Recent Training

Recent trainings can be searched either by topic or by year.

Below are the most recent trainings updated on the site. We update this archive of trainings as soon as the video and resources are available.

Long Term Affects of Traumatic Brain Injury (11.12.21)

Activity ID # 1186870 Video Password: WDA Long Term Brain Injury PowerPoint


DUIs Without Breath or Blood Tests from Motions to Verdict (11.05.21)

Activity ID # 1184432 Video Password: WDA PowerPoint Presentation


Abusive Head Trauma (10.22.21)

Activity ID # 1183050 Video Password: WDA Abusive Head Trauma PowerPoint Abusive Head Trauma Handouts  


THC / Cannabis: Recognizing Impairment (10.1.21)

Activity ID # 1184695 Video Password: WDA THC PowerPoint Presentation Handout 1 THC – per se levels Handout 2 THC – NHTSA Crash Study Handout 3 THC – Marijuana Impaired Driving Handout 4 THC – AAA Foundatio...


Representing Clients Affected by Trauma, and Dealing with Our Own- Parts I, II & III (09.29, 10.27, & 11.12.2021)

Part I Activity ID # 1181870 Video Password: WDA Part I PowerPoint Presentation Client Accommodation Practice Advisory Representing Clients Affected by Trauma and PTSD Practice Advisory Representing Clients Affected by Trauma Han...


Understanding Fuel Cells for Alcohol Measurement: Home, Ignition Interlock, Alcotest 9510, and Transdermal Devices (09.17.21)

Activity ID # 1179479 Video Password: WDA   PowerPoint Presentation


Letting Go of Fear: Winning Comparability Arguments and Negotiating Three Strikes Cases (08.13.21)

Activity ID #: 1176591 Video Password: WDA Presented by Elissa Brine, Skagit County Public Defender. PowerPoint Presentation Comparability Brief Template


Deaf Culture: Representing Deaf Clients (07.16.21)

Activity ID: 1174578 Video Password: WDA Presented by Joel Bergsbaken, Hearing, Speech and Deaf Center, Bellingham Washington and Guin Rakes, Skagit County Public Defender. 1.5 Law and Legal CLE Credits. Deaf Access to Legal Proce...


2021 Virtual Defender Conference: Moving Forward, Looking Back, and Cultivating Healing (05.20.21 – 05.21.21)

Supplementary Materials and Videos for the 2021 Virtual Defender Conference Activity ID # 1176244 Video Password (all videos): WDA Day One: Legislative Recap: Blake, Updates, and More, Presented by Neil Beaver, Neil Beaver Consult...


Second Chances: Preparing for a Resentencing Hearing Day 1 and 2 (03.12.21 & 03.26.21)

Click here for the videos and materials of day one and two: