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40 Hour Training: NYC (ONA Sponsored!)

Monday, April 23, 2018

40 Hour Training: NYC (ONA Sponsored!)

Monday, April 23, 2018 through Friday, April 27, 2018

8:30 AM - 5:30 PM

NYC Location TBD

 

 

***PLEASE NOTE: Applications for this training are no longer being accepted. We hope to see you at future trainings; please email training@nyic.org to learn more***

Description

The NYIC's 40 hour training provides a comprehensive overview of immigration law. This training is aimed at individuals seeking partial DOJ accreditation, which allows individuals to represent clients before DHS under certain circumstances. The training will cover the below topics, and will include a conversation with USCIS officers at the USCIS office at 26 Federal Plaza.

  • Foundations in Immigration Law
  • Family-Based Immigration and Adjustment of Status
  • Concepts of Inadmissibility and Deportability
  • Naturalization and Citizenship
  • Fee Waivers
  • Asylum
  • Special Immigrant Juvenile Status
  • VAWA
  • U and T Non-immigrant Status
  • Immigration Consequences of Criminal Activity
  • Ethics and Immigration Fraud
  • Client Interviewing

Approximately 26 CLE credits will be awarded.

 

Who can attend?

In order to effectively increase capacity to serve New York State's immigrant community and to combat fraud, participants must demonstrate they meet certain eligibility criteria. These criteria are as follows:

  • Non-profit staff/volunteer, private attorney, or government employee
  • Based in New York State

Please note that because of high demand and limited space, registration will be capped at two participants per organization. Any additional applicants will be added to a wait list and notified in the event that space becomes available.

 

Fees 

Category

Price per participant

Attorneys of NYIC member agencies

$150.00 FREE for ONA Sponsored Trainings!

Non-attorney Staff of NYIC member agencies

$150.00 FREE for ONA Sponsored Trainings!

Non-attorney staff of non-NYIC member nonprofit agencies

$650.00 FREE for ONA Sponsored Trainings!

Attorney staff of non-NYIC member nonprofit agencies

$650.00 FREE for ONA Sponsored Trainings!

NYIC Private Attorney Supporter

$500.00

Government employees

 

$500.00

Non-member Private attorneys

$1,250.00

 Please contact training@nyic.org for information on fee waivers.

 

Application Process

 

Interested persons must complete the application AND provide the following documents to confirm eligibility, by emailing them to training@nyic.org.

 

Non-profit staff/volunteers:

  • Letter from supervisor to confirm employment at the stated organization
  • Proof of 501(c)(3) status
  • Non-attorneys must also provide a letter of attestation signed by their supervisor

Private Attorneys:

  • Attorney Registration number

 Government Employees:

  • Letter from supervisor to confirm employment at the stated organization
  • Non-attorneys must also provide a letter of attestation signed by their supervisor

After completing the application and sending the relevant documents listed above to training@nyic.org, you will be notified if you are accepted and can proceed with the registration process.

 

 

Timeline

 

Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis until April 6th or until capacity is reached.

 

 

Please note that this training is only open to organizations and attorneys based in New York State.

 

For more information about this training, please contact training@nyic.org.

 

 

 

 

 

 

***PLEASE NOTE: Applications for this training are no longer being accepted. We hope to see you at future trainings; please email training@nyic.org to learn more***

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