2014 National Victim Assistance Academy (NVAA) Leadership Institute
04/24/14 - 06/26/14
Office for Victims of Crime (OVC), U.S. Department of Justice (More Detail)
Office for Victims of Crime Training and Technical Assistance Center (OVC TTAC) (More Detail)
||10 Webinar Sessions
|The Leadership Institute provides skills and knowledge for new and seasoned victim services leaders to build capacity within victim-serving agencies. The training uses a blended learning approach with a combination of self-paced online training and Web-based training.
The Leadership Institute will be conducted by two nationally recognized experts in the victim services field. Sessions begin on Thursday, April 24, 2014 and run for 10 consecutive weeks. Each session lasts 1.5 hours and participants will have approximately 1.5 hours of assignments to complete between each session. The session schedule is as follows:
Week 1: Welcome and Leadership Basics (April 24 at 2:00 pm ET)
Week 2: Emotional Intelligence and Communication Skills (May 1 at 2:00 pm ET)
Week 3: Providing Effective Feedback and Conflict Resolution (May 8 at 2:00 pm ET)
Week 4: Leading the Workforce in the 21st Century (May 15 at 2:00 pm ET)
Week 5: Strategies for Fostering Team Building (May 22 at 2:00 pm ET)
Week 6: Managing Organizational Change (May 29 at 2:00 pm ET)
Week 7: Fostering Innovation and Building Resiliency (June 5 at 2:00 pm ET)
Week 8: Organizational Values, Mission, and Vision (June 12 at 2:00 pm ET)
Week 9: Continuous Learning, Self-Improvement, and Accountability (June 19 at 2:00 pm ET)
Week 10: Wrap-Up and Graduation (June 26 at 2:00 pm ET)
Each session is conducted by Webinar, designed to maximize interaction between participants and instructors. All Webinars will be recorded, so if you are unable to meet online for a live Webinar you can listen to the recording. Since each session builds upon prior sessions, it is important that you listen to the recording of each Webinar before the next Webinar takes place.
When you complete all components of this training, you will receive a Certificate of Completion. To receive this Certificate, you must:
-Attend at least 7 of the 10 live Webinars and listen to the Webinar recordings for any sessions that you miss.
-Complete the pre-assessment.
-Complete the training evaluation following each Webinar.
-Complete the post-assessment with a score of 70 percent or better.
-Complete all assignments between each Webinar.
See the Leadership Institute site for additional information about this event and the application process.