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Verbal Judo

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Taught by a trainer certified by the Verbal Judo Institute, this course focuses on personal safety and enhanced professionalism. It aims to equip participants with easy to learn practical strategies and tools to effectively de-escalate verbal conflict, decide when to disengage to avoid potential violence, and generate voluntary compliance during a conflict.

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Registration

Pre-Selected

Target Audience

Priority will be given to VS field staff members and to others based on business needs.

Application/Nomination

Course announcement and instructions will be sent by e-mail. 

Contact

APHIS.VS.Training@usda.gov

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