FVIP Certification

Certified Facilitators

Download this pdf file. 2021 Certified Facilitators

Program Certification Requirements

Program applications are accepted on January 1 and July 1 annually.

Program Recertification Application 

Watch the FVIP Rules Certification Primer to view an overview of the Program and Facilitator Certification processes. 

  • Program Mission Statement
  • Owner Background Information
  • Disclosure of Business Ventures
  • Program Locations
  • Class Times
  • Class Fee Schedule
  • Indigent Fee Reduction Plan
  • General Liability Insurance ($1,000,000)
  • Victim Liaison Contract (current)
  • Principles of Practice (signed)
  • Background information and background check authorization
  • Curriculum
  • Participation in Task Force
  • Application fee ($250 per judicial circuit)

Facilitator Certification Requirements

Facilitator applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Your certification date will be prorated to the nearest January 1.

Facilitator Recertification Application

Watch the FVIP Rules Certification Primer to view an overview of the Program and Facilitator Certification processes. 

  • Commission Provided FVIP Basics Training (20 Hours)
    • Facilitators in Training must complete FVIP Basics 1 Training before beginning any other facilitator certification requirements
  • Commission Approved Training (40 Hours)
  • Community Education and Victim Advocacy (40 Hours)
  • Participant Observer in Certified FVIP (36 Hours)
  • Direct Face to Face Classroom Contact (36 Hours)
    • Complete only after Participant Observer hours
  • Recommendation Letter
    • Written and signed by the certified facilitator with whom you complete direct face-to-face hours with
  • Education Requirement
    • 4 Year Degree or 2 years’ experience as a group facilitator, instructor or counselor
  • Code of Ethics (signed)
  • Principles of Practice (signed)
  • Background information and background check authorization
  • Application fee ($150)
    • Prorated to the nearest January 1

Please contact Nadege Delva with any questions regarding certification.

Contact FVIP Coordinator

Nadege Delva

Nadege is the agency's best point of contact on issues including:

  • Family Violence Intervention Program Provider and Facilitator Certification
  • Family Violence Intervention Program Inquiries