Claims and Risk Management

Criminal Injuries Compensation - Training for Victim Advocates

The Tennessee Treasury Department offers free training to advocates providing a DIRECT service to victims of crime

Free training for advocates

The Tennessee Treasury Department will offer free training to advocates, covering the benefits and guidelines of the Criminal Injuries Compensation Program.

There is no charge for the workshop. Advocates who attend will learn the application process, the appeal process, and how to complete and appropriately document a claim application. Attendance certificates will be provided for those attending the majority of the workshop.

To receive invitations to upcoming trainings, please contact the Division of Claims and Risk Management at (615) 741-2734.

Students attending class

Upcoming Training Opportunities for Victim Advocates

Please note that all dates and locations are tentative until the registration link opens and/or the date is specified below.

Date and Time Location Registration
Wednesday, February 15, 2023 at 2:00 PM (CT)
WebEx - Interactive webinar
Registration open

Law Enforcement Officer Training

We would like to invite members of law enforcement to join our advocate training, a quick and easy opportunity to train members of your force to offer assistance to victims in the field. We also encourage you to share this training opportunity with others who may benefit.

Female police officer in front of classroom

Contact Us

Have questions about the Criminal Injuries Compensation Program training opportunities? We're here to help!

(615) 741.2734

Have questions about claim?

(866) 960-6039

Mailing Addresses

Division of Claims and Risk Management

502 Deaderick Street
Nashville, TN  37243-0202

Criminal Injuries Compensation Program
2000 Mallory Ln, Ste 130-398
Franklin, TN 37067-8231