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
08/26/2019 08/30/2019 GPSTC, SAVANNAH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA19439 Register
09/16/2019 09/20/2019 GPSTC, ATHENS 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA19501 Register
11/04/2019 11/08/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA19691 Register
05/11/2020 05/15/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
11/09/2020 11/13/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon