Professional Development

Professional Development and Community Education

WOAR’s Professional Development and Community Education trainings provide professionals and community partners with up-to-date information about sexual violence and related topics.  Professionals and community partners alike can attend trainings to gain knowledge to effectively work with survivors of sexual assault and to increase protective factors which support efforts to end sexual violence.

Organizations can also receive on-site training at their location on any of the following topics or trainings offered in our program guide.

  • Adult Survivors of Child Sexual Assault
  • Child Sexual Assault Prevention
  • Comprehensive Sexual Violence Overview
  • Family Violence Prevention Seminar
  • Mandated Reporter Training (2hr. and 3 hr.)
  • Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
  • WOAR Services

Certificate of participation provided. ACT 127 and Act 48 Credits provided with Mandated Reporter trainings.

For more information and to schedule trainings, complete the on-line Program Request Form or contact the Education and Training Department at (215) 985-3315, ext. 180.  You can also fax in your request to the Education and Training Department at (215) 985-9111.