Training Information Calendar


SARATSO strives to meet the training needs of the certified scorers of California’s risk instruments. If training is needed at a particular location or for a specific risk instrument, please email a request to SARATSO@cdcr.ca.gov as we track areas of needed trainings in planning our annual schedule.

SARATSO Trainers

SARATSO must certify all scorers on the risk instruments. All classes must be taught by certified trainers in order for scorers to receive certification.

SARATSO Certified Trainers Qualifications & Expectations


Trainings

Static-99R

For the Static-99R, certified trainers are probation, parole and DSH personnel who have had advanced SARATSO-sponsored training by an expert in the field.

Click here to find a certified trainer on the Static-99R.

Static-99R Training for Trainers (T4T)

Date: August 27-28, 2019

Time: August 27, 2019 - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
           August 28, 2019 - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fee: No Charge

STC's: 16 Hours (0135-4201) 

Location:
Courtyard by Marriott - Cal Expo
1782 Tribute Road
Sacramento, CA 95815

Instructor: Craig Teofilo and Lea Chankin

Additional Info: To register send a typed registration form to Laura Pauli at Laura.Pauli@cdcr.ca.gov.  Attendance does not guarantee trainer certification. Registration priority will be based upon geographic and department need. First Time Trainer Requirements: For those interested in becoming a certified trainer, please ensure you submit the following items:

• Registration Form
• Reference Letter
• Letter of Interest addressed to the SARATSO Committee

Please refer to the SARATSO Certified Trainers Qualification & Expectations guidelines. 

Static-99R Recertification Training

Date: September 5, 2019

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fee: No Charge

STC's: 8 Hours, #0600-0643

Location:
Board of State and Community Corrections
2590 Venture Oaks Way
Sacramento, CA 95833

Instructor: Eric Peterson

Registration: Training FULL, no longer accepting new registrations. 

Additional Info: If you have any questions please contact Laura Pauli at laura.pauli@cdcr.ca.gov.


JSORRAT-II

For the JSORRAT-II, certified trainers were trained by SARATSO expert Dr. Douglas Epperson.

Click here to find a certified trainer.

JSORRAT-II Basic Training

Date: October 18, 2019 

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fee: No Charge

STC's: 8 Hours, #02680241

Location:
Board of State and Community Corrections
2590 Venture Oaks Way
Sacramento, CA 95833

Instructor: Shannon Smith, LCSW and Chris Miller

Registration: Please click here to complete the registration form.

Additional Info: Please note that registration is limited to Department of Juvenile Justice and Probation staff. If you have any questions please contact SARATSO@cdcr.ca.gov.  


STABLE-2007/ACUTE-2007

Click here for a list of certified trainers.

This is a 14 hour training. All participants must complete and pass all aspects of the 14 hours to become certified scorers.

CEU's
California State University, Sacramento College of Continuing Education is an approved provider by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS), provider number PCE 4089. This course meets the qualifications for 14.0 hours of continuing education credit for MFT’s and/or LCSW’s as required by the California BBS. Please note that there will be specific instructions and required registration upon arrival at the course in order to receive credit and certification of attendance in the course.

Stable-2007/Acute-2007 Basic Training Hosted by Hope Program

Date: September 20-21, 2019

Time: September 20, 2019 - 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
           September 21, 2019 - 8:30 am - 1:00 pm

Fee: $250.00

CEU's: Not included, certification only 

Instructor: Shannon Smith, LCSW and Cristina Loree, Psy.D.

Location:
995 Gateway Center Way, Ste. 208
San Diego, CA  92101

Registration: Please contact Taqua Ammar at (510) 925-0511 or at tammar@hopeprogram.biz with the following information: 
• Full Name
• Phone Number
• Email Address 
If you choose to email, please put the title of the training in the subject line of your training request. 

Additional Info: Payment of fees must be completed at the time of registration; Hope Program accepts credit card over the phone or by email (Ms. Ammar will call within 24 hours of receiving the registration request). If paying by check, it must be sent to HOPE Program, 1245 B Street, Hayward, CA 94541 within 72 hours of registration. If Hope Program cannot collect payment via credit card or check, the participant will not be registered for the trainings as requested. If you have any questions regarding the training, please contact Taqua Ammar at (510) 925-0511 or at tammar@hopeprogram.biz.

