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Standard Reunification Method Virtual Training

Standard Reunification Method Virtual Training

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The Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS) has adopted the Standard Reunification Method (SRM) as a best practice.  The SRM was developed by the “I Love U Guys” Foundation as a research-based best practice of responding to critical incidents. The SRM provides a framework and process to reunify students with their parents/guardians in a safe, efficient, and organized manner following a crisis event.

Who should attend?

This training is open to all K-12 school administrators, school faculty and staff, school security officers, school and division crisis teams, central office staff, higher education staff, campus security officers, law enforcement/school resource officers/campus police officers, Fire/EMS, school division and city/county emergency managers, victim advocates, social services, community service boards, and other local, state, and federal first responders.

Training Time and Details

The training hours will be 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. 

Partial In-service Credit

Partial In-service Credit (PIC) will not be available for this training. 

Cost and Registration

There is no fee to attend this webinar. Pre-registration is required.

Please use your official work email when registering.

The training will be hosted via Zoom. Participants will receive the Zoom meeting link prior to the training.

Please note that the DCJS registration system does not have the capacity to sort eligible from ineligible registrants.  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. 


DCJS Page Contact

Ed Ewing
Crisis Management and Critical Incident Response Coordinator
Virginia Center for School & Campus Safety