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Feb
7
Tue
Creating a Community Action Plan for the Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse @ Online
Feb 7 @ 8:00 am – Feb 8 @ 4:00 pm
Creating a Community Action Plan for the Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse @ Online

Join other child-serving professionals to create a plan of action for preventing child sexual abuse of youth in your care. Learn the signs and symptoms of child sexual abuse, mandated reporter and stakeholder responsibilities. Identify strengths and weaknesses of current prevention practices, and develop an action plan, using the Strategic Prevention Dashboard, for your organization. This course is open to all members of child serving organizations such as preschool, after-school care, summer camps, church groups, athletic associations or others responsible for the care of minors.

REGISTER

Register by Jan 8, 2023. For information concerning continuing education units, please view our policies page.

Training Schedule:
February 7 | 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Eastern
February 8 | 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Eastern
You will have a one hour lunch at 12:30 pm each day.

To receive a certificate, you must actively participate, complete the entire training and an evaluation and the end of class.

What’s In It For You

Upon completion of this training, you will be able to:

  • Identify signs and symptoms of child sexual abuse
  • Identify community stakeholders and define their roles in preventing child sexual abuse
  • Define Mandated Reporter and their legal and ethical responsibilities
  • Identify strengths and weaknesses of stakeholder current prevention practices
  • Create an action plan to improve the prevention of child sexual abuse within your organization/agency (internally) and throughout your community (externally)
Is This Training For You?
  • Community Corrections Officer
  • Court System Personnel
  • Educator
  • Emergency Management
  • Law Enforcement
  • Law Enforcement Support
  • Prosecutors
  • Social Workers
  • Tribes/Tribal Partners
  • Victim Service Providers
Mar
13
Mon
Conducting Child Abuse Investigations @ Indianapolis, IN
Mar 13 @ 8:30 am – Mar 17 @ 4:30 pm
Conducting Child Abuse Investigations @ Indianapolis, IN

Gather up-to-date information for the investigation and prosecution of all types of child abuse cases utilizing a multidisciplinary team (MDT) approach. Learn about medical evidence, interviewing child victims/witnesses and adult suspects/witnesses, along with legal issues involved in the investigation and prosecution of child physical and sexual abuse cases. Discuss trends in offenders’ use of technology, the use of child sexual abuse material (CSAM), and sextortion. Learn law enforcement investigative techniques that capitalize on new technology.

There is NO FEE to attend this training. Tuition, student materials, and instructional costs are provided by the Missing and Exploited Children Training and Technical Assistance Program. Additionally, the cost of lodging for non-federal attendees will also be covered the nights of March 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th, and 16th. Class ends at noon PM on Friday, March 16th. Lodging arrangements will be made by MEC Training and TA. Attendees will be responsible for their own travel, food, parking and ancillary expenses associated with attending this training.

REGISTER

Registration Deadline: January 29, 2023.

For information concerning continuing education units, please view our policies page.

Training Schedule:
March 13, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
March 14, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
March 15, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
March 16, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
March 17, 2023 | 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

What’s In It For You:

Upon completion or this training, you will be able to:

  • Describe the type of injuries a child may sustain and those that may or may not be as a result of abuse
  • Define child physical and child sexual abuse
  • Define characteristics of victims and offenders of child abuse
  • Describe preferred practices for interviewing minor victims and offending suspects
  • Describe legal considerations for investigating and prosecuting child physical and child sexual abuse cases
Is This Training For You?
  • Law Enforcement
  • Prosecutors
  • Social Workers
  • Tribes/Tribal Partners
Apr
3
Mon
Conducting Child Abuse Investigations @ Murfreesboro, TN
Apr 3 @ 8:30 am – Apr 7 @ 4:30 pm
Conducting Child Abuse Investigations @ Murfreesboro, TN

Gather up-to-date information for the investigation and prosecution of all types of child abuse cases utilizing a multidisciplinary team (MDT) approach. Learn about medical evidence, interviewing child victims/witnesses and adult suspects/witnesses, along with legal issues involved in the investigation and prosecution of child physical and sexual abuse cases. Discuss trends in offenders’ use of technology, the use of child sexual abuse material (CSAM), and sextortion. Learn law enforcement investigative techniques that capitalize on new technology.

There is NO FEE to attend this training. Tuition, student materials, and instructional costs are provided by the Missing and Exploited Children Training and Technical Assistance Program. Additionally, the cost of lodging for non-federal attendees will also be covered the nights of April 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6. Class ends at noon PM on Friday, April 6th. Lodging arrangements will be made by MEC Training and TA. Attendees will be responsible for their own travel, food, parking and ancillary expenses associated with attending this training.

REGISTER

Registration Deadline: February 19, 2023.

For information concerning continuing education units, please view our policies page.

Training Schedule:
April 3, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
April 4, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
April 5, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
April 6, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
April 7, 2023 | 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

What’s In It For You:

Upon completion or this training, you will be able to:

  • Describe the type of injuries a child may sustain and those that may or may not be as a result of abuse
  • Define child physical and child sexual abuse
  • Define characteristics of victims and offenders of child abuse
  • Describe preferred practices for interviewing minor victims and offending suspects
  • Describe legal considerations for investigating and prosecuting child physical and child sexual abuse cases
Is This Training For You?
  • Law Enforcement
  • Prosecutors
  • Social Workers
  • Tribes/Tribal Partners
Jun
26
Mon
Conducting Child Abuse Investigations @ Phoenix, AZ
Jun 26 @ 10:30 am – Jun 30 @ 6:30 pm
Conducting Child Abuse Investigations @ Phoenix, AZ

Gather up-to-date information for the investigation and prosecution of all types of child abuse cases utilizing a multidisciplinary team (MDT) approach. Learn about medical evidence, interviewing child victims/witnesses and adult suspects/witnesses, along with legal issues involved in the investigation and prosecution of child physical and sexual abuse cases. Discuss trends in offenders’ use of technology, the use of child sexual abuse material (CSAM), and sextortion. Learn law enforcement investigative techniques that capitalize on new technology.

