Next CVSP Training Program
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
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.
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.