Next CVSP Training Program
Rhode Island

August 20-22, 2014

Hosted by the Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Rhode Island (AICURI)

Providence Marriott Downtown

1 Orms Street - College Canal Room

Providence, Rhode Island 02904

 

Tentative Agenda

 

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CVSP Trainings

The Certificate for Veterans' Service Providers (CVSP) training curriculum -- the first of its kind in the nation -- is a principal component of Operation College Promise programming. The training is intended to prepare veterans' service providers with the essential tools and knowledge to assist veterans succeed in the transition to civilian life.

The CVSP training has been offered at four different locations including The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, Ramapo College of New Jersey, Texas State University - San Marcos, and the University of North Carolina - Charlotte. More than 300 professionals from 25 states have participated.


Program Content

  • Module 1 - Military 101: A Primer on Military Culture

  • Module 2 - What's New, What to Expect - An Update on the Status of the Post 9/11 GI Bill

  • Module 3 - Serving My Country - A Student Veterans Panel

  • Module 4 - Cracking the Code of Military Credit and Experience Transfer

  • Module 5 - Invisible Injuries of Contemporary Warfare

  • Module 6 - Resources for Veterans in Transition

  • Module 7 - Promising Practices in Veteran Support Services:  A National Perspective

Program concludes with team exercises and presentations followed by a visit to a local military installation or other appropriate venue, as available. For more information call 609-989-1100.