Family Violence First Responder

Course Hours: 24.0 Hours

Course Description

The Family Violence First Responder course is aimed at patrol officers and supervisors providing them the necessary skills to safely and successfully recognize and respond to potential acts of Family Violence. The three days covers the trauma informed response, civil remedies and enforcement of civil protection orders, and the essentials of developing a case file around evidence based prosecution. Students will explore the Dynamics of Abuse, Victimology, Abuser Behavior, Misdemeanor and Felony Offenses, and Current Data on Family Violence Trends in Georgia.

Who Should Attend

Law Enforcement Officers and others tasked with investigation and prosecution of family violence incidents.

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
09/23/2019 09/25/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA19520 Register
10/07/2019 10/09/2019 GPSTC, PICKENS 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA19547 Register
12/09/2019 12/11/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
02/10/2020 02/12/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
03/16/2020 03/18/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
04/20/2020 04/22/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
07/27/2020 07/29/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
08/10/2020 08/12/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
09/28/2020 09/30/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon