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2017 Court Improvement Program (CIP) Attorney Dependency Training (CIP)

(Online self-paced training)

Welcome to the Court Improvement Program Attorney Dependency Training. This course is an online self-paced training. It requires access to the Distance Education Program (DEP) secure password protected website for use by Nevada’s Judiciary and court staff, and CIP authorized stakeholders.

Course Description: The CIP Attorney Dependency Online Training is intended to improve legal representation of parents and children in dependency cases. The five course modules include: Federal and State Law in Nevada Child Protection Proceedings, The Adoption and Safe Families Act; Permanency Options; Roles and Responsibilities of Attorneys; Topics in Child Welfare Proceedings; and Key Child Safety Decision Making Concepts.

Who Should Attend: This course is designed for all Nevada judges handling neglect and abuse cases and the attorneys appearing in these courts.

Continuing Education Credit: 7.0 CLE (includes .5 ethics) upon completion of Modules 1-5.

Register: Participants may enroll by contacting the Court Improvement Program office at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 775.687.9812.