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DASA 6 Hour Certifications

Please note: Online Registration is located in the JL BOCES MLP catalog, found here, or you can select the workshop date and click the direct link below.

JL BOCES is a NYSED approved provider of the six hour DASA (Dignity for All Students Act) training and the School Violence Prevention Training that are required for certification in New York State.

We are pleased to offer two options:

Option 1: A hybrid model that consists of three hours of online training and three hours of in person training located in Watertown or Canton. The online portion must be complete prior to the in person portion. This option will also include your School Violence Prevention certificate upon completion. For this option, we do provide a remote connection (Distance Learning) connection option for participants that reside outside of NYS, with an additional cost.

Option 2: A six hour in-person training offered on select Saturdays, either in Canton or Watertown.

Please send or drop off registration fees to: Jefferson-Lewis BOCES, ATTN: Karen Plummer, 20104 St. Rt. 3, Watertown NY 13601. Payment may be made in the form of cash, check or money order (made out to Jefferson-Lewis BOCES). Please do not send cash through the mail.


Watertown Campus trainings


Option 1: DASA 3hr hybrid and SAVE (School Violence)

Participants will complete the online portions of DASA and the School Violence class, and then attend the 3 hour in person portion. Participants will receive DASA and School Violence Certificates.Cost - $75 (Coaches $50). The classes will be offered at JL BOCES Watertown campus from 4 pm to 7 pm after completion of the online portion.

This course is also available for out of state residents to connect via a Distance Learning connection for an additional fee of $50. Please contact Karen Plummer for more information regarding remote connections at 315-779-7040.

Cohort Registration Deadline/Online class opens Online class ends In person class
27 December 20 January 21 January 22
28 February 18 March 18 March 19
29 April 22 May 22 May 23


Option 2: DASA 6 hour class

Participants will attend the 6 hour workshop in person to receive their DASA certificates. This workshop only provides the DASA certificate.Cost - $50 (Coaches $25). These workshops will be offered at JL BOCES Watertown Campus from 9 am to 4 pm.

Cohort Registration Deadline In person class
36 February 8 February 9


Canton Campus Trainings


Option 1: DASA 3hr hybrid and SAVE (School Violence)

Participants will complete the online portions of DASA and the School Violence class, and then attend the 3 hour in person portion. Participants will receive DASA and School Violence Certificates.Cost - $75 (Coaches $50). The classes will be offered the SLL Canton campus from 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm.

Cohort Registration Deadline/Online class opens Online class ends In person class
32 January 28 February 27 February 28
33 March 25 April 24 April 25
34 May 26 June 26 June 27


Option 2: DASA 6 hour class

Participants will attend the 6 hour workshop in person to receive their DASA certificates. This workshop only provides the DASA certificate Cost - $50 (Coaches $25). These workshops will be offered at SLL BOCES Canton Campus from 9 am to 4 pm.

Cohort Registration Deadline In person class
38 March 1 March 2
39 May 10 May 11


DASA Coordinator Refresher Trainings

Please note: Online Registration is located in the JL BOCES MLP catalog, found here, or you can select the workshop date and click the direct link below.

These workshops will NOT satisfy the 6 hour required training for the DASA Certification. All DAC’s are welcome to join us in these workshops that are intended for individuals that are given the role of a DASA Coordinator (DAC) by their school or district. It is encouraged by NYSED for DASA Coordinators to receive additional training, beyond what is provided to all faculty and staff. We will explore the DASA Coordinator requirements and regulations, as well as a review of responsibilities, protocols, forms and responses. Select the workshop date below to register.

Workshop Date
February 14, 2019
August 13, 2019