Victim Advocate Training Resources

Please visit the DCJ Training Page to browse training offered by the Domestic Violence Offender Management Board (DVOMB) and the Sex Offender Management Board (SOMB). The DCJ has no statutory authority to approve trainers or pre-approve classes. This list is only designed to be a resource.

Colorado Victim Assistance Academy

  • Provides basic victim advocacy training to work with victims of crime. 
  • Curriculum includes the entire scope of victim services enhanced to address unique and specific issues in Colorado.

Colorado Organization for Victim Assistance Training 

  • Provides monthly training organized and facilitated by COVA at their facility
  • Training are free to active COVA members. 
  • Topics vary each month to address the needs of the membership. 

Colorado Coalition Against Domestic Violence (CCADV) Calendar of Events

  • Lists webinars, full-and half-day onsite training, community events and other training opportunities.

Colorado Coalition Against Sexual Assault 303-861-7033

  • Offers training at no cost to active members and a fee for non-members. 

Ending Violence Against Women Program      

  • Provides technical assistance to prosecutors, law enforcement officers, victim advocates, coordinated community councils, and other multi-disciplinary training teams across the state.

End Violence Against Women International Online Training Institute

  • Provides online training to anyone interested in the criminal justice response to sexual assault; with particular emphasis on crimes committed by someone who is known to the victim. 

National Center for Victims of Crime 

  • Offers conferences, training, and free Webinars.

Office for Victims of Crime, Training and Technical Assistance Center

  • Offers instructor-led training, training by request, online training, and video training.