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 Empower Yourself to Safeguard Workplaces and Schools: Become a Certified Threat Specialist

Elevate Your Preparedness: Master Workplace Safety and Threat Management
Introducing a pioneering training solution tailored for law enforcement, intelligence, and investigators - the Certified Workplace Violence and Threat Specialist (WVTS) program by McAfee Institute. Designed to tackle critical pain points and challenges encountered by professionals responsible for addressing threats in workplaces and schools, this groundbreaking program equips you with comprehensive, realistic, and contemporary training, readying you for real-world scenarios and triumphs.

The WVTS Difference: The Premier Certification for Workplace and School Threats
Unveil the only board certification meticulously crafted to provide you with the skills and expertise indispensable for preempting, investigating, and managing crises, threats, and violence in workplaces and school settings. Rapidly escalating situations such as active shooter incidents and workplace violence require swift action and sound strategies. The WVTS certification empowers you to rise as the trusted authority in handling potential threats, active shooter events, and more.

Empowerment Through Knowledge: Essential Topics Covered
The WVTS program comprehensively covers essential topics including Threat Assessment, Prevention, Implementation, Investigation, Prosecution, Root Cause Analysis, and Response. As a certified specialist, you'll adeptly navigate the complexities of high-pressure situations, guiding your organization or agency to execute effective measures, safeguarding lives and assets.

Lead with Expertise: Overcome Challenges with WVTS
By enrolling in the Certified Workplace Violence and Threat Specialist (WVTS) program, you not only bolster your capabilities but also confront the challenges confronted by law enforcement, intelligence, and investigators in managing workplace and school threats. Rise as the industry's eminent expert, offering potent solutions that ensure lives are secure, safety is paramount, and tranquility prevails.

Forge a Safer Future: Enroll in WVTS Certification Today
Don't delay your journey towards success - invest in your professional future by enrolling in the WVTS Certification. Together, let's craft a safer world through knowledge, preparedness, and expert guidance.

 

CURRICULUM
  • Certified Workplace Violence and Threat Specialist (WVTS)
    img Comprehensive training on workplace violence prevention and threat assessment.
  • Overview of Workplace Violence
    img Understanding the nature and scope of workplace violence incidents.
  • Workplace Violence Prevention Program
    img Developing and implementing a comprehensive workplace violence prevention program.
  • Active Shooter Planning
    img Strategies and protocols for planning and responding to active shooter incidents.
  • Threat Assessment Program
    img Establishing a systematic approach to assess and manage threats in the workplace.
  • School Violence – Enhanced School Safety Planning
    img Enhancing school safety measures to prevent and respond to incidents of violence.
  • Investigating Workplace Violence
    img Techniques and procedures for conducting investigations into workplace violence incidents.
  • Investigative Interviews
    img Interviewing techniques for gathering information and evidence related to workplace violence cases.
  • Behavioral Analysis
    img Analyzing behavioral patterns and indicators to assess potential threats in the workplace.
  • Interpersonal Deception Theory
    img Understanding the theory and techniques of deception detection in interpersonal interactions.
  • Organizational Recovery After Incident
    img Strategies for organizational recovery and resilience following a workplace violence incident.
  • The Legal Obligations of Employers
    img Understanding the legal responsibilities and obligations of employers in preventing workplace violence.
  • Partnerships
    img Building effective partnerships and collaborations with stakeholders in addressing workplace violence.
  • Employer and Law Enforcement Guidelines
    img Understanding the guidelines and protocols for cooperation between employers and law enforcement agencies.
  • Audit & Analysis
    img Conducting audits and analysis to assess the effectiveness of workplace violence prevention programs.
  • Legal Fundamentals
    img Understanding the legal principles and considerations in workplace violence cases.
  • Emergency Actions
    img Developing emergency response plans and actions to address workplace violence incidents.
  • Final Board Exam
    img Assessment of knowledge and skills through a comprehensive final exam.

RESEARCH BASED ASSIGNMENTS

Through out this program you will be tasked with completing multiple researched based assignments and discussions that are required to complete the program.

DOWNLOAD THE SYLLABUS BELOW

Want to learn more about the WVTS? Within this program, you are going to discover cutting-edge techniques and real-world training in workplace violence and position yourself as an industry-recognized expert with this incredible Certification Program. Download the complete syllabus here.

