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 (PDF)


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.

Certified trainer list on the Static-99R. (PDF)

Static-99R Basic Training

Date: May 22-23, 2024

Time:

Wednesday, May 22, 2024:  8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. 

Thursday, May 23, 2024:  8:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.

Fee: No Charge

STC's: 12 Hours, # 06425647

Location: Long Beach, CA

Instructor: Tiffany McElveny

Registration: Registration closed!

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 - via Zoom

Date: May 29, 2024

Time: 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. 

Fee: No Charge

STC's: 8 hours

Location: Zoom

Instructor: Natalie Handy

Registration: Register for Static-99R Recertification Training (DOCX)

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.

JSORRAT-II certified trainer list (PDF)

JSORRAT-II Basic Training

The JSORRAT-II training program is currently suspended due to the juvenile realignment bill that was implemented in July 2021 (SB823).  
If you have any questions please contact SARATSO@cdcr.ca.gov.


STABLE-2007/ACUTE-2007 Trainings

STABLE-2007/ACUTE-2007 certified trainers list (PDF)

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

CEU's
The State Authorized Risk Assessment Tools for Sex Offenders (SARATSO) unit is an approved provider of Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) and Board of Psychology (BOP) continuing education credits by the American Psychological Association (APA). Please note that there will be specific instructions provided at the end of the training to receive credit and certification of attendance in the course.

 
 
Stable-2007/Acute-2007 Basic Training - In-Person

Date: May 9-10, 2024

Time: 

Thursday, May 9, 2024 - 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Friday, May 10, 2024 - 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: Hilton Garden Inn - Sacramento Airport Natomas

                 20 Advantage Court

                Sacramento, CA 95834

Fee: $150.00, an optional charge applies for CEU’s ($25.00)

CEU's: 14 Hours  

Instructor: Heather Slocum

Registration: Register for Stable-2007/Acute-2007 Basic Training

Additional Info: If you have any questions please contact Sophia Vasti at Sophia.Vasti@cdcr.ca.gov. Regarding CEU’s, please note that there will be specific instructions provided at the end of the training to receive credit and certification of attendance in the course for those who requested CE's during registration. Please note that requests for CE's will not be accepted after the registration process is complete.

Stable-2007/Acute-2007 Recertification Training - via TEAMS

Date: Friday: May 24, 2024

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Location: Microsoft TEAMS Platform

Fee: $75.00, an optional charge applies for CE’s ($25.00). We are ONLY able to provide CEs for Psychologists and Counselors (LMFT, LPCC, etc.).  Social Workers will be given a Certificate for the training hours; however, Social Workers will need to contact their Licensing Board to request CEs for the training. 

CEU's: 5 Hours  

Instructor: Allen Azizian, PhD

Registration: Trainings@cpcamerica.com

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Additional Info: If you have any questions, please contact Timothy Sinn at tim.s@cpcamerica.com.  

LS/CMI Trainings 

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

LS/CMI certified trainer on the list (PDF)

CEU's
The State Authorized Risk Assessment Tools for Sex Offenders (SARATSO) unit is an approved provider of Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) and Board of Psychology (BOP) continuing education credits by the American Psychological Association (APA). Please note that there will be specific instructions provided at the end of the training to receive credit and certification of attendance in the course.

 

Containment Model 

Containment Model Training