School Safety Endorsement Certification

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Want to be a part of ensuring a safe and secure learning environment for students? Gain the tools you need to tackle the growing challenges posed by external and internal threats to academic, physical, emotional and social well-being within P-12 school settings through the School Safety Endorsement Certification from University of the Cumberlands.* 

This certification program can prepare you for a role as a school safety coordinator in a variety of P-12 school settings. The program introduces school safety and safety regulations, policies and procedures, as well as effective responsiveness to and assessment of school security and safety threats. Learn to evaluate risks to safety and security from preventative and post-incident discovery perspectives. Develop a proactive approach to addressing risk in areas such as safety and security policy and procedure reviews; collaboration with students, employees and outside agencies to build school emergency plans; and evaluation of physical security needs. 

If you’re ready to play a vital role in creating safe, secure settings for students to thrive academically, emotionally and socially, fill out the form on this page! We’ll be in touch soon.

* In 2019, the Kentucky legislature passed a bill that requires every school district in the state to have a School Safety Coordinator on staff. Only University of the Cumberlands offers this unique endorsement opportunity.

Program Outcomes

Advance your career at your own pace through a convenient online curriculum.

Gain a competitive edge and acquire the skills you need to make a bigger difference.

Network with industry experts and fellow students who share your professional goals.

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