Training FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions for the Upcoming WAVR-21 Training

Introduction to Assessing and Managing Workplace and Campus Violence Risk with the WAVR-21 V3

Produced by Work Trauma Services Inc. and hosted by Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited

June 28th and June 29th, 2023

Day 1: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time
     with a 15-minute morning and afternoon break and one hour for lunch.
Day 2: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time
     with two 10-minute breaks

Options are to attend in person or virtually.*


Takeda Pharmaceuticals
300 Shire Way, Lexington MA.

  • 300 Shire Way is the second building on the left when on Shire Way.  There is ample free parking.  Check-in at Security desk upon entering the building.


There are a number of hotels at different price levels in Waltham. Many options can be found on or with a Google search. Waltham is less than a 10-minute drive from the course location and less than a 30-minute drive from Boston and Logan Airport.


There is a cafeteria on-site just outside of the classroom. Both breakfast and lunch are served and both hot and cold options are available. Prices are very reasonable. We will provide coffee service in the classroom each morning.


$325 US 
5% discount for early bird registration by April 28th.
5% additional discount for “TAP” members: ATAP, CATAP, AETAP, and APATAP.
Discounted rate for active members of Law Enforcement: $125. No other discounts.

To register, contact Dr. Stephen White by email:
You will then be directed to a registration form.
After registration forms are submitted, an email invoice will be sent with a link for payment by credit card (you can also pay by check at that time).

There will be no manuals for sale at the training.
Please purchase the WAVR-21 3rd edition manual directly from the publisher by going to Attendees are encouraged to become familiar with the manual before the training. Please buy your manual early to account for shipping and handling as well.

Additional information will also be provided via email closer to the training date.

Dr. White’s bio may be found here.