Training Opportunities

Pre-service Basic Training Workshops

These workshops are designed for those who need the 24-hours of pre-service training in domestic violence in order to qualify to provide domestic violence counseling services for offenders. 24 CEUs approved by NASW. The cost is $150.00. Direct questions to Derrik Tollefson ( or 435.621.2992.

2018 Trainings:

Survivor Training: January 22-24, Kaysville
Offender Training: January 24-26, Kaysville
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Survivor training: April 23-25, Salt Lake City
Offender training: April 25-27, Salt Lake City
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Survivor training: August 20-22, Salt Lake City
Offender training: August 22-24, Salt Lake City
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Survivor training: November 5-7, Salt Lake City
Offender training: November 7-9, Salt Lake City
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USU Salt Lake City
920 W Levoy Drive, Taylorsville, UT

USU Kaysville
80 E Sego Lily Drive, Kaysville, UT

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily with one hour lunch break (on your own)

Trainings Endorsed for Survivor Treatment Providers

Trainings endorsed as being Trauma Informed

The DHS/DCFS Contract requires treatment providers working with DV survivors to have a population-specific, trauma-informed training as approved by the UADVT. The UADVT's Survivor Training Trauma Endorsement Workgroup reviews trainings for potential trauma informed endorsements.

To view what trainings have been endorsed, please view the list HERE

To submit your training/presentation for trauma informed endorsement, follow the procedures HERE (Please consider checking the list of trauma informed endorsed trainings to determine whether the training in which you have interest has already been endorsed.)

If you have questions related to this information you may contact the Chair of the Survivor Training Endorsement Workgroup, Debbie Comstock, at

Pre-Service Training Materials

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