Specialized Training


Register Now: Understanding Your Subpoena Policy and Preparing To Testify
October 29th from 9am – 12:30pm; 1:30 – 5:00pm
Enroll in one or both trainings! Click here to register!


Register Now: Children’s Advocacy Training
Friday November 16, 2018 | 9:00am – 5:00pm
Click here to register!


40 Hour Domestic Violence Training

Click here to sign up for our 40 Hour Training!

Current dates include:

October 2018: 9am – 5pm; Tuesdays and Thursdays.

October 2nd, 4th, 9th, 11th, 16th, 18th

December 2018: 9am – 5pm; Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays.

December 3rd, 4th, 5th, 10th, 11th, 12th

The 40 Hour Training is provided by CMBWN, a certified ICDVP training site. The 40 hour training is $350 for non-members, $250 for members; and $200 for volunteers/students of members. To view all requirements to become a Certified Domestic Violence Professional in Illinois, please visit the ICDVP website. All 40 Hour Trainings are held at 1 E. Wacker Drive, Suite 1630. All registrants must be present for the first day of training to be certified. The 40-Hour make up policy is available at this link.


Domestic Violence in the Workplace:

Special Topics Training:

Keep checking back! We are planning the following training for the Chicagoland community:

DV in Healthcare Settings

Teen Dating Violence

Domestic Violence in the LGBTQ Community

The Criminalization of Survival

An Intersectional View of DV

and more!

If you would like to see a training on a specific topic, please answer our CTI needs survey here.

All trainings will take place at 1 E. Wacker Drive, Suite 1630 unless marked with an (*).  Pre-registration is required. Call 312-527-0730 to receive a hard-copy registration brochure containing fees, policies and further details or click on the linked training names above.  Please fax completed registration to 312-527-0733, or email dboachie@batteredwomensnetwork.org