The VERA-2R is based on an individual approach of assessing those suspected of violent extremist or terrorist criminal offences.
The VERA-2R enables re-evaluation of the risk of violent extremism at regular intervals. It can be used by professional staff in key criminal justice and law enforcement agencies (psychologists, psychiatrists, analysts) and by professionals and analysts of security and intelligence services.
The refresher-days are obligatory in order to become and remain a certified user of the instrument. Users are expected to use the instrument on a regular basis. Peer consulting is essential.