Training Information Calendar


***DUE TO COVID-19, SARATSO IS MANDATED BY THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA TO CANCEL ALL TRAVEL AND IN-PERSON TRAINING ACTIVITIES. PLEASE NOTE THAT SEVERAL TRAININGS FOR THE MONTHS OF APRIL THROUGH MAY 2020 HAVE BEEN CANCELED. PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR ADDITIONAL WEBINAR BASED TRAININGS IN THE COMING WEEKS.***

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

Date: December 1 - 3, 2020

Time:

December 1, 2020: 9:00am - 1:00pm

December 2, 2020: 9:00am - 1:00pm

December 3, 2020: 9:00am - 1:00pm

Fee: No Charge

STC's: 12 Hours, #0642-5647

Location: Webinar

Instructor: David Haner

Registration: Click here to register. 

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: October 12-13, 2020

Time:

October 12, 2020: 9:00am - 1:00pm

October 13, 2020: 9:00am - 1:00pm

Fee: No Charge

STC's: 8 Hours, #02680241

Location: Webinar

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


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
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 via Zoom

Date: November 4-6, 2020

Time:

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 – 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Thursday, November 5, 2020 – 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Friday, November 6, 2020 – 8:00 am – 12:00 pm 

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

CEU's: 12 Hours  

Instructor: Shannon Smith

Registration: Click here to register. 

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
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.

LS/CMI Basic Training via Zoom

Date: October 29-30, 2020

Time: 

Thursday, October 29, 2020 – 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Friday, October 30, 2020 – 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 

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

CEU's: 8 Hours

Instructor: Karina Wong

Registration: Click here to register. 

Additional Info: If you have any questions please contact Sophia Vasti at SARATSO@cdcr.ca.gov. Please note that participants will be required to purchase the LS/CMI User Manual or LS/CMI Scoring Guide in advance of the training. Please pay special attention to the homepage of the registration website for purchasing details.


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: CANCELLED

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