Stable-2007/Acute-2007 Recertification Webinar

Date: September 25, 2019

Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Fee: $50.00, an optional charge applies for CEU's ($25.00)

CEU's: 4 Hours, Currently SARATSO only offers CE’s for Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) Masters level licensed individuals 

Registration: Please click here to register.

Instructor: Kate Sutton, PsyD

Additional Info: If you have any questions please contact saratso@cdcr.ca.gov.

Stable-2007/Acute-2007 Basic Training 

Date: November 7-8, 2019

Time: November 7, 2019 - 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
           November 8, 2019 - 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Fee: $115.00, an optional charge applies for CEU's ($25.00) 

CEU's: 14 Hours, Currently SARATSO only offers CE’s for Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) Masters level licensed individuals  

Location:
Springhill Suites by Marriott Mission Valley
2401 Camino Del Rio North
San Diego, CA 95819

Instructor: Cristina Loree, PsyD

Registration: Please click here to register. 

Additional Info: If you have any questions please contact saratso@cdcr.ca.gov.

Stable/Acute Training for Trainer (T4T) Recertification 

Date: November 15, 2019

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fee: No Charge

Location:
Board of State and Community Corrections
2590 Venture Oaks Way
Sacramento, CA 95833

Instructor: Lea Chankin, PsyD

Additional Info: To register send a typed registration form to Sophia Vasti at Sophia.Vasti@cdcr.ca.gov. Please note that SARATSO will not be accepting New Trainer registration at this time.


LS/CMI

The LS/CMI certified trainers are treatment providers who have had advanced SARATSO-sponsored training by an expert in the field.

Click here to find a certified trainer on the LSCMI.

CEU's
California State University, Sacramento College of Continuing Education is an approved provider by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS), provider number PCE 4089. This course meets the qualifications for continuing education credit for MFT’s and/or LCSW’s as required by the California BBS. Please note that there will be specific instructions and required registration upon arrival at the course in order to receive credit and certification of attendance in the course.

LS/CMI Recertification Webinar

Date: September 18, 2019

Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Fee: $50.00, an optional charge applies for CEU's ($25.00)

CEU's: 4 Hours, Currently SARATSO only offers CE’s for Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) Masters level licensed individuals 

Instructor: Andrew Wakefield, LMFT

Registration: Please click here to register. 

Additional Info: If you have any questions please contact saratso@cdcr.ca.gov.

LS/CMI Basic Training Hosted by Hope Program

Date: September 19, 2019

Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm 

Fee: $175.00

CEU's: Not included, certification only

Instructor: Shannon Smith, LCSW

Location: 
995 Gateway Center Way, Ste. 208
San Diego, CA  92101

Registration:  Please contact Taqua Ammar at (510) 925-0511 or at tammar@hopeprogram.biz with the following information: 
• Full Name
• Phone Number
• Email Address 
• Last Four Digits of SSN
If you choose to email, please put the title of the training in the subject line of your training request. 

Additional Info: Payment of fees must be completed at the time of registration; Hope Program accepts credit card over the phone or by email (Ms. Ammar will call within 24 hours of receiving the registration request). If paying by check, it must be sent to HOPE Program, 1245 B Street, Hayward, CA 94541 within 72 hours of registration. If Hope Program cannot collect payment via credit card or check, the participant will not be registered for the trainings as requested. If you have any questions regarding the training, please contact Taqua Ammar at (510) 925-0511 or at tammar@hopeprogram.biz.

LS/CMI Basic Training

Date: November 6, 2019

Time: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm 

Fee: $65.00, an optional charge applies for CEU's ($25.00)

CEU's: 8 Hours, Currently SARATSO only offers CE’s for Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) Masters level licensed individuals 

Location: 
Springhill Suites by Marriott Mission Valley
2401 Camino Del Rio North
San Diego, CA 95819

Instructor: Christine Romero, AMFT

Registration: Please click here to register. 

Additional Info: If you have any questions please contact saratso@cdcr.ca.gov.


Containment Model

Containment Model Training

Date: October 23-24, 2019

Time: October 23, 2019 - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
           October 24, 2019 - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fee: No Charge

STC's: 16 Hours, #05248158

Location: 
Courtyard Marriott Cal Expo
1782 Tribute Road
Sacramento, CA 95815

Instructor: Various 

Registration: Please click here to complete the registration form.

Additional Info: If you have any questions please contact Laura Pauli at laura.pauli@cdcr.ca.gov.