Trainings and Webinars

Prevention starts with education.

CORE 40 Registration is LIVE!

CORE 40 is a free training course for Sexual Assault Advocates working with victims of sexual assault in Rape Crisis Centers or Dual/Multi- Service Organizations. Training topics offer “core” knowledge and skills and range from Neurobiology of Trauma to Immediate and Long-Term Impacts of Sexual Violence to Best Practices When Working with Law Enforcement. All classes are taught by professionals working in their field. Click for a typical CORE 40 sample agenda and topics.

When: 10/11/22 -10/27/22, Tuesday and Thursdays only

Time: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM EST

Where: Virtual (zoom)

What: Fall 2022 CORE 40 agenda

Who: Sexual Assault advocates but anyone can attend*

*Notes about registration: Sexual Assault Advocates must attend all courses to be eligible for certification. For everyone else, you will still be registered for all courses, but feel free to join just the class you want attend. But only the person registered will be able to receive credit.

Continued Education Units (CEUs) – we will be offering CEUs for the first time. We will follow up with you about available CEU hours once we hear back from the accrediting agencies.

Continuing Legal Education (CLEs) – we have been approved to issue 8.8 credits to attorneys in need of CLEs.

After you register, you will receive a confirmation email with your Zoom link. Save that email, and don’t forget to add the event dates to your calendar.




Indiana’s New Abortion Law: An Information and Discussion Session

On Monday, September 12, 2022, ICESAHT’s own Beth White and Dr. Caroline Rouse, IU School of Medicine Assistant Professor of Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology, discussed Indiana’s new abortion law that goes into effect September 15, 2022. During the session, they:

  • Summarized Indiana’s new abortion law
  • Discussed what is — and what isn’t in the law
  • Considered what is still unclear
  • Reviewed what Rape Crisis Centers and sexual assault advocates can do to help rape and incest survivors
  • Answered questions


Moving Forward: Viewing Justice through a Transformative and Restorative Lens LIVE!!

Our online course will begin accepting new registrations for anyone interested in completing the training. The fee is set at $100 which is the same as our full conference price. After registering, you will have 60 days to complete the course. Upon completion, a certificate will be available for download.


Topical Trainings

Offered three times annually, ICESAHT’s topical trainings are tailored to the needs of our community partners and providers, including law enforcement, prevention specialists, state agencies, attorneys, advocates, educators, and community-based service providers.

Click here for upcoming topical trainings and registration information.


Our webinars cover a variety subjects to help advocates and service providers stay informed about best practices for serving survivors and preventing sexual violence and human trafficking. The webinars are presented by members of the ICESAHT team and guest experts.

Click here for upcoming webinar topics and registration information.

Facebook Live

Facebook Live offers an interactive opportunity to hear from sexual assault and anti-trafficking professionals on a variety of timely topics. Like our Facebook page (@ICESAHT) to stay up-to-date on all ICESAHT happenings.


CORE 40 is a free training course designed primarily for sexual assault advocates working with victims of sexual assault and human trafficking in Rape Crisis Centers or Dual/Multi-Service Organizations. The training topics are standardized with suggested teaching points that allow for consistency throughout the field. This training offers the necessary “core,” or basic knowledge and skills, to provide competent and effective sexual assault services to meet the specialized needs of victims impacted by sexual violence.

Community Workshops and Presentations

ICESAHT is a community resource. If you are interested in arranging for a presentation for your place of work, community organization, or school, please contact our Director of Education and Advancement, Minette Kamara, at

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