Training photo websiteWe provide our membership with free and affordable trainings. Our trainings are held in multiple locations across the state. Our training calendar reflects the broad diversity of our audience. We focus on issues that pertain to preventing domestic violence and supporting survivors.

Our regular trainings include, among others:

  • The Advocates' Institute - a comprehensive introduction to DV advocacy
  • Children and DV
  • Teen Dating Violence
  • Coordinating Your Response to Domestic Violence (for coordinated community response teams)

Special trainings cover topics such as:

  • Grant Writing
  • Mental Health First Aid
  • Trauma-Informed Conflict Resolution in Shelters
  • Prevention Basics
  • DV and Housing

As trainings become available, they are listed on the Training Calendar. Please note that hotel suggestions and driving directions for all trainings are sent out at least one week in advance with the registration confirmation.

Questions about the training calendar should be directed to Marcelle Clowes, Training and Conference Assistance, at


Request Training

NCCADV offers FREE and discounted on-site trainings for its members.

Learn more about NCCADV membership

To request training, please contact Marcelle Clowes, Training and Conference Assistant, at or call her at 919-956-9124 x231.

The purpose of our trainings is to improve the quality of services to domestic violence survivors, improve the capacity to engage in primary prevention, and to ensure consistency of services across NC.

We provide trainings on many topics to domestic violence service providers, colleges/universities, and allied professionals, including law enforcement agencies, courts, faith based organizations, and business leaders.

To request a training from our experienced and skilled trainers, please complete this request form.  Fee-based trainings are also available to non-members (see our fee schedule).