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Welcome to the Injury and Violence Prevention


The Safe States Alliance’s Injury & Violence Prevention (IVP) Orientation Toolkit is a free, online resource to assist IVP program managers and staff establish a foundational skill set in the IVP practice.

About the Toolkit

  • A curated compilation of training resources to help focus development of the Core Competencies for Injury and Violence Prevention among prevention practitioners
  • Can be used by individual users, or IVP program managers/supervisors with their staff
  • Helps orient persons new to the IVP field, or expand competency among current practitioners

Safe States Wheel of Competencies

▶ View the User’s Guide

A step by step guide to navigate through the (IVP) Orientation Toolkit for both IVP staff and their managers to use with job orientation and professional development utilizing the Core Competencies for Injury and Violence Prevention

◀ Explore Competencies

To access online training, tools, and resources organized by IVP Competency

▶ Take An Assessment

To determine IVP practice strengths and development opportunities

▶ Set Up a Learning Profile

To save your assessment results and generate a tailored Learning Plan organized by competency