National Children's Advocacy Center

NCAC Training Center

ncac_trainingThe NCAC Training Center is located on the campus of the National Children's Advocacy Center in Huntsville, Alabama.

The NCAC Training Center is one of the leading providers of quality training for professionals working with abused children and their families. To meet the varied needs of the child abuse professional, training sessions are available On Campus, Online, Customized Training - On Location, and through a professional conference.

2016 Trainings

All classes below are at the NCAC Training Center in Huntsville, AL, unless indicated otherwise.

Forensic Interviewing of Children Training

February 8-12, 2016 (class complete)
April 18-22, 2016 (class complete)
June 13-17, 2016 (class complete)
July 18-22, 2016 (class complete)
September 19-23, 2016 (class complete)
October 24-28, 2016 (class full)
December 5-9, 2016

Advanced Forensic Interviewing Training

April 26-28, 2016, Atlanta, GA (class complete)
September 27-29, 2016, Cincinnati, OH (class full)

Extended Forensic Interview Training

June 27-29, 2016, Portsmouth, NH (class complete)
October 18-20, 2016, Seattle, WA

Victim Advocacy Training

February 23-25, 2016 (class complete)
October 12-14, 2016 (class full)

Forensic Interviews at Trial: Preparation and Presentation

August 24-25, 2016 (class complete)
November 1-2, 2016 (class full)

Interviewing Child Victims with Disabilities

October 3-4, 2016

2017 Trainings (Registration coming soon)

Forensic Interviewing of Children Training

February 6-10, 2017 
April 10-14, 2017
June 19-23, 2017
July 24-28, 2017
September 25-29, 2017
October 23-27, 2017
December 4-8, 2017


Extended Forensic Interview Training

April 25-27, 2017, Chicago, IL 
September, 2017, New Orleans, LA


International Symposium on Child Abuse

The 33rd International Symposium on Child Abuse will be held March 27-30, 2017, Huntsville, AL.

Customized, On-Location Trainings

NCAC can bring a customized training to you.

International Training

NCAC offers international trainings that are customized to meet the needs of individual countries with respect to existing laws, investigatory agencies, cultural influences and practices, and the role of non-government organizations in these processes.

Online Trainings

NCAC's Virtual Training Center has over 80 Recorded Trainings and archived webinars available.

Poly-victimization Training Series

Poly-victimization trainings for professionals and community resources.

Technical Assistance from NCAC Training Center

Technical Assistance is available to professionals who work in the child abuse response field. Assistance may be delivered through phone, e-mail, or in-person consultation. To request technical assistance from NCAC Training Center, complete a request form using OJJDP's TTA360 system. For assistance using TTA360, or for other technical assistance requests, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Southern Regional Children's Advocacy Center

Southern Regional Children's Advocacy Center offers operational trainings and technical assistance for children's advocacy centers.