The ALM Triumph Center 2019 BIA Accreditation Training

Mon, April 29 2019, 8:00 AM - Fri, May 03 2019, 5:00 PM [EST]

14331 SW 72 Street, Pembroke Pines, Florida, 33330, United States


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40 Hours BIA Training Partial Approval -$600.00

$600 for the training $650 after April 15th, 2019 $270 + shipping for the textbook Accommodations and meals are not included. Participants will purchase the required textbook, A Guide for Immigration Advocates, 21st Edition directly from the Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC). All fees are due when you register. No refunds after April 24th, 2019

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Event Information

Mon, April 29 2019, 8:00 AM - Fri, May 03 2019, 5:00 PM [EST]

About the Event

The BIA training is made available with the help of Professor Juan Carlos Gómez, Director of the Carlos A. Costa Immigration and Human Rights Clinic at Florida International University along with practicing attorneys, former judges, law professors and attorneys from immigrant advocacy organizations.


This training is ONLY available for community-based, non-profit organization staff.  Please note that you must send a copy of the organization’s IRS 501(c) 3 letter designating your agency as a non-profit to: Fax (954) 680-2023, or email a copy to  Your registration will be confirmed upon receipt of this letter.


You will be responsible for bringing your own laptop. A USB flash drive with training materials will be provided. These seminars will be in English. No translation will be available.  

Participants will need to purchase the following books (listed below)  directly from ILRC at .  Once you have registered we will provide you with a discount code.

A Comprehensive Immigration Practice Manual 
21st Edition 


 v  Overview of Immigration Law

 v  How to Do Legal Research

 v  Ethical Duties of Immigration Advocates

 v  Grounds of Inadmissibility and Deportability

 v  Family Immigration

 v  Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

 v  Deferred Action for Parental Responsibility (DAPA)

 v  Visas for Victims of Crime: VAWA, U and T Visas

 v  The Removal Process

 v  Cancellation of Removal

 v  Asylum

 v  Visas for Religious Workers [R Visas]

 v  Registry, Legalization, Family Unity, NACARA Adjustment

 v  The Rights of Immigrants and the Detention System

 v  Special Immigrant Juvenile

 v  Naturalization and Citizenship

 v  Legal Writing

 v  The Role of the Immigration Advocate and Client Interviewing Skills

 v  BIA Recognition and Accreditation

 v  How to Open an Immigration Center

Hours of training for each institute: 40


Click here to register online.

 HOTELS - Once you have registered we will provide you with near by hotel information with discount code.



 Please contact Frances Thomas at (954) 680-2500  or by email at



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About the Organizer

The ALM Triumph Center will offer a 40-hour Fall Institute of Basic Immigration Law. Training Sessions will be taught by Professor Juan Carlos Gomez, Director of the Carlos A. Costa Immigration and Human Rights Clinic at Florida International University along with practicing attorneys, former judges, and law professors. This training will provide a comprehensive survey of immigration law and procedures. This intensive training event is designed for the staff of nonprofit religious, social and charitable organizations who wish to apply for Board of Immigration Appeals Accreditation.