Other Trainings/Conferences

February 18, 2020 

Connecting the Dots to Prevent Teen Dating Violence

Join us for this session to develop a deeper understanding of teen dating abuse and explore the role you can play in preventing violence among R.I. youth. CEUs will be provided.

Date/Time/Location: February 18, 2020, from 1pm-4pm at Knight Memorial Library Auditorium (275 Elmwood Ave. Providence, RI 02907).

Cost: $20.00

To register, please visit this LINK

March 6-7 2020

Harvard Medical School: Treating the Addictions Two-Day Conference

This conference will offer an overview of the latest clinical, theoretical, and research findings on addictive behaviors for adolescents and adults. At its conclusion, participants will be able to describe and categorize major issues in addictions and the recovery process, as well as delineate recent advances in treatment. CEUs will be provided.

The event will take place on March 6-7, 2020 at Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel. Boston, MA. For more information, and to register, please visit the following LINK.

March 10, 2020

Safety Planning and Empowering Victims

During this training, participants learn about helping create individualized safety plans with survivors of domestic violence for a variety of settings. Discussions will include the challenges survivors face when developing safety plans, and ways advocates can help clients negotiate what they need for their safety, empowering them to make difficult and complex choices as they create stable lives free from abuse. CEUs will be provided.

Date/Time/Location: March 10, 2020, from 1pm-4pm at the Elizabeth Buffum Chace Center (821 West Shore Rd. Warwick, RI 02889)

Cost: $20.00

To register, please visit this LINK

 April 8, 2020

Domestic Violence 101

This core training provides a necessary foundation for advocates and community members aiming to support survivors and help end domestic violence. Through this training, participants learn about the cycle of violence, barriers to leaving and available community resources to better support survivors and victims. Participants will learn about patterns of abusive behaviors, and how abusers gain power and control over their partner or family member. CEUs will be provided.

Date/Time/Location: April 8, 2020, from 10am-3pm at Salve Regina University, Warwick Center (144 Metro Center Blvd. Warwick, RI 02886)

Cost: $30.00

To register, please visit this LINK

 April 23, 2020

Economic Empowerment and Train-the-Trainer

Through this session, trainers will learn how to further empower survivors through financial literacy. We invite advocates and staff members from community-based organizations to this train-the-trainer. This session will provide attendees an overview of financial literacy, instructors on how to use this tool and free copies of the curriculum. CEUs will be provided.

Date/Time/Location: April 23, 2020, from 10am-3pm at the Elizabeth Buffum Chace Center (821 West Shore Rd. Warwick, RI 02889)

Cost: $30.00

To register, please visit this LINK

May 14, 2020 

Best Practices for Serving the Trans Community

During this workshop, participants will explore strategies to eliminate barriers to care for trans and gender diverse individuals. We will provide participants a review of fundamental information, broadening their understanding of language, terminology and experiences within the trans and gender diverse community. Participants will be encouraged to reflect on cisgender privilege to better understand its impacts, and we will explores skills for engagement and creating a more inclusive, helpful environment for trans and gender diverse individuals. CEUs will be provided.

Date/Time/Location: May 14, 2020, from 1pm-4pm---Location to be determined.

Cost: $20.00

To register, please visit this LINK

May 19, 2020 

Digital Abuse and Cyber Safety Training

This training will focus on forms of digital abuse and what advocates can do to assist victims facing these types of abuse. Specifically, this session will focus on tech safety planning, non-consensual intimate image sharing, IoT (The Internet of Things) and developing a privacy plan, as well as what the future holds for digital safety. CEUs will be provided.

Date/Time/Location: May 19, 2020, from 1pm-4pm at Family Services of Rhode Island Training Room (134 Thurbers Ave, #102. Providence, RI 02906)

Cost: $20.00

To register, please visit this LINK

 May 28, 2020

Conflict Resolution

This two-hour workshop will provide an understanding of conflict and its roots, strategies for dealing with conflict, managing and resolving conflict in the workplace, managing assumptions and dealing with impasse.

Date/Time/Location: May 28, 2020, from 10am-12pm--Location To Be Determined

Cost: $10.00

To register, please visit this LINK

Winter 2020

NCISI Winter 2020 Training Schedule:

Click here to view list of trainings - FLYER
All trainings are held at NCISI FEDCAP offices unless otherwise noted - 200 Metro Center Blvd. Unit #5, Warwick, RI 02886

Any questions call or email: Lori Norris (LNorris@fedcap.org) or Joanne DelAngelo (JDelAngelo@fedcap) at #401.283.111 

Winter 2020

Free HeartSaver CPR/AED & Overdose Response Training Opportunities!

Through the support of the RI Department of Health and community partners, nine (9) locations have been identified throughout RI to host FREE American Heart Association CPR/AED and Overdose Response certification courses!

Please visit the following link to view dates and register: Dates and Registration


Winter 2020

NCISI (The National Center for Innovation and System Improvement) FEDCAP is offering a variety of training programs for supervisors and managers.
***Trainings are FREE for educators and vendors of ORS due to grant support.

Please visit their website: http://ncisi.fedcap.org/training/upcoming

    The following organizations periodically sponsor trainings on a variety of topics.  
                 Please check their individual websites for updated information.