Upcoming Trainings

The Institute is excited to provide training on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Strangulation Crimes in the following communities:


Series of 2 Day Strangulation Prevention Trainings with the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP)

  • Denton, TX – July 29-30, 2019
  • Clark Co., OH – Aug. 21-22, 2019

For more information, please contact the host: Michael Rizzo

Or contact the Training Institute assistant: Karly Gersberg or call Toll Free: (888) 511-3522 Ext. 729


June 13, 2019 – 1 Day Strangulation Prevention

San Antonio, TX (not open to the public)

For more information, please contact the host: Jason Moorash

Or contact the Training Institute assistant: Karly Gersberg or call Toll Free: (888) 511-3522 Ext. 729


June 20, 2019 – 1 Day Strangulation Prevention

Sonoma, CA

For more information, please contact the host: Michelle Carstensen

Or contact the Training Institute assistant: Karly Gersberg or call Toll Free: (888) 511-3522 Ext. 729


June 25-28, 2019 – Advanced Course on Strangulation Prevention

Indianapolis, IN

For more information, please contact the host: Caryn Burton

Or contact the Training Institute assistant: Karly Gersberg or call Toll Free: (888) 511-3522 Ext. 729


July 1, 2019 – 1 Day Strangulation Prevention

Cleveland, OH

For more information, please contact the host: Kathleen Hackett

Or contact the Training Institute assistant: Karly Gersberg or call Toll Free: (888) 511-3522 Ext. 729


July 30 – August 1, 2019 – Strangulation Prevention Training

Enhancing Existing Partnerships to Hold Dangerous Abusers Accountable

For more information, please contact the host: Sujata Warrier 

Or contact the Training Institute assistant: Trish Middleton or call Toll Free: (888) 511-3522 Ext. 729


July 31 – August 1, 2019 – Strangulation Prevention Training

National Domestic Violence Hotline (not open to the public)

For more information, please contact the host: Kristen Thomas

Or contact the Training Institute assistant: Karly Gersberg or call Toll Free: (888) 511-3522 Ext. 729


August 1-2, 2019 – Two 1-Day Strangulation Prevention Trainings

Gainesville, FL

For more information, please contact the host: Theresa Beachy

Or contact the Training Institute assistant: Trish Middleton or call Toll Free: (888) 511-3522 Ext. 729


August 7-8, 2019 – 2 Day Strangulation Prevention

Tulsa, Oklahoma

For more information, please contact the host: Shawn Partridge

Or contact the Training Institute assistant: Trish Middleton or call Toll Free: (888) 511-3522 Ext. 729


August 13-15, 2019 – Advanced Course on Strangulation Prevention

Fort Worth, TX

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN – CLICK HERE TO APPLY!

For more information, please contact the Training Institute assistant: Karly Gersberg or call Toll Free: (888) 511-3522 Ext. 729


August 16, 2019 – 1 Day Expert Testimony Course

Fort Worth, TX

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN – CLICK HERE TO APPLY!

For more information, please contact the Training Institute assistant: Karly Gersberg or call Toll Free: (888) 511-3522 Ext. 729


September 25-26, 2019 – 2 Day Strangulation Prevention 

Detroit, MI

For more information, please contact the host: Kim Hurst

Or contact the Training Institute assistant: Karly Gersberg or call Toll Free: (888) 511-3522 Ext. 729


October 2-3, 2019 – 2 Day Strangulation Prevention 

New Orleans, LA

For more information, please contact the Training Institute assistant: Trish Middleton or call Toll Free: (888) 511-3522 Ext. 729


October 16-17, 2019 – 2 Day Strangulation Prevention

San Mateo, CA

For more information, please contact the host: Ana Morales

Or contact the Training Institute assistant: Karly Gersberg or call Toll Free: (888) 511-3522 Ext. 729


October 23, 2019 – 1 Day Strangulation Prevention

Urbana, IL

For more information, please contact the host: Kari Young

Or contact the Training Institute assistant: Karly Gersberg or call Toll Free: (888) 511-3522 Ext. 729


October 25, 2019 – 1 Day Strangulation Prevention

Columbus, OH

For more information, please contact the Training Institute assistant: Karly Gersberg or call Toll Free: (888) 511-3522 Ext. 729


October 29-31, 2019 – Advanced Course on Strangulation Prevention

San Diego, CA

Registration opening soon!

For more information, please contact the Training Institute assistant: Trish Middleton or call Toll Free: (888) 511-3522 Ext. 729


November 4-5, 2019 – 2 Day Strangulation Prevention

Kitchener, Canada

For more information, please contact the host: Lisa Medeiros

Or contact the Training Institute assistant: Trish Middleton or call Toll Free: (888) 511-3522 Ext. 729


November 7-8, 2019 – 2 Day Strangulation Prevention

Fort Stewart, GA (not open to the public)

For more information, please contact the host: Skytina Felder-Jones

Or contact the Training Institute assistant: Karly Gersberg or call Toll Free: (888) 511-3522 Ext. 729


November 19-22, 2019 – National Advocacy Center Strangulation Training

Columbia, SC (not open to the public)

For more information, please contact the Training Institute assistant: Patricia Middleton or call Toll Free: (888) 511-3522 Ext. 729


December 2-6, 2019 – Strangulation Prevention Trainings

Okinawa, Japan (Pending confirmation)

For more information, please contact the Training Institute assistant: Patricia Middleton or call Toll Free: (888) 511-3522 Ext. 729


To request training in your community, click here.