Skip to main content

Mandated Reporting of Child Abuse & Neglect in Massachusetts

Massachusetts | English only

This training provides an overview of the definitions, requirements, and protections associated with being a mandated reporter in Massachusetts. Learners will gain access to an all-inclusive course designed for all mandated reporters.

What You Will Learn

This training consists of seven lessons, each of which will conclude with questions to test your knowledge of the material.

  • The role of the mandated reporter
  • Recognizing the signs of neglect
  • Recognizing the signs of physical abuse
  • Recognizing the signs of child sexual abuse
  • How abuse and neglect affect children with disabilities
  • How to report and the events that follow
A screen grab from the MRT Elder Abuse coursware showing the slide for Case Study 1.

How it Works

Mandated Reporter Training consists of specialized training followed by an exam to test your knowledge and earn your certificate.

general training icon

Pre-Assessment

The learning path begins with a 10-question pre-training assessment designed to test the learner's knowledge prior to taking the course.

general training icon

Training

This training provides an overview of the definitions, requirements, and protections associated with being a mandated reporter of child abuse and neglect.

exam icon

Exam

At the conclusion of the training, you will take a final exam which will test the information that you have learned during the training.

general training certificate icon

Certificate

After completing all the courses, you will be issued a certificate, which will serve as proof of your completion of the training.

Convenient, Instant Certificate of Completion

Upon completion of this training, learners will gain instant access to a personalized certificate of completion. This certificate is easily migrated between jobs and employers and makes it convenient to provide proof that all training requirements have been fulfilled.

/images/uploads/mandatedreportertraining-highlight1-child-general.webp
A screen shot of the resources available on MandatedReporterTraining.com.

Resources

Additional resources available in the course are also always accessible on this website under the Resources tab.

Start Your Training

Find state and profession-specific training courses and get certified at Mandated Reporter Training. Start training now.