Upon completion of the Victim Service Practitioner Certification Academy, certification will remain active for 3 years. Within 3 years of completing the academy and every 3 years thereafter, students must complete 20 hours of victim service related training. Additional requirements for recertification are as follows:
1. Download and complete the Continuing Education document provided here. Must be verified with a certificate of completion and supervisor signature. Upload the completed and signed form where requested on the form below.
2. Student must have a clean criminal background – a background check will be conducted by NCVAN, and
3. Student must submit a $125.00 processing fee after you click “Submit.”
If you need support in completing your online application or payment, please call 919-831-2857, ext. 2.
Five of the required 20 hours of continuing education each year may come from review of publications, audio/visual tapes and other victim service reference materials. North Carolina Victim Assistance Network reserves the right to refuse any application for recertification.