Family Violence Investigations

Course Hours: 40.0 Hours

Course Description

This training program is designed to assist the investigator in a better understanding of trauma and response as well as abusive behaviors. Topics during Family Violence Investigations will include training on neurobiology of the brain with regard to the impact on victim behavior, investigation, and interviewing. Officers will gain the skills to investigate domestic homicide cases using the continuum of violence scale and family violence dynamics principle. This course is in compliance with the Official Code of Georgia Annotated (O.C.G.A.) 17-4-20, O.C.G.A. 19-13-1, and O.C.G.A. 16-5-20. 

Who Should Attend

Any Public Safety Officer who may respond to a Family Violence call.

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
07/20/2020 07/24/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA20319 Register
09/14/2020 09/18/2020 GPSTC, SAVANNAH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA20649 Register
11/09/2020 11/13/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
05/10/2021 05/14/2021 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
11/08/2021 11/12/2021 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon