As a parish of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Syracuse, Divine Mercy Parish and the Mission of the Saint Bernadette complies with all VIRTUS Safe Environment training programs. This ensures all vulnerable individuals are protected from harm. All staff and volunteers are required to complete VIRTUS training within 60 DAYS of assumption of duties, employment or volunteering at Divine Mercy of Saint Bernadette, and is conditional to passing a criminal background check.

CERTIFICATION

If you are a new volunteer or employee, you must complete the mandatory three (3) hour training "Protecting God's Children". Youth 16-17 years of age may attend with parental consent. Dates for this training available at Divine Mercy Parish are:

  • February 29, 2016  6:00-9:00PM
  • August 8, 2016  6:00-9:00PM

Pre-Registration is required by clicking the button directly below.

 

RE-CERTIFICATION

If you have already completed the "Protecting God's Children" training, you must re-certify every five (5) years by participating in the hour and a half (1.5 hour) recertification course. Dates for this training available at Divine Mercy Parish are:

  • April 4, 2016  6:00-9:00PM
  • October 3, 2016  6:00-9:00PM

Pre-Registration is required by clicking the button directly below.