get acquainted with OffenderWatch in this live online tutorial designed for the new user or those who need a refresher. In about 45 minutes, you will learn the fundamentals of managing offenders and how to notify the public through OffenderWatch.

Topics include:

  • Adding/Editing Offenders
  • Searching your Database
  • Forms and Reports
  • Registration/Verification
  • Mapping Offenders and finding Proximity Violators
  • E-Mail Notifications and the Public Website

OffenderWatch Advanced

 2 PM CST, third Tuesday each month. Interactive, instructor lead, 45 minutes, with Q&A following.

If you’ve already acquainted with OffenderWatch,  join us in an interactive session to ask questions and go into greater depth with what you need to be more proficient with OffenderWatch.

Here are a few of the topics that will be covered:

  • Manually Mapping an Offender’s Location (Homeless or Bad Address)
  • Verifications for an offender managed by another agency
  • Utilities (Address Checker, COP certification, Employer/ Volunteer/ Facility)
  • Access to a “Linked Agency” record
  • Quick Verification Entry and Verification Quick View



Machelle Byrne

Tuesday Webinars are presented by Machelle Byrne.  As a member of the implementation team, Machelle has successfully fielded hundreds of agencies with OffenderWatch.  Bring your questions!

Live Webinar

Quick Videos

Come back soon!  We are in the studio producing new quick takes on the key skills you need.  Always available as a reference while you work.

On Site

Our professional staff can provide on-site user training at a regional facility in most states. This in-person instruction is tailored to your state’s processes and statutes. Depending on the size of the facility, several agencies may benefit by participating together. Contact

Train with Us

We can provide training for your entire team at our new facility in Mandeville, LA. We offer an intense two-day series of hands-on classes to get your team quickly proficient in all aspects of using OffenderWatch to ensure compliance and efficiently managing your registry.  Classes are tailored to the needs of participants and applicable state statutes.  Open dates are announced through email to OffenderWatch users. For more information, please contact your OffenderWatch territory manager or

Get C.O.P. Certified

Test your proficiency with OffenderWatch.  You will receive a Certified OffenderWatch Professional certificate, a lapel pin, our respect and the envy of other users.  Access C.O.P. Testing from the Help Menu of OffenderWatch.