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 for the first two days and from 9:30am-6:30pm on day three, lunch will be on your own. Scholarships may be provided to certified centers required to travel for this event.
Hotel Information: The Core Competency Institute will be held at Hampton Inn by Hilton in Dade 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 (352) 567-5277. Please provide group code FC2 for a room rate of $119.00/night. Cut off date is March 1st or when 15 rooms are booked under this group. For any questions or assistance needed please contact: Maritza Ramirez, Advocacy Training and Technical Assistance Coordinator at email@example.com