Initial Training

The Safe Environments Program (Child Protection training) is required of all employees, all volunteers who have substantial contact with minors, and all clergy. The objective of the program is to provide specific training in the prevention, recognition and reporting of child abuse, as well as specific training in providing for safe environments for minors enrolled in Archdiocesan sponsored activities.

The 2019 Monthly Training Schedule may be found here

In order to complete the initial training, you must:

  • Log onto CMGConnect to create an online account. (Instructions for creating an account may be found here.)
  • Complete the online Initial Live Safe Environment Training & Background Check Curriculum
  • Attend an Initial Training Class (Pre-Registration is MANDATORY for attendance.)

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  • If you have any questions, please call Leanne Oberkirch 251-434-1559.

Retraining

The Archdiocese of Mobile requires all volunteers who have substantial contact with minors, all employees, and all clergy to complete an annual retraining.

  • If it has been less than two years since your last training, you may complete the online retraining through CMGConnect. (If this is your first time logging onto CMGConnect,  you will want to review the instructions for signing into your account by clicking here.)
  • If it has been more than two years since your last training, you will need to complete the initial training again.
  • If you have any questions, please call Leanne Oberkirch 251-434-1559.