Center on Children, Families, and the Law (CCFL) offers specialized training in child welfare, early childhood, legal, school nurses, probation, respite providers, and services coordinators. CCFL has the ability to customize curricula and develop empirically-supported tests to evaluate trainee knowledge. CCFL’s faculty and staff bring a unique and comprehensive array of educational backgrounds and skills to bear on issues related to the well-being of children, youth, families and the agencies that serve them.

CCFL prides itself on being a truly interdisciplinary university center that has been doing empirically-based and pedagogically-sound training. The research conducted at CCFL is translational and impactful on topics most important to children and families.

CCFL houses several interrelated research and training projects, including:

  • job analysis
  • training needs assessment
  • curriculum development
  • delivery of pre-service, specialized, and in-service training
  • field-learning supervision
  • training evaluation
  • assessment of worker performance

Annually, on average ...

3000 people trained
7000 hours of curriculum development
15,000+ resources online

If you'd like to request a training or would like additional information, please complete our Training Request Form. Please note that there may be a cost associated with some training.

Training Request Form