DSA will produce a minimum of one required class per year (each class has at least two modules) for attendees to maintain their certification and each class will include a quiz to measure and assess learning.
If a registrant is also a registrant of the Online Domestic/Dating Violence and Stalking Investigations Recertification Training Program, the cost is reduced to an annual cost of $69.00/person.Attendees receive a certificate following the completion of the required online class.(NOTE: The online training class is reserved for and limited to individuals who have graduated from the D.The purpose of the CCO Certification Program is to provide a professional-level credential for practitioners involved in managing Clery Act compliance activities at their respective colleges and universities.The certification will demonstrate the candidate’s successful completion of a rigorous combination of educational initiatives that will prepare them to effectively lead their institution’s Clery Act compliance program.Stafford & Associates Investigation of Sex Crimes for Campus Police, Public Safety and Conduct/Title IX Civil Rights Investigators: Conducting Trauma-Informed Investigations or the Title IX Coordinator/Investigator Class.
DSA staff will verify that the person has graduated from one of these two classes prior to providing the registrant with a login and password to the system).
In 2013, the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 amended the Clery Act, in part, to require that officials involved in the student conduct process receive “annual training on the issues related to dating violence, domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking and on how to conduct an investigation and hearing process that protects the safety of victims and promotes accountability.” The National Association of Clery Compliance Officers and Professionals (NACCOP) has developed, in consultation with subject matter experts and student conduct administrators who are recognized as leaders in the field, an online VAWA Adjudicator Training Program specifically designed for institutional officials involved in the adjudication of dating violence, domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking offenses involving students (collectively, “sexual misconduct”).
Institutional officials who may benefit from this training program may include, but are not limited to, the following: This online, self-paced training program will provide participants with an affordable, convenient way to meet the VAWA annual training requirement.
Each campus will be able to enroll their own learners into a customized training portal in which they can manage enrollments, monitor program completion, and run administrative reports.
Learners will be provided with a certificate of completion following successful fulfillment of all program modules and related assessments.
The Clery Act, as amended by the 2013 Reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act, requires that investigators (criminal, civil rights/Title IX/conduct) and hearing board members receive annual training on the issues related to sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking.