AMBER Alert Onsite Training Courses

AMBER Alert's Onsite Training Courses

The AMBER Alert Training and Technical Assistance Program offers over 30 onsite training courses spanning a wide range of child protection topics. You can view complete information on any offering you see here; just use the buttons below to view the course information page on the National Criminal Justice Training Center (NCJTC) website.

AMBER Alert is a program within the NCJTC which administers training and technical assistance. When you click to view a course's information, a new window will open for that page on the NCJTC site, where you can do any of the following.

  • Review full information on the course and view a sample schedule
  • Register for upcoming/scheduled training dates for the course
  • Request bringing the course to your agency or area; or to build a customized version of the course to best meet your agency's needs

Many of our classroom courses are also available in live, online instructor-led and hybrid formats. When viewing courses, if you are interested the options, be sure to note that on your request form. 

AMBER Alert Roadway Sign

AMBER Alert Activation Best Practices

Child Abduction Response Team Training (CART)

Child Abduction Response Team (CART) Certification

Crime Scene Response in Child Abduction Cases

Child Sex Trafficking for First Responders

Child Sex Trafficking Investigations: Strategies to Increase Prosecutions of Traffickers of Missing Children


Initial Response Strategies and Tactics When Responding to Missing Children Incidents

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Initial Response Strategies and Tactics When Responding to Missing Children Incidents

Officers with crime scene tape, looking over file

Investigative Strategies for Child Abduction Cases

Decorative Scales of Justice in the Courtroom

Prosecutor Strategies for Child Sex Trafficking and Exploitation Cases

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Search and Canvass Operations in Child Abductions

Telecommunications Best Practices for Missing and Abducted Children

The Modern Public Information Officer (PIO): Communication During a Missing Child Incident

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Unsolved Child Abduction Cases: When All Leads have been Exhausted