Victims' Rights Training

The Arizona Attorney General’s Office presents statewide training to victim assistance providers or to those who have interest in the Arizona victims’ rights.

  • Download the 2013-2014 Training Brochure
  • There is no charge for the training but registration is required.
  • Trainings are approved for the following credit:
    • Arizona Peace Officer Standards & Training (AZ POST)
    • Committee on Judicial Education and Training (COJET)
    • Continuing Legal Education (CLE)

Trainings Offered

Basic Victims' Rights

Basic Victims' Rights Training

This training is highly recommended for employees new to victims’ rights or for anyone who needs a refresher. Content covers fundamental information about victims’ rights for adult and juvenile crimes in Arizona.

Please note: It is highly recommended that you attend the Basic Training prior to attending the Advanced Training. This course has also been recently updated and has new curriculum as of FY 2013.

Basic Victims’ Rights Training is presented from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. with a one-hour break for lunch (lunch on your own).


  • Brief History
  • Definitions
  • Victims’ Journey through the Justice System with Applicable Rights/Responsibilities
    • Pre-Conviction/Adjudication
    • Post-Conviction/Adjudication
  • Victims’ Compensation Programs

Advanced Victims' Rights

Advanced Victims' Rights Training

This training is for experienced victim service providers, 101 graduates, and anyone interested in gaining a deeper understanding of victims’ rights in the state of Arizona.

Advanced Victims’ Rights Training is presented in a 3 hours session from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.


  • 2013  legislative updates
  • Case Law Discussion
  • Victims’ Rights: Problems & Solutions

Training Schedule


Basic: April 23, 2014
Training Full
Advanced: April 24, 2014
Training Full
Location: Kayenta Township Hall
1/4 mile north of Highway 163
Basic: May 8, 2014
Register by May 6, 2014
Advanced: May 9, 2014
Register by May 6, 2014
Location: Law Enforcement Administration Facility (LEAF)
911 E. Sawmill Road
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Basic: May 21, 2014
Register by May 19, 2014
Advanced: May 22, 2014
Register by May 19, 2014
Location: Agave Conference Room
971 Jason Lopez Circle, Bldg. D
Florence, AZ 85132
Lake Havasu City  
Basic: May 28, 2014
Register by May 25, 2014
Location: Lake Havasu City Police Department
Conference Room
2360 McCulloch Blvd N
Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403
Basic: June 4, 2014
Register by June 2, 2014
Advanced: June 5, 2014
Register by June 2, 2014
Location: Phoenix Family Advocacy Center
2120 N. Central Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85004
Basic: June 20, 2014
Register by June 16, 2014
Location: Payson Public Library
328 N. McLane Road
Payson, AZ 85541
Basic: Postponed - Date TBD
Advanced: Postponed - Date TBD
Location: Apache County Annex Building
309 S. Mountain Avenue
Springerville, AZ 85938



There is no charge but registration is required.  

Click here to register

Contact Information

If you have additional questions, please contact:

Erin Yabu, MC
State Victims' Rights Administrator - Lead Trainer
Arizona Attorney General's Office of Victim Services
1275 West Washington
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone (602) 542-8456
Fax (602) 542-8453