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.
10/3/17 (Tuesday) Introduction to CASA Roles and Responsibilities
10/5/17 (Thursday) Understanding Families
10/10/17 (Tuesday) Understanding Children
10/12/17 (Thursday) Introduction to the Law • The Dependency Court System
10/17/17 (Tuesday) Children & Youth Services • The Child Protection System
10/19/17 (Thursday) Cultural Competency
10/24/17 (Tuesday) CASA in Action I
10/26/17 (Thursday) CASA in Action II
**Please note, there is no training on Tuesday, 10/31/17**
11/2/17 (Thursday) CASA Case Study
11/7/17 (Tuesday) Court Report Writing • Preparing for Court
11/9/17 (Thursday) Volunteer Panel
*In addition to the above dates, the training requires several hours of court observation, which must be completed on a Monday or Tuesday morning (9am-12 noon). You will be provided with several dates from which to select.
**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.