June 26, 2019 | Houston, TX
Learn about the roles of law enforcement, first responders, investigators, and child protective services when investigating the death of a child. Receive an overview of the important investigative tips and information related to the causes of death, and the duties and investigative needs of the medical examiner/coroner.
The deadline to register is May 24, 2019. This one-day training is an overview course to help you gain understanding of how to respond to an unexplained child death, whether of natural causes, accidental, or from intentional harm.
Upon completion of this training you will be able to: * Define various causes of deaths * Describe pediatric development as it relates to identification of possible cause of death * Describe medical examiner expectations of investigators in the child death cases * Define the roles of law enforcement and CPS in child death investigations * Describe legal requirements for investigators of child death investigations
In addition to those listed below, members of a multidisciplinary investigative team and child protective services professionals would also benefit. * Law Enforcement * Prosecutors * Social Workers * Tribes/Tribal Partners * Victim Service Providers
The CAC Training Center Classroom 3-5 2500 Bolsover Street Houston, TX 77005
There is NO FEE to attend this training; however, pre-registration is required. The deadline to register is May 24, 2019. Registrations will still be accepted after this date based on your qualifications to attend and if seats are still available. Tuition, student materials, and instructional costs are provided by the Missing and Exploited Children Training & Technical Assistance Program. Approval to attend this training is subject to the approval of the host agency as well as your qualifications submitted on your registration.