SPARC provides training to multidisciplinary professionals who seek to increase their understanding of stalking and enhance their skills in working with stalking victims or offenders. Our trainings are victim-centered, research informed, and practice based.

SPARC team members are available to provide trainings to practitioners on the local, regional, statewide, and national levels. Training topics may include, but are not limited to:

  • Stalking Prevalence, Lethality, and Impact
  • Stalking and Intimate Partner Violence
  • Stalking and Sexual Assault
  • The Use of Technology to Stalk
  • Coordinating the Response to Stalking
  • Stalking on Campus
  • Stalking and Adolescents
  • The Investigation and Response to Stalking
  • Prosecuting Stalking
  • Supervising Stalking Offenders
  • Stalking Risk Assessment
  • Stalking Safety Planning
  • Working with Victims of Stalking

SPARC can develop training content and integrate topics to meet your specific training needs. SPARC utilizes nationally recognized training consultants to assist in meeting training requests. Trainings can vary in length from 90 minutes to several days. Trainings can be tailored to meet the individualized needs of communities working to improve their responses to stalking.

As you plan a stalking training, review SPARC’s guide for promoting your event.

If you have difficulty completing the training request form online, please fill out this form and submit the form to Emma MacDonald.