Youth at UW

The Office for Youth Programs Development and Support provides education and training to the UW community on topics related to youth health, safety and other youth program quality elements. A range of educational materials are located elsewhere on this website in the Program Planning Section.

  •  Training: Reporting Suspected Child Abuse or Neglect (required for all UW employees and volunteers)

This training provides an overview of EO 56 Reporting Suspected Child Abuse or Neglect, including definitions of abuse and how to make a report. After viewing the video and completing the brief quiz, print a copy of the certificate for your records.

Go to Training

Not able to access the training? Watch the training video on YouTube and complete the assessment here.

  • Training: Promoting Safe Interactions with Youth

This training provides information to UW employees and volunteers who interact with youth on topics of safe communication, physical contact and supervision.

Go to Training

Not able to access the training? Watch the training video on YouTube and complete the assessment here.

Promoting Safe Interactions with Youth Implementation Guide 

Download this guide for help with incorporating this training into your onboarding process and ongoing staff discussions.

For inquiries about other training topics or resources, contact the Office for Youth Programs Development and Support at uwminors@uw.edu or 206-616-5153.