Training Institute

Started in 2012, The NYSPCC’s Training Institute is dedicated to equipping children, parents, and professionals with the necessary knowledge and tools to help keep children safe from abuse and neglect. We train and teach in person and virtually across New York but also boast a national and international presence, having trained over 90,000 individuals globally.

E-mail the Training Institute to learn more or request a training.

Upcoming Trainings and Online Courses

We offer educational opportunities for individuals through in-person trainings at The NYSPCC, virtual trainings, and self-paced, online courses.

Professional Trainings and Resources

We offer a range of educational opportunities designed specifically for schools, child protection agencies and youth-serving organizations.

Youth Workshops and Resources

We offer developmentally-appropriate prevention education to children in grades K-12.

Parent Workshops and Resources

We offer educational opportunities for parents and caregivers on how best to keep their children safe.


We partner with companies, non-profits, universities, community-based organizations, and city and state agencies to share and disseminate our knowledge and expertise with the goal of keeping more children safe. Take a look at some of our current and past partnerships.


“Thanks to The NYSPCC’s expert consultation and training services, our staff is more prepared to recognize and respond to any child safety issues that may arise. We couldn’t be more grateful for their services and the impact they had in helping keep the children in our community safe.”-Donna Cohen, MS, LMSW – Head of School, The International Preschool

Donate Today

Donating $500 provides a two-hour training session to teach up to 30 teachers and child welfare professionals how to identify and report child abuse and neglect.