Monthly Archives: August 2018

Free Incident Response Tool for Schools

On August 23, 2018, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. ET, the OJJDP-funded Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force Program will host “Internet Crimes Against Children/iKeepSafe Incident Response Tool for Schools.” This webinar will discuss a free resource designed to help schools respond to technology-related incidents, including cyberbullying, sexting, hacking, and threats of violence. The webinar will identify how school officials can use this tool to work with law enforcement and other stakeholders to investigate and develop responses to all types of technology-related incidents. Register to attend the webinar.
• Learn more about the OJJDP-funded Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force Program.
• View and download the OJJDP-sponsored tip card “Preparing and Responding to Cyberbullying: Tips for Law Enforcement.”

Apply for OVC TTAC’s Effective Management Series: Financial Management!

Apply for the Office for Victims of Crime Training and Technical Assistance Center (OVC TTAC) National Victim Assistance Academy (NVAA)- “Effective Management Series: Financial Management.”
To serve crime victims more effectively, victim service organizations must use fundamental financial management practices to stay solvent and operate properly. In this training, you will learn key bookkeeping and accounting principles, how to prepare financial documents, how to prevent fraud, and the differences in available financial management tools.
This training is designed for those responsible for their organization’s financial management. It will be delivered online, over the course of 5 weeks, beginning on September 4. Each week, except for the introductory week, will include a facilitated webinar.
The Financial Management training is part of the NVAA Effective Management Series and, like all OVC TTAC trainings, there is no cost to participate. Please Note: Space is limited. Apply today to reserve your space. When you complete all components of this training, you will receive .9 CEUs.
All webinars are conducted from 11:30 a.m.–12:45 p.m. (eastern time). The sessions are recorded, so if you are unable to participate in the live webinar, you will be able to listen to the recording.
Introductory Week: Introduction to Financial Management, September 4–7, no webinar.
Week 1: Planning the Budget, September 10–14, webinar on September 14.
Week 2: Bookkeeping and Accounting Concepts and Practices, September 17–21, webinar on September 21.
Week 3: Financial Reporting and Monitoring, September 24–28, webinar on September 28.
Week 4: Practical Financial Oversight, October 1–5, webinar on October 5.