Tuition, student materials, and instructional costs are provided by the Missing and Exploited Children Training and Technical Assistance Program.

REGISTER

Registration Deadline: May 12, 2023.

For information concerning continuing education units, please view our policies page.

Training Schedule:
June 26, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
June 27, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
June 28, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
June 29, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
June 30, 2023 | 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

What’s In It For You:

Upon completion or this training, you will be able to:

  • Describe the type of injuries a child may sustain and those that may or may not be as a result of abuse
  • Define child physical and child sexual abuse
  • Define characteristics of victims and offenders of child abuse
  • Describe preferred practices for interviewing minor victims and offending suspects
  • Describe legal considerations for investigating and prosecuting child physical and child sexual abuse cases
Is This Training For You?
  • Law Enforcement
  • Prosecutors
  • Social Workers
  • Tribes/Tribal Partners
Jul
24
Mon
Conducting Child Abuse Investigations @ Sioux Falls, SD
Jul 24 @ 9:30 am – Jul 28 @ 5:30 pm
Conducting Child Abuse Investigations @ Sioux Falls, SD

Gather up-to-date information for the investigation and prosecution of all types of child abuse cases utilizing a multidisciplinary team (MDT) approach. Learn about medical evidence, interviewing child victims/witnesses and adult suspects/witnesses, along with legal issues involved in the investigation and prosecution of child physical and sexual abuse cases. Discuss trends in offenders’ use of technology, the use of child sexual abuse material (CSAM), and sextortion. Learn law enforcement investigative techniques that capitalize on new technology.

Tuition, student materials, and instructional costs are provided by the Missing and Exploited Children Training and Technical Assistance Program.

REGISTER

Registration Deadline: June 9, 2023.

For information concerning continuing education units, please view our policies page.

Training Schedule:
July 24, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
July 25, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
July 26, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
July 27, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
July 28, 2023 | 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

What’s In It For You:

Upon completion or this training, you will be able to:

  • Describe the type of injuries a child may sustain and those that may or may not be as a result of abuse
  • Define child physical and child sexual abuse
  • Define characteristics of victims and offenders of child abuse
  • Describe preferred practices for interviewing minor victims and offending suspects
  • Describe legal considerations for investigating and prosecuting child physical and child sexual abuse cases
Is This Training For You?
  • Law Enforcement
  • Prosecutors
  • Social Workers
  • Tribes/Tribal Partners
Aug
14
Mon
Conducting Child Abuse Investigations @ Birmingham, AL
Aug 14 @ 8:30 am – Aug 18 @ 4:30 pm
Conducting Child Abuse Investigations @ Birmingham, AL

Gather up-to-date information for the investigation and prosecution of all types of child abuse cases utilizing a multidisciplinary team (MDT) approach. Learn about medical evidence, interviewing child victims/witnesses and adult suspects/witnesses, along with legal issues involved in the investigation and prosecution of child physical and sexual abuse cases. Discuss trends in offenders’ use of technology, the use of child sexual abuse material (CSAM), and sextortion. Learn law enforcement investigative techniques that capitalize on new technology.

Tuition, student materials, and instructional costs are provided by the Missing and Exploited Children Training and Technical Assistance Program.

REGISTER

Registration Deadline: June 30, 2023.

For information concerning continuing education units, please view our policies page.

Training Schedule:
August 14, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
August 15, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
August 16, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
August 17, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
August 18, 2023 | 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

What’s In It For You:

Upon completion or this training, you will be able to:

  • Describe the type of injuries a child may sustain and those that may or may not be as a result of abuse
  • Define child physical and child sexual abuse
  • Define characteristics of victims and offenders of child abuse
  • Describe preferred practices for interviewing minor victims and offending suspects
  • Describe legal considerations for investigating and prosecuting child physical and child sexual abuse cases
Is This Training For You?
  • Law Enforcement
  • Prosecutors
  • Social Workers
  • Tribes/Tribal Partners
Sep
25
Mon
Conducting Child Abuse Investigations @ Appleton, WI
Sep 25 @ 8:30 am – Sep 29 @ 4:30 pm
Conducting Child Abuse Investigations @ Appleton, WI

Gather up-to-date information for the investigation and prosecution of all types of child abuse cases utilizing a multidisciplinary team (MDT) approach. Learn about medical evidence, interviewing child victims/witnesses and adult suspects/witnesses, along with legal issues involved in the investigation and prosecution of child physical and sexual abuse cases. Discuss trends in offenders’ use of technology, the use of child sexual abuse material (CSAM), and sextortion. Learn law enforcement investigative techniques that capitalize on new technology.

Tuition, student materials, and instructional costs are provided by the Missing and Exploited Children Training and Technical Assistance Program.

REGISTER

Registration Deadline: August 11, 2023.

For information concerning continuing education units, please view our policies page.

Training Schedule:
September 25, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
September 26, 2023| 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
September 27, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
September 28, 2023 | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
September 29, 2023 | 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

What’s In It For You:

Upon completion or this training, you will be able to:

  • Describe the type of injuries a child may sustain and those that may or may not be as a result of abuse
  • Define child physical and child sexual abuse
  • Define characteristics of victims and offenders of child abuse
  • Describe preferred practices for interviewing minor victims and offending suspects
  • Describe legal considerations for investigating and prosecuting child physical and child sexual abuse cases
Is This Training For You?
  • Law Enforcement
  • Prosecutors
  • Social Workers
  • Tribes/Tribal Partners