Date/Time: 
01/11/2011 (All day) to 01/12/2011 (All day)
Location
Address: 

1455 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Suite 400

City: 
Washington, DC
Postal Code: 
20004
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Government Training Inc.
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Don Dickson
Contact Phone: 
301-455-5633
Contact Email: 
Don.Dickson@GovernmentTrainingInc.com
Contact Website: 
www.GovernmentTrainingInc.com
Description: 

Workplace Violence Prevention Training!
Learn the true warning signs to look for, not just possible behaviors, as utilized by those responsible for making such determinations to protect the President of the United States. Participants will walk away understanding how they can assess and intervene to prevent potentially violent situations, manage and monitor at-risk individuals, and begin to develop workplace threat-assessment teams and violence prevention programs that are both successful as well as mitigate liabilities.
This conference is primarily intended for professionals working in or for Government Agencies, Law Enforcement and specialized Corporate Security/Risk Managers.
On-Site Training is available!
To request a proposal and schedule a training contact Don Dickson at Don.Dickson@GovernmentTrainingInc.com or call (301) 455-5633.

Date/Time: 
08/08/2010 (All day) to 08/13/2010 (All day)
Location
Address: 

Washington Marriott
1221 22nd Street, NW

City: 
Washington
Postal Code: 
20037
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
The Office for Victims of Crime
Description: 

Who should attend? Victim service providers and allied professionals, including those who work in:

  • • Justice-based programs.
  • • Community/nonprofit organizations/faith-based programs.
  • • Law enforcement.
  • • Mental health programs.
  • • Elder abuse programs.
  • • Hospitals and medical organizations.
     

Who are the instructors? Trainings are delivered by teams of nationally recognized scholars, researchers, and practitioners with hands-on experience.

What trainings are being offered?

Track 1: Foundation-Level Training: For those with less than 3 years of experience, especially for those from states that do not yet have a State Victim Assistance Academy. 3.2 CEUs will be awarded for full participation and completion of all NVAA requirements.

Track 2: Professional Skill-Building Institute: Timely topics that confront victim service providers on a daily basis. 3.4 CEUs will be awarded for full participation and completion of all NVAA requirements.

Track 3: Leadership Institute : Leadership in victim services, staff development, and strategic planning. 3.3 CEUs will be awarded for full participation and completion of all NVAA requirements.

Detailed information on NVAA.

Application Process. The NVAA August 2010 Application  can be downloaded or completed online. Sign up for the mailing list to receive updates about NVAA.

Fees. The Academy fee is $500, which includes classroom materials, all breakfasts and lunches, two dinners, plus daily snacks. A framed certificate of completion is presented to each graduate. See if you are eligible for a Professional Development Scholarship.

Application deadline is July 16, 2010.

Date/Time: 
04/16/2010 (All day)
Location
Address: 

Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium
1301 Constitution Avenue NW

City: 
Washington
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Office for Victims of Crime
Description: 

OVC annually recognizes individuals and organizations that demonstrate outstanding service in supporting victims and victim services. The award recipients, who are selected from public nominations in eight categories, are extraordinary individuals and programs that provide services to victims of crime. The honorees are announced just before National Crime Victims’ Rights Week commences and honored at the National Crime Victims’ Service Awards.

Date/Time: 
04/15/2010 (All day)
Location
Address: 
U.S. Chamber of Commerce 1615 H Street NW., Washington, DC
City: 
Washington
Postal Code: 
20062
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Office for Victims of Crime
Description: 

The featured speaker is William C. Kellibrew, IV, a victim advocate and President of the William Kellibrew Foundation, a nonprofit resource for individuals and organizations committed to breaking the cycle of violence and poverty. Also providing remarks are U.S. Attorney General Eric H. Holder, Jr.; Assistant Attorney General Laurie O. Robinson; and U.S. Attorney for D.C., Ronald C. Machen, Jr. (invited).
 

Date/Time: 
02/25/2010 (All day)
Location
Address: 

Congressional Meeting Room South,
U.S. Capitol Visitors Center

City: 
Washington
Country: 
253
Description: 

This briefing will highlight a few promising programs and tools that communities, schools, and parents can use to address teen dating violence.

To RSVP or for additional information, please contact Sally Schaeffer at the Family Violence Prevention Fund, 202-682-4663, or sally@endabuse.org.

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