The University of New England Online College of Professional Studies is offering a fully online, 4-week Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) Training Certificate program that covers a comprehensive understanding of domestic violence in intimate relationships, including its dynamics, context, and perpetrators. Participants of this online training program will earn a certificate of completion, as well as 1.2 CEUs (continuing education credits).
Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) is a pervasive and complex issue affecting individuals and families across diverse cultural, social, and economic backgrounds. This course is tailored for social workers, aspiring social workers, counselors, therapists, and other professionals interested in gaining expertise in addressing and preventing intimate partner violence and domestic abuse. Social workers and advocates in many other fields play a crucial role in addressing and preventing IPV, providing support to survivors, and facilitating interventions to break the cycle of abuse. This course is designed to equip all advocates with the knowledge, skills, and tools needed to effectively recognize, respond to, and prevent intimate partner violence.
UNE Online’s training program reviews Certified Batterer Intervention programs and interventions that are not recommended when coercive control or violence is present. The training addresses ethical issues that social workers and advocates may face when dealing with intimate partner violence, and specifically covers IPV in the LGBTQ+ community. The training covers societal barriers and discriminatory legislation that hinder help-seeking, and provide safety planning and guidelines for social workers working with LGBTQ+ individuals. Additionally, the training reviews the psychological and physical impact of abuse on survivors and examines the experiences of survivors from diverse populations.
To register for our Intimate Partner Violence Training Certificate, simply click on the registration link below and follow the instructions. Space is limited in this training program, so secure your spot today.
UNE Online’s Intimate Partner Violence Training Certificate combines lectures, presentations, and case studies to explore the prevention of IPV, how to provide essential support to survivors, and how to work collaboratively with diverse communities and agencies to create safer environments for all individuals affected by domestic partner violence. The 4-week, 12 hour training covers:
The cost of the 4-week, 12-hour Intimate Partner Violence Training is $220. This highly competitive pricing covers the comprehensive lessons, expert instruction, and invaluable exercises provided throughout the program.
Intimate Partner Training (12 hours) – $220
This offering is 100% online.
There is a start and end date to the course, so you must complete the offering in that time.
You can expect to spend approximately 3 hours weekly in the course.
Great news. There are no prereqs required!
You will be able to reach your facilitator through the course. Courses are held in the learning management system, Brightspace, and there is easy messaging available to communicate with your instructor.
This offering is pass/fail. If you are not able to complete the course as intended, please let your facilitator know.
There are no refunds, but, if you need to delay your start we are happy to help you to do that for up to one year.
It is recommended you are in your course often enough to complete 10-hours of work each week.