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Registration Open — 15th Training on Teen/Youth/Student/Peer Court, 1/24–26/17, Las Vegas, USA.

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15th Global Youth Justice Training

Teen/Student/Youth/Peer Court and Peer Jury

January 24-26, 2017 — Tuesday to Thursday

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA



Individuals and Teams of 2-5


Description:  Participants will learn how to Establish, Enhance and Expand volunteer-driven Teen Court, Student Court, Youth Court, Peer Court and Peer Jury diversion programs.  Individuals and teams of 2-5 individuals participate in this training for purposes of improved outcomes upon returning home to their communities to establish, enhance and/or expand Juvenile Justice and Youth Justice diversion programs called Youth Court, Teen Court, Student Court, Peer Court and Peer Jury.  Approximately half of the participants at Global Youth Justice Trainings are individuals, and the other half are teams of adults.


Training Sessions: Training adult and youth volunteers; offering quality community service programs and services; mock family intake meetings; implementing operational and administrative procedures; types of juvenile crimes and offenses eligible for referral and disposition; identifying funding and resources; legal and liability issues; partnerships with MOU’s; program evaluation and satisfaction; juvenile referral sources; crimes, offenses and violations referred; implementation and enhancement of programmatic elements; daily, weekly, monthly and yearly tasks; grant writing; identifying funding resources; and More.


Date:             Tuesday, January 24 to Thursday, January 26, 2017


Time:             9:00 am to 5:00 pm


Location:     Las Vegas, Nevada, USA


Hotel:           The Fremont Hotel and Casino

Located in Famous Fremont Area


Trainers and Speakers

Georgia Teen Court Leader, Kari Poss, Columbia County Teen Court

Hawaii Teen Court Leader, Amanda Quinn, Hawai’i Island Teen Court

Illinois Peer Jury Leader, Lieutenant Gary Kepley

Honorable Arthur L. Burnett, Sr., Youth Court of DC, Washington, DC.

Scott Peterson, CEO, Global Youth Justice, Massachusetts/New York


Room Rates: Low room rates at the Fremont Hotel and Casino for approved Global Youth Justice Training participants are only $72.00 on Monday (1/23) and only $52.00 per night from Tuesday (1/24) to Thursday (1/26) and only $72.00 per night on Friday (1/27) and Saturday (1/28) for participants wanting to extend their stay.  These rates are for single or double occupancy.   Once the number of room nights at these low rates in the Global Youth Justice Contract with the Fremont Hotel and Casino are filled, the room rates will go up, so it is best to register early and make all travel arrangements. Once participants are registered and approved, they will be provided with the booking code to secure these low rates. Participants are welcome to stay at an alternative hotel and casino of their choice. Staying at the Fremont Hotel and Casino is not a requirement, although 90% stay at the Fremont Hotel and Casino in the Famous Fremont Area of Las Vegas, where the training takes place.


Registration Fee:  The low $195 registration fee also includes 2 breakfast buffets, 3 lunch buffets, 3 days of training, and training materials. If you need the W-9 for Global Youth Justice, Inc., click on <Download> or call Scott Peterson at 202-468-3790. If you are registering from outside the USA, as is frequent with Global Youth Justice Trainings, please contact Global Youth Justice prior to submission of registration materials.


3 Easy Steps to Register


Step #1         Read training information on the Global Youth Justice Website.


Step #2         Complete the short 2-page registration form and Mail to: Global Youth Justice, P.O. Box 1829, Provincetown, MA 02657 with a check/money order for the $195 registration fee per made payable to: Global Youth Justice, Inc.


Step #3         Once the registration form and registration fee is received by Global Youth Justice, Inc., you will be contacted by email and regular mail within 5 days or less. You will receive approval to attend the Global Youth Justice Training, you will receive the “Contract Code” to call and make your room reservations at the Fremont Hotel and Casino, which will allow you to get the low nightly rates in our contract. If you do not hear from us within seven (7) days of mailing us your registration form and registration fee, please call us at Global Youth Justice at 202-468-3790. If you are mailing the registration materials and need approval sooner, please call us at 202-468-3790.


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