Creating Child Safe Environments: Protecting Children From Sexual Abuse

Creating Child Safe Environments: Protecting Children From Sexual Abuse trains employees, volunteers, and other workplace participants about child sexual abuse and how trainees can help be part of the solution.

Trainees will learn:

  • The definition of child sexual abuse
  • What acts are considered child sexual abuse
  • Victims and targets of child sexual abuse
  • The harms of child sexual abuse
  • How to recognize the signs of child sexual abuse
  • Why victims of child sexual abuse do not report sexual abuse
  • Who commits child sexual abuse
  • Signs of child sexual abuse perpetrators
  • How perpetrators groom targets, caretakers, and communities
  • Where and when child sexual abuse can occur
  • What to do if child sexual abuse is experienced or witnessed
  • How workplace participants can help prevent child sexual abuse


Risks and Subjects Covered:

  • What constitutes child sexual abuse: including identifying the physical and emotional signs of child sexual abuse.


  • Child safety risks: the types of conduct that create unsafe child environments; children that perpetrators target; grooming techniques of perpetrators, including the use of alcohol, drugs and porn; and the harm of child sexual abuse to victims, families, employers, and society.


  • Risks of improper online behavior: including using the Internet to groom targets and the harms of child pornography.


  • Creating and maintaining child safe environments: including following policies and procedures; online, physical, emotional, and communication boundaries with children and how to report child sexual abuse.


Audience: All employees

Format: On-demand video, compatible with iOS devices

Length: 50-55 minutes

Trainer Available: Yes. Questions are received and answered via email from McCalmon trainers.

Language: English

Testing: Yes. Includes a pre- and post-questionnaire of five questions.

Certificate of Completion: Yes

Written Materials: Yes

Interactive scenarios: Yes

Closed captioning: Yes

Customizable: Yes. The module can be changed to incorporate organizational policies and procedures; state or regulatory statutes, and can be adapted to other languages.

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