Policy DDAA: Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Education
Issue Date: 5/21/2020
Updated: December 14, 2022
School Personnel Education Regarding Child Sexual Abuse and Human Trafficking
The District shall provide, every other year, training to all school personnel on responding to a disclosure of child sexual abuse in a supportive, appropriate manner and on the mandatory reporting requirements of Utah Code § 53E-6-701 (regarding abuse by school personnel) and Utah Code § 80-2-602 (regarding reporting of child abuse). The training shall also address human trafficking and identifying children who are victims or may be at risk of becoming victims of human trafficking or commercial sexual exploitation. “School personnel” to receive training include all school employees, whether licensed, part-time, contract, or non-licensed.
The training required under this policy shall use the instructional materials prepared and approved by the State Board of Education.
Evidence of Compliance
The District must provide evidence of compliance with these training and instructional materials requirements upon request of the State Board of Education.