Safe Haven- It's Up to You Training

Safe Haven- It's Up to You Training and background screening are mandatory for all church personnel and volunteers who have access to children and/or vulnerable adults as part of work or ministry. Safe Haven Training is designed to help our community create a safe environment by empowering us to recognize and prevent sexual abuse. 

How to complete Safe Haven- It's Up to You Training

To complete the training, follow these four easy steps...

  1. Go to https://charleston.cmgconnect.org/ to complete your new online safe environment curriculum.
  2. Create an account.
  3. Start and Complete Safe Haven- It's Up to You training curriculum.
  4. When finished, return to the "Dashboard" and download and print your certificate. IMPORTANT: Send the Safe Haven certificate to your direct Ministry Supervisor. Your Ministry Supervisor will submit your Safe Environment file to the Parish Safe Environment Coordinator once all required documents have been gathered. 

Office of Child Protection Services for the Diocese of Charleston


Policy of the Diocese of Charleston Concerning Sexual Misconduct or Abuse



Background Screening

Receipt of the Policy and Code of Conduct