Training for program staff and volunteers focuses on policies and issues related to the health, wellness, safety and security of children and teens. Our training materials address the following topics:

  • Program or event planning and administration
  • Code of Conduct
  • Recognition and prevention of child abuse and neglect
  • Medical issues
  • Supervision, safety and security

Training for First Aid and CPR are optional and may be obtained from the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross.

We update our resources and guidance materials regularly, please check back frequently for the most up-to-date materials.

Program administrators are responsible for ensuring that all required training has been completed.

  • Training is valid for one year from date of completion and must be renewed annually.
  • Users should retain all successful training completion emails sent by the system in order to confirm appropriate retraining dates.
  • Proof of completion should be retained by program administrators for a minimum of three years

To start training, please log in or register an account with Children on Campus.


What training do I need?
* Michigan Child Protection Law requires certain professionals to report their suspicions of child abuse or neglect to Children's Protective Services (CPS) at the Department of Human Services (DHS).

Program Administrator/Planner

Adult working directly with participant children

Mandatory Reporter

Required Training:

Child Abuse and Neglect

Optional Training:

The following training content is optional for all of the trainee groups selected above.