Training

On-Site Training

New Advocate Training
Training dates for 2019 are listed below:

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:

  1. The first step is submitting an application. APPLY ONLINE HERE.
  2. 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).

PLEASE NOTE:  Training is 30 hours (12 classroom hours and 18 online hours) – you must take all classes in a session (plus the additional 3 hours of Court Observation before training).

2019

Click here to view full list of class dates, times, and swearing-in details.

Session I – JANUARY Class (Tuesday EVENINGS)
SESSION II – January/FEBRUARY CLASS (MONDAY MORNINGS)
SESSION III – FEBRUARY/MARCH CLASS (Monday EVENINGS)

The 2019 Texas CASA Conference will be held in the fall. Let us know if you would like to attend.

ADVOCATE APPLICATION

APPLY ONLINE HERE.

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.