Course Description

This one-day, 8-hour course is aimed at patrol officers and supervisors responsible for the preliminary response to domestic violence calls. This interactive training will provide students with skills necessary to safely and successfully handle these calls for service.  A dynamic and multi-disciplinary team of instructors will provide case examples, facilitate discussion around common challenges and provide strategies for overcoming those issues. 

The course meets the continued professional training hours and the domestic violence mandate under PC 13519(e), and required Advanced Officer Training.


Course Topics

  • Clarification of Court Orders
  • Building the Case for Prosecution
  • Stalking
  • Children as Victims and Witnesses
  • Strangulation Injuries
  • Officer Safety Issues
  • Officer Responsibility under Dominant Aggressor Law
  • Most Recent Information on the Dynamics of Family Violence

Course Certification Number: 9070-32345
Course Certification Hours: 8


 Course Fee Information:

POST Reimbursement Plan II: There is no tuition for POST reimbursable agencies. As a POST Plan II, student travel and per diem are normally reimbursable via Training Reimbursement Request (TRR) for this course. However, POST has temporarily suspended tuition and travel reimbursement for all courses, with the exception of classes outlined in POST Bulletin No. 2017-39. Travel may be reimbursed through grant funding – Scholarship Funding for travel is available through the California Office of Emergency Services (OES) Law Enforcement Training Program Grant PO17048519. There is no POST travel reimbursement for this course. Please contact Lauren Bunn at lbunn@govtraining.com regarding additional questions on how law enforcement personnel investigating domestic violence are eligible for travel reimbursement for this course or review, complete and submit the below form to Lauren Bunn at lbunn@govtraining.com for review.

POST Non-Reimbursable agencies: No tuition. Travel may be reimbursed through grant funding. If you are from a non-reimbursable POST agency and would like to see if your travel could be reimbursed directly to you or your agency, please contact Lauren Bunn at lbunn@govtraining.com with questions or review, complete and submit the below form to Lauren Bunn at lbunn@govtraining.com for review.

Grant Travel Scholarship Letter & Request Form


Course Disclaimer:

This project is supported by Grant No. PO17048519 awarded by the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Service (Cal OES). The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this publication/program/exhibit are those of the author(s) and not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women or the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Service (Cal OES). The California Governor’s Office of Emergency Service (Cal OES) reserves a royalty-free, nonexclusive, and irrevocable license to reproduce, publish, and use this material and to authorize others to do so.

ATTENDEES

If you are not Law Enforcement you must have prior approval to attend this course.  Please contact Marisa McCullough at mmccullough@sdrtc.com for approval.  

7/31/2018 – Los Angeles (Norwalk)
July 31, 2018 - July 31, 2018
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

8/23/2018 – San Diego
August 23, 2018 - August 23, 2018
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

9/11/2018 – San Pedro
September 11, 2018 - September 11, 2018
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

01/15/2019 – Saratoga
January 15, 2019 - January 15, 2019
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

01/29/2019 – Riverside
January 29, 2019 - January 29, 2019
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

02/06/2019 – Redding
February 06, 2019 - February 06, 2019
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

03/12/2019 – Davis
March 12, 2019 - March 12, 2019
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

03/19/2019 – Davis
March 19, 2019 - March 19, 2019
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

04/09/2019 – Los Angeles
April 09, 2019 - April 09, 2019
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

06/10/2019 – Santa Rosa
June 10, 2019 - June 10, 2019
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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