ADvancing States has launched a new course, An Introduction to Elder Abuse, on its free online training system, ADvancing States IQ. The course provides participants with an overview of the issue of elder abuse. The course materials define, distinguish, and explain the significance and impact of elder abuse, as well as offer strategies to respond to possible scenarios. The course is designed for individuals in the fields of aging and disabilities who may encounter elder abuse or vulnerable adult abuse situations. The course includes a PowerPoint presentation, voiceover audio presentation, written narrative, and quiz. Participants who score 80% or high on the course quiz will receive certificates of completion. ADvancing States IQ hosts over 15 free and informative courses on aging and disability services and policies.