How To Register

How To Register










How To Register & Complete SCCADVASA's Victim Service Provider Basic Training Course

The Basic Training Course is approximately 16 hours - 11.75 hours online and 4.25 hours in-person. Here are the steps to completing the Course:

  1. Non-members should search the list of available SCCADVASA trainings or click here to see the list of upcoming Basic Training Courses. Coalition members and staff at affiliate and membership organizations should log into Coalition Manager to find the upcoming Basic Trainings on their Dashboard. *Please note: Trainings that are open for registrations will have a "Register" tab. Click on that tab and select payment method.
  2. Non-members must pay the registration fee when you register or select pay by check and mail the check within 5 business days to SCCADVASA Training, P.O. Box 7776, Columbia, SC 29202.
    • General Public Registration Fee: $100 per registrant
    • Individual Member Registration Fee: $75 per registrant
    • Affiliate Organization Registration Fee: $75 per registrant
    • Member Organization Fee: $0 per registrant
        *Members and affiliates should log-in to their user accounts to receive reduced or waived access to
          training course.
  3. Apply for VSP certification through the Department of Crime Victim Services Training, Provider Certification, and Statistical Analysis (CVST, formerly OVSEC). Click here to complete the application* 
  4. Complete the online training content within the required time frame. At the end of the online training, follow the directions on the online training dashboard to fill out the form to notify SCCADVASA of your completion and to submit the final evaluation.
  5. Attend the in-person training.


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2020 Victim Service Provider Basic Training Courses 

Open Registration Period(s)

  • First Cohort - January 6, 2020 - March 2, 2020
  • Second Cohort - March 30, 2020 - May 26, 2020
  • Third Cohort - June 22, 2020 - August 17, 2020
  • Fourth Cohort - September 14, 2020 - November 9, 2020

*Please note, all courses for Victim Service Provider Basic Training will close on the specified date or when the cohort reaches full capacity.

Deadlines to Complete Online VSP Courses 

  • First Cohort - March 2, 2020
  • Second Cohort- May 26, 2020
  • Third Cohort - August 17, 2020
  • Fourth Cohort - November 9, 2020

In-Person Training Session(s)

  • First Cohort -  March 10, 2020
  • Second Cohort - June 2, 2020
  • Third Cohort - August 25, 2020
  • Fourth Cohort - November 17, 2020