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Comprehensive Basic HYBRID Safe Church Training (South Windsor)

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St. Peter's Church

99 Sand Hill Road

South Windsor, CT 06074

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COMPREHENSIVE HYBRID SAFE CHURCH TRAINING is designed for ordained and lay ministers who have not yet attended a safe church training in the Episcopal Church in Connecticut (ECCT). Topics include:

  • · Prevention, identification and response to elder abuse
  • · Prevention, identification and response to sexual abuse of children and youth
  • · The newly revised Diocesan Policy for the Protection of Children and Youth
  • · Power and Boundaries in the ministerial relationship with adults
  • · The Diocesan response to misconduct within a community of faith
  • · Sexual Harassment
  • · Guidelines for Ordained Ministry (many of which apply to lay ministry)

The Hybrid training consists of two (2) online course modules followed by a live 2-1/2 hour training session. Both modules must be completed prior to the live session. The online course modules are as follows:

1. Protection of Children & Youth: You will receive a separate email with the link and login information for this module. The email will come from a “donotreply@lawroom” email address with the subject line “Episcopal Church in Connecticut Online Training”. It is a training developed by LawRoom that has incorporated CT law and ECCT policies. If you do not see it in your inbox, please check your spam or junk email folders. Also note that this online course platform works best using the Google or Firefox browsers.

2. Protection of Vulnerable Adults: Tise ECCT developed module can be accessed and completed using this link: https://www.episcopalct.org/Customer-Content/www/CMS/files/PDF_Visiting_Vulnerable_Adults_2016_-_w_LJA_video.pdf (You may have to copy and paste it into your browser.)

ECCT Safe Church Training is grounded in our call to seek and serve Christ in all persons and respect the dignity of every human being. This training provides an opportunity to increase and enhance our ability to live out our Baptismal Covenant within our communities of faith and in the world beyond. All adults engaged in ministry in our diocese are welcome to attend safe church training. There is no fee to attend. All training sessions are handicapped accessible unless otherwise indicated. Parish leadership should specify who is required to attend safe church training from each parish.

This training may be eligible for continuing education credit at your place of employment. Check with your employer before attending the training session.

* Please Note: You will receive a confirmation email after you have successfully registered which may include a link to print a ticket. It is not necessary to print and bring the ticket for this event. If you do not receive a confirmation email, your registration did not go through.

Registration ends at 11:30 p.m. on September 16, 2018 or when training is full, whichever comes first.

Check-in the morning of the training is 8:30 AM. Training begins promptly at 9:00 AM.

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St. Peter's Church

99 Sand Hill Road

South Windsor, CT 06074

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