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Training Opportunities in 2023

Please use the tabs below to find training opportunities. This page will be updated with new training opportunities as they become available.

January

 

SCVAN Legal Lunch & Learn:

Legal Issues for Survivors of Homicide Victims

Sponsor:  South Carolina Victim Assistance Network SCVAN

 Date & Time: January 18, 2023 from 12:00 pm – 01:00 pm

Credit Hours: 1 hour

Location:  Online Webinar

Agenda:

12:00 pm                Common Victims’ Rights Issues for Survivors of Homicide Victims

12:20 pm:               Best Practices and Resources for Victims

12:40 pm:               Overview of the Probate Process

 

Description:  This workshop focuses on the legal issues faced by survivors of homicide victims. It will cover best practices for working with these victims, common victims’ rights issues that arise in these cases, victim-survivor resources, and an overview of the probate process.

To Register:   https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_3gGC5Av5TdG7LWSJx36xRQ

Contact:  Rebekah Hiatt 803-542-1312

This webinar must be attended to receive VSP credit, viewing a recorded copy will not provide VSP credit.

 

February

Save the Date for SCCADVASA Basic Core Training

  • Registration: Wednesday, January 25 – Monday, Feb 6
  • Introductory Meeting: Monday, February 13 @ 2:00 PM
  • Large Group Meeting: Tuesday, April 25 from 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

For more training information & registration: https://www.sccadvasa.org/basic-training/

*Please note, all courses for Victim Service Provider Basic Training will close on the specified date or when the cohort reaches full capacity.


Save the date for the SC Victims' Rights Week Conference!

The 36th Annual SC Victims' Rights Week Conference will be held in April 2023! The crime victim scholarship online application form is now open.

For more information or to apply, please visit:

http://www.scvan.org/vrw

Please note that the 15 hour "Basic Core" curriculum will be offered only during the virtual week of the conference: April 17-21, 2023.

March

Save the date for the SC Victims' Rights Week Conference!

The 36th Annual SC Victims' Rights Week Conference will be held in April 2023! The crime victim scholarship online application form is now open.

For more information or to apply, please visit:

http://www.scvan.org/vrw

Please note that the 15 hour "Basic Core" curriculum will be offered only during the virtual week of the conference: April 17-21, 2023.

April

May

“BASIC CORE” TRAINING FOR VICTIM SERVICE PROVIDERS

Sponsor:  South Carolina Coalition against Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault (SCCADVASA)
Date & Time:  May 23, 2022 – August 2, 2022

  • Registration: Monday, May 2 – Friday, May 13
  • Introductory Meeting: Monday, May 23 @ 2:00 PM
  • Deadline to complete online courses – Monday, July 25
  • Group Meeting – Tuesday, August 2 from 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Credit Hours:  15 
Location:   Online

*Please note, all courses for Victim Service Provider Basic Training will close on the specified date or when the cohort reaches full capacity.

Program Description: SCCADVASA’s Basic Training for Victim Service Providers provides an intensive, interactive learning experience where new victim service providers gain the foundational knowledge and professional skills they need to use a strengths-based approach to provide direct services to Victims of Crime, while also advocating for the rights of survivors, educating to bring about awareness and prevention, and collaborating with allies across the state.

Core Courses:  Basic VSPs will be able to complete all 15 hours of their core requirement by completing this training. *You must attend the entire training to receive any VSP Continuing Education Credits. The Basic Training Course is a 15-hour course – 11.5 hours online and the remaining hours are on a scheduled webinar.

  • Online portion:  must be completed priorto attending the webinar portion of this training.  Check the links below for each training’s online opening dates & information.
  • Webinar portion: Group meeting Tuesday April 26, 2022 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Contact: Tricia Phaup at 803.256.2900 or Registration@sccadvasa.org

For additional information, fees & registration instructions please click the following link: http://www.sccadvasa.org/basic-training-for-victim-service-providers/

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Save the Date for SCCADVASA Basic Core Training

Second Training Session 2023 — May 22, 2023 – August 1, 2023

  • Registration: Monday, May 1 – Friday, May 12
  • Introductory Meeting: Monday, May 22 @ 2:00 PM
  • Large Group Meeting: Tuesday, August 1 from 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

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Save the Date for SCCADVASA Basic Core Training

Third Training Session 2023 — Sept. 11, 2023 – Nov. 14, 2023

  • Registration: Monday, August 21 – Friday, September 1
  • Introductory Meeting: Monday, September 11 @ 2:00 PM
  • Large Group Meeting: Tuesday, November 14 from 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

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December

Basic Core Training for Victim Service Providers - 

Sponsor:  Orangeburg County Sheriff’s Office Victims Services Unit &

                 The South Carolina Victim Assistance Network (SCVAN)

 Date:  Wednesday, November 30, 2022 – Friday, December 2, 2022

Time:  9:00am – 5:00pm

 This is a free In-person Training with limited space - Class is FULL

Registration deadline is November 30, 2020

 OVSEC-Course # 0848

Approved Credit Hours: 15

Core Courses:   This training will enable VSPs to complete the 15 hour “Basic Core” curriculum required to become a certified VSP in the state of South Carolina.   Please note

*You must attend the entire training to meet the requirements & activate your VSP certification.

 For more information:  Contact  Chandra McPherson Gibbs at 803.308.7684 or email at cmcpherson@orangeburgcounty.org

Registration linkhttps://www.scvan.org/basiccore

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