Sexual Assault Investigations

Course Hours 40.0 Hours

Course Description

This training course is designed to support law enforcement officers and investigators in responding to victims of sexually based offenses from a victim-centered perspective. The course will provide sexual assault investigators with basic and advanced skills to improve their investigative response to sexually based offenses. Training goals include improvement in on-scene investigative skills and the management of forensic-medical evidence collection practices unique to this victim population. Successful completion of this course will improve attendees' skills in evidence gathering, preservation and management, enhance their case preparation, and facilitate better utilization of community sexual assault service providers. It is anticipated that the application of skills learned from this course will result in increased reporting of sexual assault and the development of effective community Sexual Assault Response Team (SART) protocols.

Prerequisites

Georgia Peace Officer Certification and preferably, current assignment as a Sexual Assault Investigator.

Who Should Attend

Georgia Peace Officers interested in, or assigned to, investigative units tasked with the investigation of sexually based offenses.

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
02/18/2019 02/22/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA19071 Register
04/08/2019 04/12/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
05/20/2019 05/24/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
08/05/2019 08/09/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
10/07/2019 10/11/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
12/02/2019 12/06/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
02/17/2020 02/21/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
04/13/2020 04/17/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
05/18/2020 05/22/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
08/10/2020 08/14/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
10/12/2020 10/16/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
12/07/2020 12/11/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon