This training provides twenty four hours of the thirty hours of training required of certified domestic violence center advocates and volunteers in order to qualify for victim-advocate privileged communications under Florida law. Topics to be addressed include: The Herstory of the Battered Women's Movement, Domestic Violence Overview, Empowerment, The Impact of Trauma, Safety Planning and Risk Assesments, Working with Children and Youth, Answering the Hotline, Cultural Humility, Primary Prevention, FCADV Standards, Confidentiality, Advocacy, among others.
***This three day training is open only to active advocates and volunteers of Florida certified domestic violence centers***
The training will occur from 8:30am-5:30pm.
Lunch will be on your own.
Scholarships may be provided to certified centers required to travel for this event.
The Core Competency Institute will be held at the Four Points by Sheraton.
You must reserve your own hotel room.
FCADV is not responsible for reserving participants hotel rooms.
The hotel phone number for reservations is (850) 422-0071.
Deadline to book sleeping rooms is July 22nd; government rate $102.00/night.
There is no fee for parking at this hotel.
For any questions or assistance needed please contact: Maritza Ramirez, Advocacy Training and Technical Assistance Specialist at ramirez_maritza@fcadv.