Learn about the purpose of the asylum interview, who is an asylum officer, what is an asylum office, who should come to the interview, interpretation services, and questions that will be asked.
This course, free for ABA members, explains the Model Rules of Professional Conduct at issue when handling an immigration case. You can avoid a disciplinary complaint and a client protection claim by watching this course, and better understand the complexity and nature of the matter.
On June 8, 2023, USCIS announced a new application process for re-parole. Watch this course to learn everything you need to assist in filing for re-parole.
Participants will learn how to prepare for—and open a session—with an interpreter, how to name ways to support an interpreter in improving conversation quality, and how to address common interpretation challenges.
Participants will learn how to define key terms related to interpretation, describe the interpreter’s role, including the role of cultural competence in interpretation, and describe why quality interpretation is important when providing services to limited-English-proficient clients.
Gain an introduction to cultural awareness for providers supporting Afghan newcomers with this self-paced course from Switchboard. Discover the social and cultural characteristics that distinguish this population from other migrant groups in the United States.
Take this training if you are an attorney interested in handling an Afghan affirmative asylum case pro bono through the Welcome Legal Alliance.
Receive training on affirmative asylum representation for Afghans after the U.S. withdrawal in August 2021 in this online course. Learn the legal basis for asylum, how to prepare a client for the asylum interview, and what to file in an affirmative application.
Discover tips on submitting the Family Reunification packet, including an overview of sponsor categories and which forms to include. Learn how to best communicate with a case manager and receive guidance on providing trauma-informed assistance.
Take this course to learn what humanitarian parole is, what’s required in the packet, information filing fees, and how to make an expedite request.