Each of the following training sessions is required. If you cannot attend portions of the training, please let us know as soon as possible. All training sessions are from 6-9 pm.
7/31/17 (Monday) Introduction to CASA Roles and Responsibilities
8/1/17 (Tuesday) Understanding Families • Understanding Children
8/2/17 (Wednesday) Introduction to the Law • The Court System • The Child Protection System • Children & Youth Services
8/3/17 (Thursday) Cultural Competency • CASA in Action I
8/4/17 (Friday) CASA in Action II
8/5/17 (Saturday) CASA Case Study • Court Report Writing • Preparing for Court • Volunteer Panel
*In addition to the above dates, the training requires several hours of court observation, which will occur on a Monday or Tuesday morning from 9:00 am until 12:00 noon. You may select one of the following dates at your convenience (Tuesday 8/1, Monday 8/7, or Tuesday 8/8).
** The training includes several homework assignments to be completed outside of above-listed class time.
***All trainings will occur at the CASA office in Media, PA.
Please note that completion of training does not guarantee acceptance as a CASA volunteer.