Core Competency Institute

08/29/2017 - 8:30am to 08/31/2017 - 5:30pm
Cheeca Lodge and Spa
81801 Overseas Hwy
Islamorada, FL 33036

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 centers required to travel for this event.

The Core Competency Institute will be held at Cheeca Lodge and Spa in Islamorada, FL. You must reserve your own hotel room. FCADV is not responsible for reserving participants hotel rooms. The hotel phone number for reservations is (305) 712-7166. For any questions or assistance needed please contact: Maritza Rodriguez, Advocacy Training and Technical Assistance Coordinator at

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