Required Prevention and Reporting Training
The Prevention of Child Abuse, Staff-to-Student Sexual Conduct and Reporting
Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline: 503.731.3100
All district employees and teacher candidates must be trained annually in child abuse identification, prevention, and reporting procedures, along with identification, prevention and reporting of staff-to-student sexual conduct.
All volunteers must view the training in order to understand child abuse identification, prevention, and reporting procedures, along with identification, prevention and reporting of staff-to-student sexual conduct.
Principals and department supervisors are responsible to ensure that each employee under their supervision completes this training.
District guidelines for this training: All district employees must complete all the mandatory trainings to include the Child Abuse Prevention & Staff-to-Student Sexual Conduct by October 31, with the exception of substitutes and athletic coaches who have other requirements. New employees must complete the mandatory trainings within the first six weeks of hire.
Building administrators and supervisors must provide non-PAT members an opportunity to complete the district mandatory online trainings during the work day. Based on the PAT contract language “Professional educators will be responsible for completing four (4) hours of District mandatory on line training outside of scheduled staff meeting time."
The Role of Educators in Preventing and Responding to Child Abuse and Neglect (Oregon Department of Human Services)
DHS - What you can do about child abuse
DHS - Qué se puede hace sobre el abuso de niños (pdf)
DISTRICT EMPLOYEE & CONTRACTOR
VOLUNTEER & PARENT/GUARDIAN
Please access this training through
PPS Pepper (pepper.pps.net)
- Click here .
Enter your PPS Username and Password and click “Login & Access My Account”. (If you need assistance with logging in, contact the IT Service Desk).
If this is your first time logging into Pepper, review the “Quick Start Guide to Pepper” in your My Pepper Announcements and create your profile.
Your mandated trainings are listed under “My Current Courses” in the upper right section of the screen. Select each course in the order that you prefer.
After selecting a course, you will see the sections within the course listed on the left side of the screen. Select “Section 1: Welcome & Introduction” for each course and then select each Section in order, finishing with the “Course Completion” section.
Repeat step 5 to complete the remaining mandatory coursesFor technical support, please contact the IT Service Desk at firstname.lastname@example.org. Additionally, if you have any questions about the course content, please contact Human Resources at 503-916-3544 or email@example.com.
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