SOAR for Individuals

Training Results

After completing NHTTAC training:

confident in applying knowledge and skills learned
Improved identification and reporting methods for trafficking
Expanded services or types of services
Want to learn how to support your clients or patients who may have experienced trafficking?

NHTTAC’s free trainings can help you better serve your clients, patients, and families who may be affected by human trafficking.

These trainings are designed to teach you how to identify and respond to trafficking where you work. The trainings use the SOAR Framework to help you:

  • Describe the types of human trafficking and potential risk factors
  • Identify individual and environmental indicators of trafficking
  • Screen and identify individuals who may have experienced trafficking
  • Utilize a trauma-informed, person-centered, multidisciplinary approach to assess and respond to the unique needs of individuals who have experienced trafficking

The companion SOAR eGuide is available 24/7 to reinforce what you learn during the training.

Foundational Training

The foundational SOAR trainings are intended for providers who are new to anti-trafficking work or who would like a refresher on trafficking concepts. Before taking our advanced trainings, we recommend that providers complete a combination of our foundational trainings.

Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Risk factors
  • Red flags
  • Universal education and screening
  • Response protocol
  • Multidisciplinary referral and treatment team

SOAR to Health and Wellness

This 1-hour training teaches providers how to use a trauma-informed, person-centered approach to identify and respond to trafficking.

Trauma-Informed Care

This 0.5-hour training teaches providers how to recognize the signs of trauma and deliver trauma-informed care.

Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services

This 0.5-hour training teaches you how to strengthen your service delivery by learning tips and strategies for working with diverse populations.

Tailored Trainings by Field

These tailored SOAR modules are available for professionals working in:

  • Health Care
  • Public Health
  • Behavioral Health
  • Social Services
  • Schools

Tailored Trainings by Population

These tailored SOAR modules are available for professionals working with:

  • Native Communities

Advanced Training

Our 3 new SOAR Online Modules will be:

SOAR for Sexual Assault Forensic Nurses (SANE)

This training is designed to support SANE, Sexual Assault Forensic Examiners (SAFE), and other healthcare providers in identifying and responding to trafficking within their professional setting.

SOAR: Ethical Considerations – Working with Trafficking Survivors

Learn more about important ethical considerations when working with individuals who may have experienced trafficking.

SOAR: Screening and Universal Education

This training is designed to help you increase your skills and confidence in assessing risk of trafficking.

Take a SOAR Training

On-Demand Training

SOAR Online is a series of on-demand training modules that offer continuing education/continuing medical education credits that you can complete on your own schedule

Live Training

The on-demand SOAR modules can be delivered in-person or virtually for a live training experience. The live trainings are ideal for groups—including organizations, conferences, and other meetings. Register here for our upcoming 2-hour live SOAR to Health and Wellness training, which includes CE/CME credits. This training is available in English and Spanish.

To request a live training, please submit your information or call our Customer Support Center at 844-648-8822. CE/CMEs are available with 75-day advance notice for the 2-hour SOAR to Health and Wellness live training.

What Are Professionals Saying About This Training


“It was wonderful...the trainers were great, and the content was a great introduction to something I did not feel confident in screening for.”