Safe Sanctuaries Process

Be sure you are the account administrator on your local church’s ministry safe account. If you are unsure, please contact Gabrielle Corbett at

  • Note: if you are not appointed to a local church, please contact Gabrielle Corbett at for access to the training.

Take the Sexual Abuse Awareness Training through Ministry Safe.

  • Note: this training is free.  If the website asks for a fee, contact Gabrielle Corbett at

After completing the training, you will receive a certificate of completion from Ministry Safe.
Save this certificate for your records.  You will need this to document completion of the training.

  • If you are appointed outside of the local church, this is the final step of the training process.  Those appointed to a local church, please continue on with the following steps:

Work through the Safe Sanctuaries videos on Teachable to begin to create a Safe Sanctuaries Task Force with your local church. There are three videos, less than 10 minutes in total.

Submit your local church’s Safe Sanctuaries policy using website guidelines to the GNJ Safe Sanctuaries Coordinator at  From there you will work through the process to obtain certification for your local church policy.