Summary about the Competence Centre for Basic Education in Prisons

The to the SLA central of Switzerland affiliated „ specialis department education in prisons“ is assigned from the KKJPD to convey basic education to the prisoners.

The tasks of the specialist department are determined between KKJPD and the SLA central Switzerland. They cover basically the following tasks:

• Implementation of the basic education in the prison regimes
• Enhancements of the „curriculum basic education in prison regime“
• Evaluation and development of teaching material and new learning opportunities
• Enhancement of the BiSt-Servers
• Quality assurance with the introduction, company and further education of the teachers
• Guidance of the regimes, pubilc authorities, media and  researchers
• Public relations, coordination and networking
• Assistance of the supervision- and supporting organs


Competence Centre for Education in Prisons
Birkenstrasse 8
Postfach 3867
6002 Luzern
Telephone 041 240 78 68