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All who serve at a parish or Catholic school in the Oakland Diocese, whether as an employee or as a volunteer, are required to comply with the mandated “Safe Environment” regulations which include periodic training.   

The NEW Safe Environment training for adults (VIRTUS), is now active and available. VIRTUS training is available online or at a live training. (The previous Shield the Vulnerable training is no longer available.)

click for online training English
click for online training Spanish
click for live training classes

If you are a new volunteer, or if you haven’t retrained since June 30, 2015, choose one of the above options. Thank you for your service!