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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.

Pregnant and Heading to Prison? How To Support Your Client’s Application to Washington State DOC’s Residential Parenting Program (02.24.23)

Activity ID # TBD Video Password: WDA PowerPoint Presentation  


Trueblood: What You Need to Know as a Defender (2.10.23)

Activity ID#: Pending Video Password: WDA Competency Services Update PowerPoint Statewide Court Orders for Competency Services Chart  


Preparing for Resentencing Hearings and Building a Successful Reentry Plan (02.03.23)

Activity ID #: 1235660 Video Password: WDA PowerPoint Presentation RPW Training Manual Practice Advisories


Probation: From Imposition to Fighting Revocation (01.27.23)

Video Password: WDA Activity ID #: 1234549 PowerPoint Presentation Supplemental Materials


Ethics 2022: To Plead or Not Plead

More info coming soon! Full Schedule Report CLE Credits here Course Materials: The Harmful Legacy of Pleas. Presented by Dan Canon (Civil Right Attorney/ Assistant Professor at the University of Louisville in Kentucky)  – Keyno...


WDA’s Defense Tune Up Resource Page (11.18.22)

Recorded CLE Activity ID: 1231970 All Video Passwords: WDA Full Schedule Speaker Bios Welcome to Felony Practice: Pace, Practice Standards and Scoring. Presented by Jesse Collins. Materials: JABS Print Outs Investigating and Litig...


What Defenders Need to Know About SSOSA: Eligibility to Practicality for your Client and the Court in Special Sex Offender Sentencing Alternative Resolutions (11.10.22)

Activity ID # 1223137 Video Password: WDA Presented by Natalie Findley-Wolf. 1.0 Law and Legal Credit PowerPoint Presentation State v Petterson State v Hubbard Judgment and Sentence Appendix Preparing_A_Client – Brad Meryhew...


RCW 71.05 Behavioral Health Disorders (10.21.22)

Activity ID # 1220875 Video Password: WDA 1.0 Law and Legal Credits, .5 Ethics Credits. Materials: PowerPoint Public Safety Committee Analysis 1310 HBA PS 21 Police Terror Against the Mentally Ill WSBA Standards for Indigent Defen...


Strengthening Advocacy for Survivors of Family and Intimate Partner Violence in Dependency Court Cases

Activity ID # 1218736 Video Password: WDA Presented by Evangeline Sutton and D’Adre Cunningham. 1.0 Law and Legal Credit. PowerPoint Presentation Handout: DCYF-DV-Guide  


Understanding the Standards of Standardized Field Sobriety Testing (09.09.22)

Activity ID # 1216966 Video Password: WDA Presented by Attorney Jonathan Rands. 1.0 Law and Legal Credit. Materials: Click here for part 1 of the supplementary materials. Click here for part 2 of the supplementary materials.