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Remand Centre program mixes military drills with life skills

First of its kind in Canada, the new program combines boot camp drills with skills training in a new approach to reach inmates.
It might look like military training, but it's really a new program and the Edmonton Remand Centre, combining life skills training with boot camp drills. 2:07

The brainchild of a soldier-turned-corrections-officer, a new program at the Edmonton Remand Centre is combining boot camp exercises with more traditional life training.

As the CBC's Scott Stevenson reports, the program is getting positive reviews from guards and inmates alike.