Youth at UW

Our office provides required training for UW youth program personnel as well as training guidelines for youth program directors. 

To see upcoming events, including training opportunities, visit our Events page.

For suggestions on additional training topics for youth program personnel, visit our UW Youth Program Best Practices web page.

Required Training

Reporting Suspected Child Abuse or Neglect

Required for all UW employees and volunteers

Provides an overview of EO 56 Reporting Suspected Child Abuse or Neglect, including definitions of child abuse and how to make a report. 

Reporting Suspected Child Abuse and Neglect training

Not able to access the training? Watch the Reporting Suspected Child Abuse or Neglect on YouTube and email uwminors@uw.edu for the assessment link.

 

Promoting Safe Interactions with Youth

Required for all UW youth program authorized personnel

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

Promoting Safe Interactions with Youth training

Not able to access the training? Watch Promoting Safe Interaction with Youth on YouTube and email uwminors@uw.edu for the assessment link.

Promoting Safe Interactions with Youth Implementation Guide 

Download the Promoting Safer Interactions with Youth Implementation Guide [pdf] for help with incorporating this training into your on-boarding process and ongoing staff discussions.