Welcome to the National Center for Victims of Crime

We are the nation's leading resource and advocacy organization for crime victims and those who serve them. Please join us as we forge a national commitment to help victims of crime rebuild their lives.

Training & Events Questions

For questions about upcoming or past training opportunities or event, e-mail education@ncvc.org.

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Upcoming Training

  • Traumatic Grief after Violent Dying Conference

    Location: La Jolla, CA
    April 7, 2017 8:00 PM
    Virginia Mason Separation and Loss Services and UC San Diego, Department of Psychiatry, are pleased to offer a two-day conference on Traumatic Grief after Violent Dying. The conference will be held on Saturday and Sunday, April 8 and 9, 2017 from 8:30 am – 4:30 pm at UCSD’s International House in La Jolla, CA. The two-day training costs $150/person, and CEU credits will be available for $35.00.




  • Civil Justice for Victims of Crime in Georgia – Atlanta

    Location: Atlanta, GA
    April 27, 2017 9:00 AM
    The seminar, Civil Justice for Victims of Crime in Georgia, will explore how victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, stalking, child sex abuse, drunk driving, homicide, workplace violence, terrorism, elder abuse, identity theft and financial and property crimes can use civil lawsuits to obtain justice, hold responsible parties accountable, prevent future crimes, and obtain the financial resources victims need to rebuild their lives.




  • Civil Justice for Victims of Crime in California - San Diego

    Location: San Diego, CA
    May 3, 2017 9:00 AM
    The seminars, Civil Justice for Victims of Crime in California, will explore how victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, stalking, child sex abuse, drunk driving, homicide, workplace violence, terrorism, elder abuse, identity theft and financial and property crimes can use civil lawsuits to obtain justice.




  • Civil Justice for Victims of Crime in California – Orange County

    Location: Costa Mesa, CA
    May 4, 2017 9:00 AM
    The seminars, Civil Justice for Victims of Crime in California, will explore how victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, stalking, child sex abuse, drunk driving, homicide, workplace violence, terrorism, elder abuse, identity theft and financial and property crimes can use civil lawsuits to obtain justice.



  • Civil Justice for Victims of Crime in California - Los Angeles

    Location: Los Angeles, CA
    May 5, 2017 9:00 AM
    The seminars, Civil Justice for Victims of Crime in California, will explore how victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, stalking, child sex abuse, drunk driving, homicide, workplace violence, terrorism, elder abuse, identity theft and financial and property crimes can use civil lawsuits to obtain justice.




  • Civil Justice for Victims of Crime in California - Sacramento

    Location: Sacramento, CA
    May 17, 2017 9:00 AM
    The seminars, Civil Justice for Victims of Crime in California, will explore how victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, stalking, child sex abuse, drunk driving, homicide, workplace violence, terrorism, elder abuse, identity theft and financial and property crimes can use civil lawsuits to obtain justice.




  • Civil Justice for Victims of Crime in California - San Jose

    Location: Santa Clara, CA
    May 18, 2017 9:00 AM
    The seminars, Civil Justice for Victims of Crime in California, will explore how victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, stalking, child sex abuse, drunk driving, homicide, workplace violence, terrorism, elder abuse, identity theft and financial and property crimes can use civil lawsuits to obtain justice.




  • Civil Justice for Victims of Crime in California - Oakland

    Location: Oakland, CA
    May 19, 2017 9:00 AM
    The seminars, Civil Justice for Victims of Crime in California, will explore how victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, stalking, child sex abuse, drunk driving, homicide, workplace violence, terrorism, elder abuse, identity theft and financial and property crimes can use civil lawsuits to obtain justice.




  • Quarterly Web-Meeting: State Victim Assistance Academies Training & Technical Assistance Project

    June 15, 2017 2:00 PM




  • Civil Justice for Victims of Crime in Texas - Houston

    Location: Humble, TX
    June 26, 2017 9:00 AM
    The seminars, Civil Justice for Victims of Crime in Texas, will explore how victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, stalking, child sex abuse, drunk driving, homicide, workplace violence, terrorism, elder abuse, identity theft and financial and property crimes can use civil lawsuits to obtain justice.




  • Civil Justice for Victims of Crime in Texas - Austin

    Location: Austin, TX
    June 28, 2017 9:00 AM
    The seminars, Civil Justice for Victims of Crime in Texas, will explore how victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, stalking, child sex abuse, drunk driving, homicide, workplace violence, terrorism, elder abuse, identity theft and financial and property crimes can use civil lawsuits to obtain justice.




  • Quarterly Web-Meeting: State Victim Assistance Academies Training & Technical Assistance Project

    September 14, 2017 2:00 PM




  • Quarterly Web-Meeting: State Victim Assistance Academies Training & Technical Assistance Project

    December 14, 2017 2:00 PM




Training

The National Center values education and training as a mechanism to improve the way crime victims are treated and understood. The following training activities and programs developed and executed by the National Center serve as a resource for those who work with victims, represent victims' perspectives, raise awareness, develop services, and foster systemic change:

  • Stalking Resource Center Training: This program provides training for professionals responding to stalking victims and offenders. Stalking Resource Center staff are also available to participate in training events sponsored by practitioners on the local, state, and national level. Archived trainings are available for anyone to view.
  • DNA Resource Center Training: This program provides training so communities are able to provide informed and sensitive guidance to victims whose cases involve DNA evidence.
  • National Crime Victim Bar Association: An affiliate of the National Center for Victims of Crime, the National Crime Victim Bar Association conducts regular training seminars on civil remedies for crime victims for victim advocates, law enforcement, and other service providers.