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Alzheimer's and Autism Awareness


This no-cost, one-day event will provide Virginia law enforcement, first responders and public safety professionals with the most current Alzheimer’s, dementia and Autism training available. It features in-depth instruction to help law enforcement and public safety agencies enhance their capacity to handle calls involving people with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia as well as Autism Spectrum Disorders. 

Who should attend?

This training is intended for sworn law enforcement officers, campus security officers and school security officers.  

Partial In-service Credit

Partial In-service Credit (PIC) for Virginia law enforcement officers, campus security officers and school security officers will be available. 

Travel, Lodging and Meals

Participants are responsible for their transportation and lodging arrangements and expenses.

Training Time and Details

Check in will begin at 7:45 a.m. and course will be held from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Cost and Registration

There is no cost to attend this training. Pre-registration is required.

Please note that the DCJS registration system does not have the capacity to sort eligible from ineligible registrants. Therefore, anyone who registers will receive a confirmation. It is the responsibility of the DCJS assigned course director to review the roster and make a final determination on acceptance into the course. Registrants not accepted will be notified via the email address provided during registration.

For more information, contact:

Chris Scuderi
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