SafePlace Training

Welcome to the SafePlace training information page for Upland Community Church.  Thank you for choosing to serve our children and youth!

Safeplace training is required for all volunteers who serve in children’s and youth ministries at UCC, including volunteers in organizations who actively use our facilities.

NEW ADULT VOLUNTEERS

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

  1. New Volunteer Information Form
             Be sure when completing this form to use your best printing so that all email addresses and numbers are written clearly.                                    ALL contact information (email, address, phone) MUST BE provided for ALL references.
         2. Attach a photocopy of your driver’s license or passport to the Information Form to prove your identity.
         3. Watch the SafePlace Training Video (or attend Live Training, if offered).
         4. Complete the Training Response Form. This form is automatically submitted online when completed. (You do                                                    not need to turn in a printed copy.)

ALL DOCUMENTS SHOULD BE TURNED IN TO YOUR MINISTRY LEADER OR THE CHURCH OFFICE PROMPTLY.

FIVE-YEAR RETRAINING

Be sure when completing this form to use your best printing so that all email addresses and numbers are written clearly.
  1. Volunteer Information UPDATE Form Be sure when completing this form to use your best printing so that all email addresses and numbers are written clearly.
       2.  Attach a photocopy of your driver’s license or passport to the Information Form to prove your identity.
  1. Watch the SafePlace Training Video (or attend Live Training, if offered). 
  2. Complete the Training Response Form
 

TEEN VOLUNTEERS

Teen volunteers (ages 12-17) do not need to take the adult training.  However, there is a teen version of training for volunteers who serve regularly or for Fun in the Sun.

  1. Read the Youth Training Information sheet.
  2. Complete the Teen Volunteer form and turn it in to the church office or your ministry leader. DO NOT turn in the form until you have watched the video.
Volunteers younger than 12 must work with a (trained) parent and do not need training.
 

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Questions?

Contact the SafePlace Coordinator:  Cheryl Ziegler at cherylz@uplandcc.org or leave a message at the church office and she will call you back.