Human Trafficking Awareness and Mandated Reporter Training (WEBINAR)

Human Trafficking Awareness and Mandated Reporter Training (WEBINAR)

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Date and Time: 
Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Mandated reporters are professionals obligated by the federal Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA) and DC law to report known or suspected incidents of child abuse and neglect. In DC, mandated reporters who should be trained include school officials, teachers, athletic coaches, counselors, social service workers and other direct care professionals. This training is for new mandated reporters, previously identified mandated reporters, as well as DC educators and school staff who interact with District students.

The training will provide information on:

  • Risk factors that make students susceptible to exploitation
  • Recognizing signs of human trafficking
  • How to respond and report to trafficking cases
  • Promising practices and resources for LEAs
  • How to recognize the signs of child abuse and neglect
  • How to talk to child and youth victims
  • When to report
  • How to report
  • Educational neglect reporting process
  • Panel discussion

For more information or questions, please contact OSSE's Special Programs Unit at

This course addresses the following age band(s):

  • Early childhood - late (5-8 years)
  • School age (5-12 years)
This session will be conducted via webinar. All registrants will receive a link to participate prior to the training session.
Price of Training: 
Content Level: 
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Core Knowledge Area: 
Health, Safety, and Nutrition
Administrative Staff
Assistant Teachers
Family Home Providers
Child and Family Services Agency; Office of the Attorney General; OSSE Teaching and Learning
Registration will be handled external to OSSE
CCDBG Topic: 
Health & Safety Training
Child abuse and neglect, prevention, detection and reporting
Professional Learning Units (Clock Hours):