New advocate training is offered a minimum of four times per year.  Potential volunteers will need to complete the application and interview prior to beginning training.  Trainings are held at the CASA office training facilities at 3001 W. Roosevelt Road in Little Rock; on occasion they will be scheduled at a location in the community.  The training schedule will vary.  Court observation is also required and will be scheduled by the trainers during your training sessions.   Some flex (online) training is also available. Please call the CASA office for more information:  (501) 340-6741

Next Training:  September 6-22, 2018                                      

Flex (online) training also available - beginning August 16, 2018.

 

Thursday , September 6, 2018

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm        CHAPTER 01: Introducing the CASA Volunteer Role

 

Monday, September 10, 2018

6:00pm - 9:00pm         CHAPTER 02:  The Well-Being of the Child

 

Thursday, September 13, 2018

6:00pm - 9:00pm         CHAPTER 03:  Trauma, Resilience and Communication Skills

 

Monday, September 17, 2018

6:00pm - 9:00pm         CHAPTER 04: Mental Health, Poverty and Professional Communication

 

Thursday, September 20, 2018

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm     CHAPTER 05: Substance Abuse

 

Saturday, September 22, 2018

8:00 am - 11:00 am    CHAPTER 6:  Domestic Violence and Cultural Competence

 

Saturday, September 22, 2018

1:00 pm - 4:30 pm      CHAPTER 7 & 8:  Educational Advocacy, Older Youth & LGBTQ Youth

 

Monday, September 22, 2018

Swearing in / Wrap up