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CSSRC Trainings

Click “Online” to access CSSRC online courses.

Click “Previous” for information about previous CSSRC trainings.

Colorado School Safety Resource Center flyer highlighting trainings, consultations and technical assistance available at NO-COST throughout the state. 

Learn about Other In Person and Other Online training events.


 Upcoming Training Events

Positive School Climate: Parent Information Night
  • September 15, 2014, 6:30-7:30 pm
  • Basil T Knight Center (behind B & H Sports), 596 North Westgate Drive, Grand Junction, CO 81505
  • This is an opportunity for parents to hear more about what school staff are learning and how parents can be partners in the efforts to make their child's school experience as positive as possible.
Positive School Climate: Bullying Prevention Institute
  • September 16, 2014, Two Rivers Convention Center, 159 Main Street, Grand Junction, CO 81501
  • Registration is required on www.co.train.org. Search for Course ID 1045326
  • Check in for registered participants 7:30AM, training 8:00AM to 3:30PM.
  • WHO SHOULD ATTEND: administrators, teachers, PBIS teams, school safety teams, school mental health professionals, school resource officers
    • Overview of bullying prevention legislation           
    • Measuring school climate
    • Best practices in  bullying prevention
    • Cyberbullying
    • Positive school climate & the link to academic achievement            
    • On-the-spot interventions & curriculum ideas
    • Preventing bullying based on race/ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability or gender expression
  • SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER: Dorothy L. Espelage, Ph.D.
  • Event Flyer
  • Agenda
Traumatized Youth and How Schools Can Assist
  • September 24, 2014, Adams 12 Five Star Schools Conference Center, 1500 E 128th Ave, Thornton, CO 80241
  • Registration is required on www.co.train.org. Search for Course ID 1051817
  • Check in for registered participants 7:30AM, training 8:00AM to 3:30PM.
  • WHO SHOULD ATTEND:  teachers, school mental health professionals, school and district administrators, nurses, school resource officers, community mental health professionals
    • Youth and Trauma             
    • Creating Trauma Sensitive Classrooms
    • An Evidence-Based Intervention in Schools
    • Cognitive Behavioral Intervention for Trauma in Schools (CBITS)
    • Trafficking of Students         
    • Adult Sexual Misconduct in Schools
    • Secondary Traumatic Stress and School Staff
    • Teen Dating Violence
  • Special Guest Speakers
    • Lenya B. Robinson, Director, Trauma Informed and Integrated Care, Colorado Office of Behavioral Health
    • Lynn Garst, Associate Director of Community Services, Child & Family Services, Mental Health Center of Denver
  • Event Flyer 
  • Agenda 
2014 Colorado Safe Schools Summit
  • October 22-23, 2014, Embassy Suites, 4705 Clydesdale Pkwy, Loveland, CO 80538
  • Registration is required on www.co.train.org. Search for Course ID 1052344
  • Check in for registered participants 7:30AM, training 8:00AM to 4:00PM each day.
  • In recognition of Colorado Safe Schools Month, join the CSSRC as we explore a variety of school safety topics.
  • Agenda Topics:
    • Facing History and Ourselves
    • Human Trafficking
    • Life Skills
    • No Place for Hate
    • One Colorado
    • Positive Climate and Brain Information
    • Relationship Building for School Security
    • Restorative Practices
    • Safety & Media Communications
    • School Behavioral Health
    • School Resource Officers
    • School Shooter Briefing
    • Signs of Suicide (SOS)
    • Social Norming
    • Sources of Strength
    • Special Olympics
    • Suicide in Colorado Overview
    • Trauma


 Options for Training on Request

Adult Sexual Misconduct in Schools: Prevention & Management

Sponsored by The Colorado School Safety Resource Center and the Colorado Association of School Boards

  • Designed for: administrators, human resources professionals, school board members and any other interested parties
  • Arrange a two-hour video-based workshop at your site
  • No charge for Colorado participants
  • Event Flyer 
Threat Assessment in Schools: Best Practices and/or Suicide Intervention Overview

Sponsored by The Colorado School Safety Resource Center

  • Designed for the entire threat assessment team: administrators, mental health professionals and law enforcement professionsals
  • Threat Assessment in Schools: Best Practices--A well-trained threat assessment team is a vital part of a comprehensive safe schools' effort. This workshop reviews the lessons learned from research, the Colorado School Safety Resource Center's "Essentials of Threat Assessment" guide and sample tools from schools in Colorado. Discussions of actual scenarios will be included.
  • Overview of School Suicide Prevention & Intervention--In the Healthy Kids Colorado 2011 Survey, over one-fifth of Colorado high school students reported that they felt sad or hopeless every day for at least two weeks within the past 12 months, with 6% reporting having ever attempted suicide with a higher percentage of Hispanic/Latino students (11%) reporting vs. non-Hispanic White students (4%). This workshop will present an overview of the essential elementas for conducting risk assessments, interventions after a suicide and prevention strategies for schools. Sample tools will be shared.
  • Event Flyer 
Other CSSRC Training Options Available Upon Request
  • We can offer your school or district no-cost training, consultation, or technical assistance to meet your training needs.

  • Please click HERE to access the Center's Needs Assessment.

  • Please click HERE to access the Center's flyer of available trainings.

  • Please contact the School Safety Resource Center at 303-239-4435 or CDPS_School_Safety_Center@state.co.us.

To view past CSSRC trainings please click here.