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NYGIA Advanced Gang Specialist Certification Course

  • Tue, July 11, 2017
  • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Holiday Inn - Saratoga Springs, NY


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Download Registration Flyer here: NYGIA 10th Annual Certification.pdf

 The Holiday Inn - Saratoga Springs, NY

  Tuesday, July 11, 2017

9:00am to 4:00pm

Registration begins at 8:30am

Course Outline:
The course will provide an in depth review and expansion of history on the development of gangs in the United States. 

Indicators of gang activity (graffiti, signs, symbols, hand signs, etc.)

Gang Prosecution

How to identify gangs and gang members and properly document them.

This course will also prepare individuals to testify in court.

Intervention and Prevention techniques School Safety Concerns.

Written Examination:
•- A 100-question written examination must be successfully completed with a minimum grade of 75% (75) attained

•- Students who do not achieve at least 75% on the exam will be allowed to review and re-take the exam one (1) time

•- If the student does not pass the re-take exam, they will NOT receive a certificate or any other items associated with successfully completing
the course

•- There is a one (1) hour time limit for exam.

Prior completion of the NYGIA Basic Gang Specialist Certification Course is required to take this course, which must have been completed within the past five years


Successful completion will add name of certified individual to our database showing that they have passed the NYGIA Advanced Gang Specialist Certification class. This information will be kept on record and a certified letter can be requested to be sent to any organization or court in New York State allowing you to testify as an Advanced Gang Specialist. Uniformed individuals will also receive a “Gang Specialist” service bar.

Register online at or make checks/money orders payable to NYGIA, and mail to NYGIA, P.O. Box 794, Yonkers, NY, 10703.  Conference registration deadline is Friday, July 3, 2017. Registrations after this date will be subject to late registration fee. Attendance is not confirmed until payment is received. Course fee includes light breakfast, parking, and training materials.

Certification Course Fee: $150.00. There is a $25.00 Late Registration/Walk-In Fee (based on availability). For more information contact NYGIA 2nd Vice President, Lianne Archer,

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