Training and Technical Assistance

Overview:

The Department of Justice (DOJ) provides training and technical assistance (TTA) to further practical and specialized knowledge to implement and enhance justice system efforts. DOJ supports training and technical assistance that is both specifically geared toward tribes and across broader topic areas.

TTA Topics and Eligibility | TTA Providers | Grants and Financial Training | TTA Events

Topical TTA Resources and Eligibility

DOJ provides subject matter-based training and technical assistance across topic areas that include:

Back to top

DOJ Tribal Training and Technical Assistance Providers

Click on the organization name to read a brief description of the agency, services provided, contact information, and a link to each organization's website.

Indian Alcohol and Substance Abuse

Law Enforcement

Tribal Courts

Tribal Civil and Criminal Legal Assistance

Corrections, Alternatives to Incarceration, and Reentry

Juvenile Delinquency Prevention and Justice

Victim Services

Intergovernmental Collaboration

Information Sharing

Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act

Domestic and Sexual Violence Crimes

Back to top

Grants and Financial Training

In addition to subject matter-based TTA resources and tools to assist tribes with programmatic issues related to project implementation, DOJ offers grant management-related training and technical assistance regarding the grant application process, grant management, and financial management.

Back to top

TTA Events

Event Date(s):

January 28, 2015

Time:

3:00 – 4:30 pm ET

Webinar:

Dispelling the Myths of TLOA: Judicial Education, Ethics, and Licensure

Audience:

Judicial Personnel of tribal courts, Attorneys working for Indian tribes or in Tribal communities, tribal leaders, Indian legal services and other organizations providing legal assistance, Public defenders, Victims Services.

Host Agency(s):

American Probation and Parole Association, Tribal Judicial Institute, National Tribal Judicial Center

Event Details:

As Indian tribes implement enhanced sentencing authority through tribal courts, it is important to provide information relevant to the requirements of the Tribal Law & Order Act of 2010[1] in so far as judicial qualifications are concerned.  This webinar will: 1) Introduce participants to the provisions of the TLOA pertaining to judicial qualifications; 2) Address and dispel some of the myths that exist with respect to judicial qualifications in terms of education and licensure, including a comparative analysis of the qualifications of judges in other jurisdictions;  3) Provide information relevant to establishing rules or codes that provide for judicial licensure, ethics and ongoing education;  and 4) Provide examples of the various means by which tribes can ensure that court records reflect judicial qualifications.

Registration:

FREE Registrationhttp://tinyurl.com/ppj3cpp

Funding Agency(s):

Bureau of Justice Assistance

[1] Public Law (Pub.L.) 111–211, H.R. 725, 124 Stat. 2258, enacted July 29, 2010.

Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation: Purpose Areas 2, 3, and 4 Overview

Event Date(s):

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Time:

2:00 p.m. EST – 3:00 p.m. EST

Webinar:

Webinar

Audience:

Individuals who are interested in applying for FY 2015 CTAS funding under Purpose Areas 2, 3, and/or 4

Type of Event:

Open - Registration Required

Host Agency(s):

Bureau of Justice Assistance

Event Details:

 https://bjatraining.webex.com/bjatraining/onstage/g.php?MTID=e9fb2c036758df9b89109ed932136e893    

Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation: Budget Development Overview

Event Date(s):

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Time:

3:30 p.m. EST – 4:30 p.m. EST

Webinar:

Webinar

Audience:

Individuals who are interested in applying for FY 2015 CTAS funding and require guidance on developing a budget and creating a budget detail worksheet.

Type of Event:

Open - Registration Required

Host Agency(s):

Office of Chief Information Officer

Event Details:

 https://bjatraining.webex.com/bjatraining/onstage/g.php?MTID=e96947a0a885153fa833b6c730d02936

Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation: Purpose Area 1 Overview

Event Date(s):

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Time:

2:00 pm – 3:00 p.m. EST

Webinar:

Webinar

Audience:

Individuals who are interested in applying for FY 2015 CTAS funding under Purpose Area 1

Type of Event:

Open - Registration Required

Host Agency(s):

Community Oriented Policing Services

Event Details:

 https://bjatraining.webex.com/bjatraining/onstage/g.php?MTID=e5c4ce024ced1e2ef6a1b4e890694174a

Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation: Purpose Area 5 Overview

Event Date(s):

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Time:

3:30 pm – 4:30 p.m. EST

Webinar:

Webinar

Audience:

Individuals who are interested in applying for FY 2015 CTAS funding under Purpose Area 5

Type of Event:

Open - Registration Required

Host Agency(s):

Office on Violence Against Women

Event Details:

 https://bjatraining.webex.com/bjatraining/onstage/g.php?MTID=e7fbf1f73f16ed467e9aa14846edf8bf3

Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation: Purpose Area 6 and 7 Overview

Event Date(s):

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Time:

2:00 pm – 3:00 p.m. EST

Webinar:

Webinar

Audience:

Individuals who are interested in applying for FY 2015 CTAS funding under Purpose Areas 6 and 7

Type of Event:

Open - Registration Required

Host Agency(s):

Office for Victims of Crime

Event Details:

https://bjatraining.webex.com/bjatraining/onstage/g.php?MTID=e74dc35aaf78152b6520f9db5ee78af74

Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation: Purpose Area 8 and 9 Overview

Event Date(s):

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Time:

3:30 pm – 4:30 p.m. EST

Webinar:

Webinar

Audience:

Individuals who are interested in applying for FY 2015 CTAS funding under Purpose Areas 8  and 9

Type of Event:

Open - Registration Required

Host Agency(s):

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Event Details:

https://bjatraining.webex.com/bjatraining/onstage/g.php?MTID=ed1084b7d80f6e5b49ec7c944e527c864


Back to top

 

Updated January 23, 2015