Course Description – Online Training
This state mandated online certification training is the first step for anyone interested in working directly with victims and survivors of domestic violence, sexual violence, and child abuse in Connecticut. Individuals can also take this training for professional development and a certificate of completion will be awarded after successful completion. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. The training fee is $300. The fee will be waived for accepted interns at The Center for Family Justice (CFJ).
This intensive 40+ hour course is led by CFJ’s professional staff as well as experts from our community. Topics covered include the dynamics of domestic violence, sexual violence and child abuse, trauma informed approaches, strength-based safety planning, hope centered advocacy, and community collaboration strategies. Sessions will also focus on state confidentiality requirements, violence prevention, working with diverse communities, community, and national resources as well as strategies for social change. Participants will take part in engaging discussions and interactive group activities.
The June certification training will start on Tuesday, June 7 and end on Saturday, June 25, 2022. Specific dates/times are below (Eastern Daylight Time). The next training will be scheduled for September 2022.
Training Dates/Times (EDT)
Tuesday, June 7, 10:00-3:00pm
Thursday, June 9, 10:00-3:00pm
Saturday, June 11, 10:00-3:00pm
Tuesday, June 14, 10:00-3:00pm
Thursday, June 16, 10:00-3:00pm
Saturday, June 18, 10:00-3:00pm
Tuesday, June 21, 3:00-8:00pm* [NOTE later training time]
Thursday, June 23, 10:00-3:00pm
Saturday, June 25, 10:00-3:00pm
Upcoming Date(s) and Time(s)
- Online Certification Training
June 7, 2022 - June 25, 2022
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Venue: Live Webinar