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 Basic Training hosted by the San Francisco Adult Probation Department

Date: January 22-23, 2020 

Time: January 22, 2020 - 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
           January 23, 2020 - 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Fee: No Charge

STC's: 12 Hours

Location:
564 6th Street, CASC room 226/227
San Francisco, CA 94103

Instructor: Chauncey Robinson

Registration: Please contact Wardell Anderson for registration at wardell.anderson@sfgov.org

Additional Info: Please note there are only 10 seats available. In this 12-hour Basic training, staff will learn the coding rules necessary to administer the tool. The training will also cover how to complete the "Facts of Offense" and "Modis Operandi" sheets that are sent to the CA Department of Justice. Participants must successfully score a test case to be certified as a Static 99R scorer.

Static-99R Recertification Training hosted by Alameda County Probation Department

Date: February 5, 2020 

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fee: No Charge

STC's: 8 Hours

Location:
Alameda County Probation Department
Las Vistas Training Center
2300 Fairmont Drive 
San Leandro, CA 94578

Instructor: Josie Lockard and Adriana Manzano

Registration: Please contact Josie Lockard at jlockard@acgov.org by 1/22 to ensure preparation of class materials. 

Static-99R Basic Training

Date: February 5-6, 2020 

Time: February 5, 2020 - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
           February 6, 2020 - 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Fee: No Charge

STC's: 12 Hours, #0642-5647

Location:
Board of State and Community Corrections
2590 Venture Oaks Way, Training Room, 1st Floor
Sacramento, CA 95833

Instructor: Chauncey Robinson

Registration: Please click here to complete the registration form.

Additional Info: Registration is limited to individuals with a mandate to score. If you have any questions please contact SARATSO@cdcr.ca.gov.  

Static-99R Recertification Training

Date: March 4, 2020 

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fee: No Charge

STC's: 8 Hours, #0600-0643

Location:
DAPO Southern Region Headquarters
21015 Pathfinder Road, Ste. 200, Training Room 1
Diamond Bar, CA 91765

Instructor: David Haner

Registration: Please click here to complete the registration form.

Additional Info: Registration is limited to individuals with a mandate to score. If you have any questions please contact SARATSO@cdcr.ca.gov.  

Static-99R Basic Training hosted by Ventura County Probation Department

Date: March 4-5, 2020 

Time: March 4, 2020 - 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
           March 5, 2020 - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fee: No Charge

STC's: 12 Hours

Location:
350 Willis Avenue
Camarillo, CA 93010

Instructor: Mike L’Ecuyer & Megan Ellison

Registration: Please contact Gabe Tobias for registration at (805) 388-4262.

Additional Info: Please note there are only 10 seats available. Registration is limited to individuals with a mandate to score. If you have any questions please contact SARATSO@cdcr.ca.gov.

Static-99R Recertification Training hosted by Sacramento County Probation Department

Date: March 17, 2020 

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fee: No Charge

STC's: 8 Hours

Location:
711 E Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Instructor: Natalie Handy, Eric Pettersen and Pete Gonzalez

Registration: Please contact Pete Gonzalez at gonzalezp@saccounty.net or Eric Pettersen at pettersene@saccounty.net for registration.

Additional Information: Registration is limited to individuals with a mandate to score. If you have any questions, please contact SARATSO@cdcr.ca.gov.  

Static-99R Basic Training hosted by Sacramento County Probation Department

Date: March 18-19, 2020 

Time: March 18, 2020 - 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
           March 19, 2020 - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fee: No Charge

STC's: 12 Hours

Location:
711 E Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Instructor: Natalie Handy, Eric Pettersen and Pete Gonzalez

Registration: Please contact Pete Gonzalez at gonzalezp@saccounty.net or Eric Pettersen at pettersene@saccounty.net for registration. 

Additional Information: Registration is limited to individuals with a mandate to score. If you have any questions, please contact SARATSO@cdcr.ca.gov.  

Static-99R Recertification Training hosted by Ventura County Probation Department

Date: June 18, 2020 

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fee: No Charge

STC's: 8 Hours

Location:
350 Willis Avenue
Camarillo, CA 93010

Instructor: Mike L'Ecuyer

Registration: Please contact Gabe Tobias for registration at (805) 388-4262. 

Additional Info: Registration is limited to individuals with a mandate to score. If you have any questions please contact SARATSO@cdcr.ca.gov.

