Safe Environment Certification is necessary for every adult (age 18 or over) clergy, visiting clergy, employee, independent contractor, and volunteer in the Diocese of Crookston who has the potential for contact with children or vulnerable adults.
A criminal background check
Training related to recognizing and reporting child abuse
Agreement to abide by the Safe Environment Policy and Code of Conduct
If you are a clergy, visiting clergy, employee, independent contractor or volunteer wishing to serve in the Diocese of Crookston:
This Online Acknowledgement and Consent and Test is Secure. The Certification process is not mobile-optimized.
We strongly encourage you to certify online using a link above. Online certification saves time and resources and speeds your certification.
If for some reason you cannot certify online, you will need to contact your Parish Safe Environment Coordinator to obtain the paper version of the Acknowledgement and Consent form and the most current Component test materials.