This three day 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: foundations of the battered women's movement, survivor focused advocacy, complexities of advocacy, domestic violence and it's impact on children and self care.
***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 each day, lunch will be on your own.
Scholarships may be provided to certified domestic violence centers required to travel 50 miles or more for this event. Please select the response "Yes I request a scholarship" under the Scholarship Request section in order to apply for scholarship.
Hotel Information: The Core Competency Institute will be held at Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in Lake City, FL. You must reserve your own hotel room. FCADV is not responsible for reserving participants hotel rooms. The hotel phone number for reservations is (386) 466-1014.
To reserve under group rate let the hotel know you would like to reserve under “Coalition”. Group rate available until 8/15/18.
Hotel Parking Fee: Free
For any questions, accommodations or assistance needed please contact: Maritza Ramirez, Advocacy Training and Technical Assistance Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org