Violence Prevention and Awareness Certificate
Every year across the globe, millions of individuals are affected by violence. In addition to the tremendous physical and emotional toll, violence has substantial medical, lost productivity, societal, and environmental costs. Young people and women are disproportionately affected by violence. This certificate program examines workplace violence, domestic (intimate partner) violence, elder abuse, child abuse, pediatric abusive head trauma, and sexual assault, gender violence, and rape. The outcome of this certificate program is for the learner to describe several key types of violence, risk factors specific to those types of violence, assessment and treatment options, and prevention measures to reduce the incidence of violence.
Dates: 3/20/2023 - 6/16/2023
Online: This class is online, and you may access the class at any time between the start/end dates listed above. The online classroom is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You decide when you participate: there are no real-time meetings or requirements.
What to Expect: After you register, you will be emailed instructions on how to access your online classroom. Please allow a few business days after registration to receive a classroom invitation.