Nonviolent Crisis Intervention Training Program (Blended)

  • Tuesday, August 4 - Thursday, August 6, 2020
  • Yankton, SD


Our cornerstone program since 1980, Nonviolent Crisis Intervention (NCI) is perfect for primary caregivers, educators, and human service professionals who directly intervene in crisis situations, with a focus on de-escalation techniques, risk assessment, and both non-restrictive and restrictive interventions.

NCI Delivery Options:

  • Classroom Learning – Our traditional in-person, instructor-led training.
  • Blended Learning – Combining online learning, instructor-led virtual training, and face-to-face instruction. Supports social distancing guidelines.

Please Note: Blended Learning participants will ONLY attend day four. All other participants will start on the first day of the program.

Renewal Options:

  • To view your Renewal and Recertification training options, log in as a Certified Instructor or as a registered training coordinator of a Certified Instructor.
  • We currently offer a virtual delivery option for Renewal programs, to support social distancing guidelines.

Please Note: One-Day Blended Renewal participants will ONLY attend the second day. All other participants will start on the first day of the program.

Course Schedule Information:

We recommend that you check in at least 15 minutes before your program beings. Each day of training includes a one-hour lunch break.

Class Hours

  • Day 1:   8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Day 2:   8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Day 3:   8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


South Dakota Department of Human Services
3515 Broadway Ave
Yankton, SD 57078

Frequently Asked Questions

Your virtual training has the same certification cycle as in-person training, which is two years.
Yes, you can register for virtual renewal training.
You will only need a computer or tablet with a high-speed internet connection.

Course Registration

Recommended For: First-Time Instructors

Three-Day Blended Instructor Certification Program
$3450.00 USD

Recommended For: Existing Instructors

One-Day Blended Renewal
$1090.00 USD
Three-Day Blended Recertification
$3450.00 USD

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