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.


Topics
Resource Type
Audience
Crisis Timeline

Trauma-Informed, Resilience-Oriented Schools (TIROS) Toolkit

A toolkit outlining a framework for implementing Trauma-Informed, Resilience-Oriented (TIROS) approaches in schools and school districts.
TopicMental Health, School Climate
AudienceAdministrators, Parents, Principals, School Health Professionals, Superintendents, Teachers
TYPEResource Toolkit
 Toolkits

Podcast Episode 6: Restorative Practices, Part 2

This is the second episode of two podcasts about restorative practices at the Genesee Intermediate School District in Michigan. We explore getting buy-in, coordinating with school resource officers, and how to sustain the programs.
TopicComprehensive School Safety Plans
AudienceAdministrators, Parents, Principals, School Health Professionals, Superintendents, Teachers
TYPEPodcast
 Self-Paced Training

The Teen Brain (School Resource Officer Video Series)

Unlike traditional law enforcement officials, School Resource Officers (SROs) work almost exclusively with young people, so it is crucial they understand how students think and make decisions. But that is no easy task.
Watch on YouTube
TopicSchool Climate, School-based Law Enforcement
AudienceLaw Enforcement
TYPEVideo
 Self-Paced Training

Podcast Episode 5: Restorative Practices, Part 1

This is the first episode of two podcasts about restorative practices at the Genesee Intermediate School District in Michigan. We delve into the motivations behind applying for project grant funding, how the project got started, and the restorative practices they implemented.
TopicComprehensive School Safety Plans
AudienceAdministrators, Parents, Principals, School Health Professionals, Superintendents, Teachers
TYPEPodcast
 Self-Paced Training

Podcast Episode 4: Distance Learning, Part 2

The second of two episodes discussing the transition to and from distance learning. Our guests talk about the school resource officer's role in the distance learning environment, the importance of emergency response planning, and key considerations about the return to in-person learning.
TopicComprehensive School Safety Plans
AudienceAdministrators, Law Enforcement, Parents, Principals, School Health Professionals, Superintendents, Teachers
TYPEPodcast
 Self-Paced Training