WVTS

EXAM DETAILS

Exam Details Program - is graded on a pass/fail system by obtaining a 70% or better is considered a passing grade. The exam is taken online at the convenience of your home or office. It is a closed book exam and is 200 questions. The questions are in a true/false, multiple-choice & scenario-based format. It is a timed exam, you get 3 hours to complete the exam and you must do so in one sitting. Once you start the exam you must complete it. You get one attempt to pass the exam. If you fail the exam you must purchase a new exam license to sit for the exam.

You can purchase an exam license here  for $450 USD separately to sit for the exam if you don't buy the training bundle.

RENEWALS

The cost is $125 for an additional two years and requires proof of completion of 18 CPE credits. 

ELIGIBILITY 

Bachelor’s degree or higher plus one year of experience in workplace violence, active shooter scenarios, fraud investigations or prevention, workplace investigations, criminal investigations, law enforcement, forensics, criminal justice, law, human resources, and/or loss prevention or other similar fields
OR
Associates degree plus two years of experience
OR
High school diploma or equivalency plus four years of experience or A minimum of two years’ experience as a full-time faculty member at an accredited educational institution. 

In addition, a person convicted of a felony, any crime of moral turpitude or misdemeanor relating to honesty, theft, embezzlement, fraud, or the like shall be ineligible to become or retain a WVTS®. 

Applicant must provide a copy of the certified transcript of education ONLY if using a college degree rather than an experience to qualify. The applicant must successfully pass the prescribed background check, which may include a criminal background check and examination process. Falsification or omission of information on the application form will be reason enough to disqualify an applicant from becoming or remaining a Workplace Violence & Threat Specialist.

What if I do not meet the eligibility requirements?

If you do not meet the eligibility requirements above that's OK! We offer a qualified program where you can get the same great training and earn a "Qualified" credential. Then when you meet the eligibility all you need to do is return and purchase the Certified Exam License to sit for the exam and earn your "Certified" credential. (Click image below for more information)

ADDITIONAL OPTIONS

What if I don’t want to attend the training program. Can I just sit for the exam?

You do not need to attend our training programs to sit for the board exam. 

If you are interested in sitting for the exam only to become a Certified Workplace Violence and Threat Specialist (WVTS), you may obtain an exam license to do so. Exam licenses are valid for one year after purchase. Click here to purchase just an exam.  

If you are interested in the Workplace Violence and Threat Specialist training only, you may do so by enrolling in the Qualified Workplace Violence and Threat Specialist (Q|WVTS) program. Upon completion of the Qualified Workplace Violence and Threat Specialist (Q|WVTS) training program, you will receive a certificate of completion. Click the image below to find out more.  


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    • adam b.
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      Rated 5 out of 5 stars
      Great course

      The course was well written and appropriate. I really enjoyed working at my own pace, which often times is much quicker than a traditional class. The videos and coursework along with the manual really tie together well. The course prepares you for the exam and also for your work in the field.

    • Ricky J.
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      Certified Workplace Violence and Threat Specialist Course

      I enjoy the course very much. The course enhanced my knowledge in the areas dealing with a potential active assailant incident. I would encourage anyone interested in learning how to investigate, write policies, and planning for an event should consider this course.

    • Haposan H.
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      Excellent WVTS

      This certified course are very good, comprehensive approaches with legal compliance, the materials contents are high availability. It is hihgly recommended for everyone.

    • Haposan H.
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      Excellent Course

      The course is very suitable and applicable to the situation in the workplace, with high availability, with dynamics content materials course and real case. It is very highly recommended for Security dan HR practitioners.

    • Haposan H.
      Rated 5 out of 5 stars
      Excellent Course!!!

      The course is very suitable and applicable to the situation in the workplace, with high availability, with dynamics content materials course and real case. It is very highly recommended for Security dan HR practitioners. Very Best Course and take it !!!

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    $1,147.00

     Empower Yourself to Safeguard Workplaces and Schools: Become a Certified Threat Specialist

    Elevate Your Preparedness: Master Workplace Safety and Threat Management
    Introducing a pioneering training solution tailored for law enforcement, intelligence, and investigators - the Certified Workplace Violence and Threat Specialist (WVTS) program by McAfee Institute. Designed to tackle critical pain points and challenges encountered by professionals responsible for addressing threats in workplaces and schools, this groundbreaking program equips you with comprehensive, realistic, and contemporary training, readying you for real-world scenarios and triumphs.

