Trainings & Webinars
OVWA offers trainings, in-person and via webinar. Quarterly trainings are held in-person at the Columbus Police Academy while webinars are offered throughout the year. OVWA partners with advocates and their organizations in the state of Ohio and nationally to bring you quality trainings from the experts themselves. Click here to see and register for trainings from OVWA and other organizations!
Please note that certificates of completion for webinars will only be available to participants of the live webinar. Participants must complete 80% of the webinar to receive a certificate of completion. Certificates of completion will not be offered to individuals viewing archived webinars. To participate in our live webinars, please see the Event Calendar for more information.
STARTING IN 2020 ALL IN-PERSON MEMBER QUARTERLY TRAININGS WILL BE HELD AT THE STATE LIBRARY OF OHIO AT 274 E. 1ST AVE., COLUMBUS, OH
OVWA staff provide customized trainings for organizations across Ohio, nationally and internationally! If you would like OVWA staff to provide your organization with a customized training, Please click here to find out what topics OVWA can bring to you!
Webinars (Members Only)
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July 17, 2019 — Legal Rights And Protections For Elderly Victims Of Crime
Sept. 18, 2019 — Cultural Humility and Advocating for Crime Victims in the Latinx Population
Oct. 9, 2019 — Invisible Injuries: Domestic Violence, Traumatic Brain Injury, & Strangulation
Nov. 20, 2019 — Domestic Violence In The South Asian Community
Dec. 18, 2019 — VOCA Funding and OVWA Updates
Jan. 8, 2020 — Protection Orders in Ohio and the New Dating Violence Protection Order
Feb. 12, 2020 — Mindfulness for Advocates and Allied Professionals
Mar. 11, 2020 — Trauma 101 for Advocates
Mar. 20, 2020 — OVWA Quarterly Member Training: Serving Survivors with Disabilities
Apr. 8, 2020 — Serving Victims of Vehicular Assault and Homicide
June 10, 2020 — Confidentiality, Privacy and Record Keeping
June 16, 2020 — Safety for Providers: Principles and Techniques to Increase Your Safety at Work
Webinars for Members & Non-Members
May 15, 2019 — OAN: Registered Advocate Credentialing and Program Updates
Aug. 21, 2019 — Ethics in Victim Advocacy
May 13, 2020 — Ohio Advocate Network (OAN) Registration and Credentialing