SVN 24 Hour Certificate Trainings

These trainings will specifically meet the 24 hours of training required of SVN Members as detailed in the SVN Standards HERE. A Formal Certificate Program is a form of credential. For more information about the various forms of credentials go HERE.

Providence, RI

July 21-24, 2015
Omni Hotel

1 W Exchange St
Providence, RI 02903

Participants must attend ALL sessions and successfully complete the content exam at the conclusion of the course to receive the certificate.

The certificate issued does NOT expire and will verify that the attendee is in compliance with the training requirements for visitation monitors as outlined in the SVN Standards.


  • $425 for SVN Members
  • $550 for Non Members
Register HERE for Providence

Training Schedule:

July 21 8:30 AM- 5PM
July 22 8:30 AM- 5PM
July 23 8:30 AM- 5PM
July 24 8:30-1PM

Meals are NOT included

Minneapolis, MN

September, 22-25 2015
Marriott City Center
30 S 7th St
Minneapolis, MN 55402

Register HERE for Minneapolis


  • $325 for Minnesota SVN Chapter Members
  • $425 for SVN Members
  • $550 for Non Members

Training Schedule:

September 22 8:30 AM- 5PM
September 23 8:30 AM- 5PM
September 24 8:30 AM- 5PM
September 25 8:30-1PM

Meals are NOT included

Overnight Rooms are available for $135/night at the Marriott

Reserve Hotel Room HERE

Purchase the SVN Training Manual HERE

The purchase for $99 includes: The Stylish SVN Binder and the first twelve completed modules:Intake, Working with Law Enforcement, Domestic Violence, Understanding the SVN Code of Ethics, Intervention in Supervised Visitation, Documentation modules, Child Welfare modules, Parents with Special Needs, Child Development and Working with The Courts.

Included is a CD with Power Point presentations for each module and also some sample forms

SVN, Supervised Visitation Network, is an international membership organization of professionals who provide supervised visitation and access services to families.

SVN was Founded in 1991 to provide opportunities for networking, sharing of information, and training for agencies and individuals who are interested in assuring that children can have safe, conflict-free access to parents with whom they do not reside.

Providing resources for members and families in need of supervised visitation services.

For more info about joining SVN Click Here

Some of our organizational goals include:

  • To provide professional forums for networking and sharing of information about supervised child access services.
  • To develop and disseminate standards for practice of supervised visitation and exchange services.
  • To maintain a directory of supervised visitation and exchange providers.
  • To collect and make available research relevant to safe child access services.
  • To gather and disseminate training and program materials for child access providers.
  • To provide public education regarding the role and importance of supervised child access programs in the continuum of services for families.
  • To assist parents in locating and utilizing appropriate services.