TRAININGSexual Assault Victim Advocate Foundations Training

NMCSAP’s Sexual Assault Victim Advocate Foundations Training is a core training for advocates who work directly with survivors of sexual assault in New Mexico. The training covers both introductory and advanced topics to provide a foundation for best practices for advocates in the field of sexual assault services. This training series features a combination of live virtual trainings and asynchronous learning.

*Note: You must attend all 4 sessions to attain a Certificate of Completion.

»Register HERE for the Foundations training!

Please note: As we have a maximum limit of 75 participants for this training, we will first be prioritizing new staff at sexual assault service programs who have not completed a 40-hour training. Regular registration will close on January 6, 2021 and all waitlist participants will be notified by January 8, 2021. 

SAS Advocate Foundations Training Schedule:

Monday, January 11, 2021
Day 1: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
1 hour for lunch

Tuesday, January 12, 2021
Day 2: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
1 hour for lunch

Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Day 3: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Combined Foundations Training Participants, RCC Counselors and Sexual Assault Coordinators
7.0 CEUS
1 hour for lunch

Thursday, January 14, 2021
Day 4: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
1 hour for lunch

Participants will have one week, until January 22, 2021 to complete all asynchronous work to receive a full certificate of completion.

*Detailed agenda will be sent out

This project is supported by the New Mexico Crime Victims Reparations Commission, the State of New Mexico Behavioral Health Services Department, and the Office of Violence Against Women, Sexual Assault Services Program Grant 2020-V-801.