Mandated Reporter

Welcome to Missouri's Online Mandated Reporter training.

This training is  recommended and developed by the Task Force on the Prevention of Sexual Abuse of Children.

Training Format:

The training is divided into the four lessons listed below:

1. Legal Requirements of the Mandated Reporter

2. Child Abuse/Neglect Defined and Indicators of Child Abuse/Neglect

3. Plan for Responding to Suspicions Child Abuse/Neglect

4. Effectively Reporting

In addition to these lessons, the training contains a pre- and post-test, and frequently-asked-questions section.

Training Length

The training is intended to be used as an ongoing resource for mandated reporters. Participants may choose to explore the supplemental resources provided throughout the training. The training is self-paced; participants should allow themselves one to three hours to complete.  

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Participants who score 80% or greater on the training post-test will earn 0.5 Continuing Education Units (CEUs).