Domestic Violence Training Certification

Take the 40-Hour Training and Help Families in Our Community
Break the Cycle of Violence!

Santa Barbara Santa Maria
May 2, 3, 4, 5, and 8, 2017
December 7, 8, 12, 14 and 15, 2017
March 2, 3, 7, 9, and 10, 2017
August 16, 17, 18, 23, and 24, 2017
NOTE: All classes are 8:15am - 5pm each day
Community Partners Center, Union Bank
15 East Carillo St.
Santa Barbara, Ca 93101 (map)
Community Cornerstone Room
705 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria, CA 93454 (map)
Registration form for
Santa Barbara trainings
Registration form for
Santa Maria trainings

Who should attend

  • Medical personnel and professionals in social services agencies
  • Law enforcement personnel
  • Therapists and volunteers
  • Friends and family of domestic violence victims

Why you should attend

  • To obtain certificate for direct service in a domestic violence agency.
  • To learn evidenced-based strategies for counseling and client advocacy that support recovery.
  • To develop referrals and network with other professionals serving in the local nonprofit community.
  • To learn about the legal system that supports the advocacy community.


$225 per person

Certificate of completion will be provided for those who finish the 40 hours. A limited number of makeup training hours will be available in the coming year.


Complete the registration form for the Training you would like to attend: Santa Barbara trainings or Santa Maria trainings. Then, send it by FAX or email to Eloisa Patterson.

FAX: (805) 348-1158 or (805) 963-1169


For more information, please contact:

Eloisa Patterson
Outreach and Program Development Coordinator
P.O. Box 314
Santa Maria, CA 93456

(805) 925-2160
(661) 477-7145