Trainings & Resources

The National Center for School Safety offers expert-driven training opportunities for school safety practitioners nationwide. Our trainings provide participants with the information, tools, and network they need to implement school safety plans, leverage best practices, and address implementation issues in their school community. We also offer several training resources for the management of STOP School Violence grants.

Training resources are available in person, through learning communities, and online, both live and on-demand.

Use the filters below to search our resource database.

Resource Type
Crisis Timeline

Podcast Episode: Trauma-Informed, Resilience-Oriented Leadership

In the first episode of our series “What It Means to Be a School Leader”, Dr. Linda Henderson-Smith describes what a good leader is and what it means to be trauma-informed and resilience-oriented.
Listen on Anchor
TopicCapacity Building, Comprehensive School Safety Plans
 Self-Paced Training

Why Aren’t They Telling You? (School Resource Officer Video Series)

In this video, learn more about what goes through a students’ mind when they hear something disturbing but choose not to report it, and the different ways you can remove barriers and build trust between yourself and your students.
Watch on YouTube
TopicSchool Climate, School-based Law Enforcement
AudienceLaw Enforcement
 Self-Paced Training

Fact Sheet: Improving Access and Care for Youth Mental Health and Substance Use Conditions

This Fact Sheet from describes the various federal approaches being taken to address youth mental health and substance use.
Read Release
TopicMental Health

The Landscape of Federal K-12 School Health Efforts, 2010-2020

This report by the National School Health Collaborative (NSHC) is a systemic review of federal programs, initiatives, and funding streams that support school health work.
Learn More & Download
TopicSchool Climate

First Steps for Engaging Your School Safety Network Workshop

In this interactive 90-minute workshop, participants (with preference given to STOP grantees) will be provided tools to identify and prioritize how to engage with their school safety networks.
TopicComprehensive School Safety Plans
AudienceAdministrators, Principals, STOP Grantees, Superintendents, Teachers
TYPEWebinar (Live)