Upcoming Events

Agencies are welcome to send their representatives to any area of the world for CSPN events. Request an email notification when events are added below.

Overview of Events Types

Annual Conference: This multi-day event offers a variety of child safety workshops covering BPS, advanced ITT training, and other professional development opportunities to representatives from CSPN member agencies (or those planning to apply). Annual conferences are now held in the USA and Asia, and we are working toward them being held in Europe, Africa, and Latin America. Call for Topics/Presenters: Please contact us with your ideas.  

Orientation to CSPN: This half day event offers the foundational overview to the Child Safety and Protection Network. It is a prerequisite for every individual attending CSPN events, and is available immediately preceding them, or is offered as part of a one-day conference which also includes an overview of CSPN Best Practice Standards (BPS).

ITT (Investigative Team Training): This 3 day event offers intensive training for how to respond to child abuse reports as laid out in the CSPN Best Practice Standards (BPS). It is recommended an agency sends 2-4 representatives to the same ITT event. Prerequisites: The agency must be a CSPN member at the Associate or a Full level, and the representatives it sends must attend an Orientation to CSPN (see above) and commit to attending every ITT session. 


2014 Events

  • North America- ITT - July 29-August 1, 2014 held in Colorado Springs, CO. Click here for more information. Registration is closed.
  • 4th Asia Area - CSPN Conference and ITT - November 10-14, 2014 held in Malaysia. Click here for more information.

2015 Events

  • Annual Conference- January 27-30, 2015 held in Richmond, VA. Registration Coming soon.
You can request an email notification when additional events are announced here.


Now Open

Below are the events now available for registration. Click the "Read more... " for more information and to register. 

The Hideaway 2014

Investigative Team Training

July 29th-August 1st, 2014

Colorado Springs, CO

This will be the only ITT offered State-side this year.

Space is limited to 24. Registration is now closed.

The Child Safety Investigative Team Training (ITT) is geared for Missions Organizations and International Christian Schools who have been approved as Associate Members of the Child Safety & Protection Network, completed or are in the process of drafting their child safety policies, and wish to train a team in the area of organizational response to child abuse reports regarding staff or children within their organization.

2014 Malaysia

Two Events - One Week

November 10-14, 2014

Two events will be held back-to-back at the Dalat International School, Penang, Malaysia November 10-14, 2014.

Event # 1: The first two days, Monday & Tuesday, will be the Child Safety and Protection Network (CS&PN) Conference with plenaries and workshops covering each of the seven  Best Practice Standards (BPS).

Event #2: This will be followed by three days (Wednesday through Friday) of intensive  Investigative Team Training on how to respond to child abuse reports as laid out in the BPS under the sixth heading, "Investigation Protocol".