See Event Calendar for New Advocate Training Dates
As with most volunteer opportunities working directly with children, we have an application and screening process, which can take 2 to 3 weeks to complete. Please keep that in mind when choosing a class session.
How to Sign Up for a Training Class:
- The first step is submitting an application. APPLY ONLINE HERE.
- You will then be contacted to schedule an interview and Child Protective Services Court observation.
STEPS 1 and 2 ABOVE MUST BE COMPLETED BEFORE TRAINING BEGINS.
For more information, please contact Shellie Tyrrell (936-441-5437, ext. 209 or Shellie@CASASpeaks4Kids.com).
NOTE: Initial Training is 35 hours (15 in-person classroom hours and approximately 20 online/independent reading hours), plus 3 hours of courtroom observation – you must complete all classes in a session.
see event calendar for upcoming class dates and times.
Session I – JANUARY/february Class (Tuesday mornings)
SESSION II – MARCH/April CLASS (Tuesday mornings)
SESSION III – MAy CLASS (Tuesday mornings)
session iV – june class (Thursday evenings)
To enroll in a training class, please contact Shellie Tyrrell, Recruiting Manager, at 936-441-5437, ext. 209 or email Shellie@CASASpeaks4Kids.com. Training dates and times are subject to change.