Creating A Safe Environment (CASE)
Message from the Bishop
You are invited to watch a video message from the Bishop that outlining the main points of his Letter to the Faithful concerning the Child Victims Act, as well as information regarding our Safe Environment and Victim Assistance initiatives.
CASE Training for Volunteers
Creating a Safe Environment (CASE) Volunteers (those who work with children, youth, if vulnerable adults), must participate in a renewal of training, under of another Background Check and sign Volunteer Code of Conduct every three (3) years. Minors volunteering 18yrs old and under only need sign a Code of Conduct sheet every year.
Below are the instructions for volunteer doing on-line CASE training. Once the training has been completed you must submit the following to the Rel. Ed. Office ( background checks will not be processed without a copy) in order for the CASE certifications to be complete
Provide: A copy of your CASE test results and your CASE certificate of completion
A Signed code of Conduct for Volunteers (CODE Of Conduct form sound here)
ON-LINE "CASE" INSTRUCTIONS ( for Volunteers)
All adult volunteers working with children, youth, or vulnerable adults need to complete the same training - whether they are new, renewing after 3 years, working with children/youth, of working with vulnerable adults. In-person training remains an option, and it is the only option for teen volunteers.
**Training is composed of 8 activities:
It Happened to Me
Exploitation in Elder-Serving Programs
Abuse Risk Management for Volunteers
DOR policies for Volunteers
CASE Volunteer Policy
Volunteer Code of Conduct (you do not need to print unless you want a copy for yourself)
**Activity 2 through 4 include action plans. These are for your enrichment. You may choose to print them or not. If you open an action plan, simply close it to return to the training.
You must complete all parts 1,5,6,7,8 of the Safe Environment Training for volunteers. Please do these in order. Each of the courses ends with quiz questions. To go to the next course, click the button that says "Return To Activities" in the top left hand corner. ( You can stop between courses if you so choose)
please call the DOR Help Desk at 1-800-844-7177 for assistance.
1. When you have completed all 5 parts, please print your CASE certificate.
2. You will need to provide your parish/school CASE coordinator with the following:
Your Case Certificate
A Copy of Your Driver's License
Your Background Check Release Form
A Signed Code of Conduct Form
If you have previously created a CASE account login skip to STEP 12.
TO CREATE AN ACCOUNT AND ACCESS THE TRAINING:
In the address bar of the web browser, type in the address www.dor.training. (Note: This program will not run on Microsoft Edge. Recommend using Google Chrome.)
Click on the “Employee/Volunteer Training” icon on the top right portion of the homepage.
3. You will arrive on the “Employee/Volunteer Training” page.
If you have volunteered before, you can hit the login button at the top of the page, and continue at step 12
If this is your first time as a volunteer, Go to the next step (step 4)
4. Click on the “Volunteer Training” icon on the lower left center portion of the page. and continue with the steps below to create your CASE account
Click on "Add to Cart" and then click on shopping cart and go to next step
Click on "Checkout"
Enter your email address and click "Save"
Enter a password and click "create Account"
If this is your first time, your password must be between 8 and 20 characters. It must include at least 1 uppercase letter, 1 lower case letter, 1 number, and 1 special symbol (#$^&*@! are acceptable characters)
Enter Your Name and the Address of YOUR Parish/School/Ministry. (eg.St. John of Rochester/ (Your Ministry)
8 Wickford Way,
Then select the Add New Address Button
*Remember there will be no cost for this training.
Click on Place Order
you do not need to print the receipt since there is no cost for Safe Environment CASE training.
Success you have created your account and are ready to start the Safe Environment training. You may start and stop training at any point, but will need to login with your new account each time you re-enter the Safe Environment Training.
Choose "Login" in the upper right hand corner to access your courses.
Enter your email address and the password
you will be asked to select your parish/school/ministry .
Click on "Go to Learn" to begin your training.
Scroll down to select the English or Spanish version and click on "Register Now"