NACSW Online Continuing Education

Human Trafficking in the U.S.
Length: 2.0 CEUs
Primary Audience:
  • Social workers
  • related professionals
  • clergy
Practice Level(s):
  • Basic
  • Intermediate

Training Format: Audio-Based
Number of CE Hours: 2.0

Anna Rodriguez ,  
Registration FEES

Current Member Rate
Non-Member Rate
Course Outline

This training will demonstrate how Christians in Social Work can come together to address the complex issues surrounding domestic human trafficking and collaborate on strategies to prevent trafficking, as well as identify, rescue and restore human lives when it takes place. It will also show how lack of financial support and services for domestic work places a larger burden on faith-based and community agencies to secure resources to do their work.


  • Direct Practice: Individuals, Couples, Families and Children
  • Direct Practice: Groups and Communities

Sample Content

Learning Objectives
As a result of this training, participants will be able to:

1. Clearly define human trafficking and articulate the difference between smuggling and Trafficking

2. Identify 3 ways to identify potential trafficking victims and describe 2 services available to victims

3. Describe the roles and strategies of Community Partners



Anna Rodriguez is a law enforcement victim advocate. whose first experience with a Human Trafficking case was in 1999: U.S. vs. Tecum which became a major case study and was instrumental in the creation of the T.Visa Anna has extensive experience in how to identify victims, provide advocacy and understand how to pursue justice for victims based on her experience in law enforcement, assistance for prosecution and active participation delivering the human trafficking case law. She created The Florida Coalition Against Human Trafficking (FCAHT) in 2004 and has been recognized by federal, state and local agencies for the effectiveness of her efforts and commitment to eradicate human trafficking in SW Florida.

CE Accreditation Information

NACSW, provider #1078, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by The Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), phone: 800-225-6880, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program valid 1/27/18 – 1/27/21. NACSW maintains sole responsibility for the program. The North American Association of Christians in Social Work (NACSW) is also recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0479. Social Workers will receive 2.0 continuing education clock hour(s) for participating in this training. It is the responsibility of participants to contact their licensing boards to verify that this training, as a distance education session, meets their jurisdictional standards for continuing education credit and/or licensure renewal.

Requirements for Earning Continuing Education Contact Hours

Requirements to earn continuing education contact hours for home-study courses include: a) engaging with all the required materials provided by this training; b) completing and submitting an on-line evaluation of this session; c) receiving a grade of 80% or better on the “open-book” post-workshop quiz. Session participants who meet these three requirements will receive a continuing education contact hour certificate from NACSW on-line immediately following their completion of this course.

Registration Fee and Refunds

The registration fee covers engaging in all the required materials provided by the on-line training as well as costs associated with maintaining the website which supports the training materials, as well as CE certificate administration. Refunds, minus a $25 administrative fee, are available upon request within 15 days of purchasing/enrolling in a training. No refunds or exchanges are available once the training quiz has been opened.

Grievance Procedure

Any individual who has a complaint regarding any aspect of this training should communicate in writing to the executive director of NACSW within 30 days after having completed the training. The executive director will conduct a review and respond in writing within 30 days of receiving this complaint. For more information, contact the NACSW office at or 203-270-8780.

Request for Accommodations

Please contact NACSW at, or 203.270.8780 if you would like to request a special accommodation.


Because this is a home study training session, there is no direct contact and/or communication between the individual taking this training and the session speaker. Interactivity for this training consists of the interaction between a person registered for this training session and the materials and content offered in this session.

Contact Information

If you have questions pertaining to the content of the training (session content, outline, content level, continuing education contact hours, etc.), contact or 203.270.8780. You will receive a response within 24 hours. If you are in need of technical support, send an email to You will receive a response from the program's technical support manager within 8 hours, 7 days a week.