SafePlace Training

Thank you for choosing to serve our UCC children and youth!  Safeplace training is required for all volunteers who serve in children’s and youth ministries at UCC, as well as volunteers in organizations who regularly use our facilities.
 

NEW ADULT VOLUNTEERS

ALL DOCUMENTS / ONLINE TRAINING SHOULD BE TURNED IN TO YOUR MINISTRY LEADER OR THE CHURCH OFFICE BY OR BEFORE THE DAY YOU START TO VOLUNTEER, SO YOUR FILE CAN BE COMPLETED BY THE 3RD WEEK YOU ARE SERVING.

Individuals age 18+ who are training for the first time must complete the following:

  1. New Volunteer Information Form
PLEASE PRINT CLEARLY.  Be sure ALL of your references have known you PERSONALLY for at least 2 YEARS, are NOT RELATIVES to you or to each other.  The more complete contact information (email, address, phone) you provide, the faster your file can be completed.  
         2. ATTACH A COPY of your ID – (driver’s license, passport, campus ID) to the Information Form to prove your identity.
         3. Watch the online SafePlace Training Video — just 16 minutes!
         4. Complete the online Training Response Form (automatically submitted) No need to turn in a printed copy.
 
 

FIVE-YEAR RETRAINING

Individual who have a complete SafePlace file just need to update it every 5 years.  To do so, complete the following:
 
  1. Volunteer Information UPDATE Form PLEASE PRINT CLEARLY
 2.  ATTACH A COPY of your ID – (driver’s license, passport, campus ID) to the Information Form to prove your identity.
  1. Watch the online SafePlace Training Video — just 16 minutes! 
  2. Complete the Training Response Form (automatically submitted) No need to turn in a printed copy.

 

TEEN VOLUNTEERS

Volunteers 17 years old or younger will not do the adult SP training.  Instead, there is form for a parent/guardian to go over with the young volunteer then a signature page for both to sign that will be kept on file.  Volunteers younger than 12 must work with a (trained) parent.

  1. Read the Youth Training Information sheet with your parent/guardian.
  2. Print the Teen Volunteer form sign it and turn it in to the church office or your ministry leader before you start volunteering. 
 
 

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Questions?

Contact Cheryl Ziegler, SafePlace Coordinator, at cherylz@uplandcc.org or 765-998-2746 ext 202