Child Protection Training Academy

The Child Protection Training Academy on the UIS campus is the first statewide simulation training project in the country that provides a child protection training laboratory for

Actors performing a scene inside the Child Protection Training Academy’s Residential Simulation Lab.

frontline professionals and students. University faculty have been working with the Department of Children and Family Services, Illinois Court-Appointed Special Advocates, law enforcement, domestic violence advocates and other frontline professionals to develop new and innovative training curricula that utilizes a realistic environment. For more information contact:

Susan Evans, Executive Director

Child Protection Training Academy

University of Illinois Springfield

PAC 423, (217) 206-7983