You'll need a total of 12 hours of continuing education each year. 4 of those hours will be through SFCASA.

All CASAs must obtain 12 hours of additional continuing education each year.

For classes taking place at our offices in San Francisco, located at 2535 Mission Street, you will have to climb a set of stairs. 

To sign up for one of the continuing education courses below, email our Training Manager.

Check out the most current opportunities from our latest Continuing Education Email.

Advocate Link Training - Sign up here
Advocate Link (or AL for short) is our online advocacy management database. It’s the place volunteers will go to be connected to case information, make any updates or changes as the case progresses, and consider new data to inform their advocacy -- all in one place, from any tablet or PC. All advocates need to complete training to use Advocate Link. 

Foster Youth Services 101 with Shira Andron and Gloria Anthony-Oliver (2 CE, Education and Career)
October 24 from 6-8PM
Location: SFCASA Offices, 2535 Mission Street

Working with Youth in Residential Treatment with Natalia Estassi (2.5 CE, Permanency)
November 5 from 6-8:30PM
Location: CCSF Mission, 106 Bartlett St, Room 154

Grief & Loss: Helping Youth Cope with Natalia Estassi (2.5 CE, Access to Healthcare)
December 3 from 6-8:30PM
Location: CCSF Mission, 106 Bartlett St, Room 154

Volunteers can also earn continuing education credits by reporting on books, movies, documentaries, television programs, and other presentations related to their continuing education. Contact our Training Manager to get your credits. 

Online trainings can be found by clicking here.