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Shield the Vulnerable

Anyone who would like to volunteer their time at school, on a field trip, or any activity that involves our students, MUST complete an on line course provided by LawRoom and our Safe Environment for Children Program.

THIS TRAINING IS MANDATED AND A PROOF OF CERTIFICATE MUST BE PRESENTED TO THE SCHOOL OFFICE BEFORE YOU MAY VOLUNTEER TO PARTICIPATE IN ANY SCHOOL EVENTS/FUNCTIONS WHERE CHILDREN ARE PRESENT.  This training must be renewed EVERY 3 years.

This course is free and must be accessed at a computer.  Please see the instructions below.  The course takes about 1 hour to complete.  You can stop at any time and resume where you left off.  All staff have already completed the course, so if you have any questions, they may be able to assist you.

How to Take the Online Course:

Go to:  www.shieldthevulnerable.org
Click:  1st Time Diocese Signup tab
Click:  Adult Courses radio (round) button
Select your diocese from the list of dioceses (Sacramento)
Complete the Registration:
User/Login Tab:  fill in the requested information and create your own login.  Only one person can be named on the registration.
Diocesan Affiliation Tab:  select volunteer
Occupation Tab:  whatever your diocesan affiliation you MUST identify whether you’re mandatory or ethical reporter.  Unless you are paid by the school you would mark ethical
Background Check Tab:  This is not needed.       
Summary Tab:  review your registration and if correct and you “accept” the license, click “Confirm Registration”
Click:  Start button on My Course page
Acknowledge Diocesan Policies and print your Certificate of Completion and bring it to the school office.

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