For each training all participants must purchase the required textbook "A Guide for Immigration Advocates," directly from the Immigrant Legal Resource Center, ILRC.  After we receive your registration and the non-profit letter, we will email you a code number to purchase the textbook at a special discount price. The special discount price offer for textbook has a deadline, so register now!


Please check back with us for news about upcoming trainings and seminars.


  • Overview of Immigration Law
  • How to Do Legal Research
  • Ethical Duties of Immigration Advocates
  • Grounds of Inadmissibility and Deportability
  • Family Immigration
  • Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)
  • Deferred Action for Parental Responsibility (DAPA)
  • Visas for Victims of Crime: VAWA, U and T Visas
  • The Removal Process
  • Cancellation of Removal
  • Asylum
  • Visas for Religious Workers [R Visas]
  • Registry, Legalization, Family Unity, NACARA Adjustment
  • The Rights of Immigrants and the Detention System
  • Special Immigrant Juvenile
  • Naturalization and Citizenship
  • Legal Writing
  • The Role of the Immigration Advocate and Client Interviewing Skills
  • BIA Recognition and Accreditation
  • How to Open an Immigration Center

Hours of training for each institute: 40


Please contact Jordan Corona at at jordan.corona [at] texasbaptists.org .


Is your church or organization affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas? If so, please contact Jesus Romero at Jesus.Romero[at] texasbaptists.org we may be able to offer your group online training to facilitate the recognition and accreditation process.

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Need Assistance: Email Jordan Corona, Ministry Assistant. jordan.corona [at] texasbaptists.org