    The WVTS Difference: The Premier Certification for Workplace and School Threats
    Unveil the only board certification meticulously crafted to provide you with the skills and expertise indispensable for preempting, investigating, and managing crises, threats, and violence in workplaces and school settings. Rapidly escalating situations such as active shooter incidents and workplace violence require swift action and sound strategies. The WVTS certification empowers you to rise as the trusted authority in handling potential threats, active shooter events, and more.

    Empowerment Through Knowledge: Essential Topics Covered
    The WVTS program comprehensively covers essential topics including Threat Assessment, Prevention, Implementation, Investigation, Prosecution, Root Cause Analysis, and Response. As a certified specialist, you'll adeptly navigate the complexities of high-pressure situations, guiding your organization or agency to execute effective measures, safeguarding lives and assets.

    Lead with Expertise: Overcome Challenges with WVTS
    By enrolling in the Certified Workplace Violence and Threat Specialist (WVTS) program, you not only bolster your capabilities but also confront the challenges confronted by law enforcement, intelligence, and investigators in managing workplace and school threats. Rise as the industry's eminent expert, offering potent solutions that ensure lives are secure, safety is paramount, and tranquility prevails.

    Forge a Safer Future: Enroll in WVTS Certification Today
    Don't delay your journey towards success - invest in your professional future by enrolling in the WVTS Certification. Together, let's craft a safer world through knowledge, preparedness, and expert guidance.

     

    CURRICULUM

    RESEARCH BASED ASSIGNMENTS

    Through out this program you will be tasked with completing multiple researched based assignments and discussions that are required to complete the program.

    DOWNLOAD THE SYLLABUS BELOW

    Want to learn more about the WVTS? Within this program, you are going to discover cutting-edge techniques and real-world training in workplace violence and position yourself as an industry-recognized expert with this incredible Certification Program. Download the complete syllabus here.

    WVTS

    EXAM DETAILS

    Exam Details Program - is graded on a pass/fail system by obtaining a 70% or better is considered a passing grade. The exam is taken online at the convenience of your home or office. It is a closed book exam and is 200 questions. The questions are in a true/false, multiple-choice & scenario-based format. It is a timed exam, you get 3 hours to complete the exam and you must do so in one sitting. Once you start the exam you must complete it. You get one attempt to pass the exam. If you fail the exam you must purchase a new exam license to sit for the exam.

    You can purchase an exam license here  for $450 USD separately to sit for the exam if you don't buy the training bundle.

    RENEWALS

    The cost is $125 for an additional two years and requires proof of completion of 18 CPE credits. 

    ELIGIBILITY 

    Bachelor’s degree or higher plus one year of experience in workplace violence, active shooter scenarios, fraud investigations or prevention, workplace investigations, criminal investigations, law enforcement, forensics, criminal justice, law, human resources, and/or loss prevention or other similar fields
    OR
    Associates degree plus two years of experience
    OR
    High school diploma or equivalency plus four years of experience or A minimum of two years’ experience as a full-time faculty member at an accredited educational institution. 

    In addition, a person convicted of a felony, any crime of moral turpitude or misdemeanor relating to honesty, theft, embezzlement, fraud, or the like shall be ineligible to become or retain a WVTS®. 

    Applicant must provide a copy of the certified transcript of education ONLY if using a college degree rather than an experience to qualify. The applicant must successfully pass the prescribed background check, which may include a criminal background check and examination process. Falsification or omission of information on the application form will be reason enough to disqualify an applicant from becoming or remaining a Workplace Violence & Threat Specialist.

    What if I do not meet the eligibility requirements?

    If you do not meet the eligibility requirements above that's OK! We offer a qualified program where you can get the same great training and earn a "Qualified" credential. Then when you meet the eligibility all you need to do is return and purchase the Certified Exam License to sit for the exam and earn your "Certified" credential. (Click image below for more information)

    ADDITIONAL OPTIONS

    What if I don’t want to attend the training program. Can I just sit for the exam?

    You do not need to attend our training programs to sit for the board exam. 

    If you are interested in sitting for the exam only to become a Certified Workplace Violence and Threat Specialist (WVTS), you may obtain an exam license to do so. Exam licenses are valid for one year after purchase. Click here to purchase just an exam.  

    If you are interested in the Workplace Violence and Threat Specialist training only, you may do so by enrolling in the Qualified Workplace Violence and Threat Specialist (Q|WVTS) program. Upon completion of the Qualified Workplace Violence and Threat Specialist (Q|WVTS) training program, you will receive a certificate of completion. Click the image below to find out more.  


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