Static-99R Basic Training

Date: August 5-6, 2020 

Time: August 5, 2020 - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
           August 6, 2020 - 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Fee: No Charge

STC's: 12 Hours, #0642-5647

Location:
DAPO Southern Region Headquarters
21015 Pathfinder Road, Ste. 200, Training Room 1
Diamond Bar, CA 91765

Instructor: Mike L'Ecuyer

Registration: Registration will open in May 2020.

Additional Info: Registration is limited to individuals with a mandate to score. If you have any questions please contact SARATSO@cdcr.ca.gov.  

Static-99R Recertification Training

Date: September 3, 2020 

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, Training Room, 1st Floor
Sacramento, CA 95833

Instructor: TBD

Registration: Registration will open in May 2020.

Additional Info: Registration is limited to individuals with a mandate to score. If you have any questions please contact SARATSO@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: April 14, 2020 

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fee: No Charge

STC's: 8 Hours, #02680241

Location:
Southern Region Headquarters - Training Room 1
21015 Pathfinder Road, Ste. 200
Diamond Bar, CA 91765

Instructor: Krys Hunter, PsyD

Registration: Please click here to complete the registration form. 

Additional Info: It is advised that all attendees please park underground. Due to recent renovations, we ask that attendees do not bring food into the training room. Also, only cups with lids are allowed. 


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 Recertification Webinar

Date: January 29, 2020

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

Instructor: Deirdre D'Orazio

Registration: Click here to register. 

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

Stable-2007/Acute-2007 Basic Training

Date: March 4-5, 2020

Time: March 4, 2020 - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
           March 5, 2020 - 8:00 am - 3:00 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:
Board of State and Community Corrections
2590 Venture Oaks Way
Sacramento, CA 95833

Instructor: Robert Cureton

Registration: Click here to register. 

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

Stable-2007/Acute-2007 Recertification Webinar

Date: September 23, 2020

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

Instructor: TBD

Registration: Registration will open in June 2020. 

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

Stable-2007/Acute-2007 Basic Training

Date: November 5-6, 2020

Time: November 5, 2020 - 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
           November 6, 2020 - 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:
Central, CA (TBD)

Instructor: TBD

Registration: Registration will open in August 2020. 

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


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: January 22, 2020

Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 

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

CEU's: 3 Hours, Currently SARATSO only offers CE’s for Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) Masters level licensed individuals 

Instructor: Thurma Stewart

Registration: Click here to register.

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

LS/CMI Basic Training

Date: March 3, 2020

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 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: 
Board of State and Community Corrections
2590 Venture Oaks Way
Sacramento, CA 95833

Instructor: Alexandra Schmidt

Registration: Click here to register. 

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

LS/CMI Training for Trainers & Trainer Recertification

Date: April 22-23, 2020

Time: April 22, 2020 - 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
           April 23, 2020 - 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

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

Instructor: Allen Azizan, Ph.D.

Registration: Please click here to complete the registration form and submit to saratso@cdcr.ca.gov

Additional Info: There are a limited number of new trainer positions available. For those interested in becoming a Certified Trainer, please refer to the SARATSO Certified Trainers Qualifications & Expectations document posted to the SARATSO Training page to review eligibility requirements. First Time Trainer Applications are due to SARATSO no later than February 28, 2020; please ensure you submit the following items along with your registration to saratso@cdcr.ca.gov:

  • Reference Letter
  • Letter of Interest addressed to the SARATSO Committee that covers all details requested in the Certified Trainers Qualifications and Expectations document.
  • CV/Resume 

Attendance does not guarantee trainer certification. If you have any questions, please contact saratso@cdcr.ca.gov.

LS/CMI Recertification Webinar

Date: September 16, 2020

Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 

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

CEU's: 3 Hours, Currently SARATSO only offers CE’s for Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) Masters level licensed individuals 

Instructor: TBD

Registration: Registration will open in June 2020. 

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

LS/CMI Basic Training

Date: November 4, 2020

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: 
Central, CA (TBD)

Instructor: TBD

Registration: Registration will open in August 2020. 

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


Containment Model

Containment Model Training

Date: October 6-7, 2020

Time: TBD

Fee: No Charge

STC's: 16 Hours

Location: 
San Diego, CA

Instructor: Various 

Registration: Registration will open July 2020. 

Additional Info: If you have any questions please contact Sandra Diaz at sandra.diaz2@cdcr.ca.gov.