Children's Ministries Institute Information

There are 4 easy steps to complete the Child Protection Policy (CPP) and the Travel Information forms.
 
All students are required to complete the Child Protection Policy (CPP) Screening Process at the Children's Ministries Institute® (CMI®). You must complete the CPP Screening Process through CMI even if you already have one on file in your state or local CEF area. If you have completed the Child Protection Policy Screening Process at CMI that included a background check in the past 5 years AND there has not be a lapse in your CEF® service for more than a year, please skip to Step 3. Otherwise begin with Step 1.
 
STEP 1: Prior to beginning the CPP form complete the following:
Watch the 9-minute "Protecting Today's Child" presentation or listen at 1-866-878-4182.
Gather the following information to enter online:
Reference contact information (name, phone, email). This should include: pastor or church leader, previous employer and two personal references.
Previous addresses (last 5 years)
Driver's License (if applicable) and Social Security Number
(Students outside the US: Skip the driver's license number field and enter 111111111 in the Social Security Number field.)

Having this requested information available will enable you to submit the CPP form quickly and easily. Please note you will not be able to save the form to come back at a later time to complete it.
 
STEP 2: Complete the Child Protection Policy (CPP) form
Once you have prepared the information requested in Step 1, it will take you approximately 15 minutes to complete the CPP form.  Note: You must complete the form within 40 minutes.  Please be aware the system will time out after approximately 10 minutes of no activity. If this happens, you will lose all of your work and need to begin again. Attention non-U.S. citizens: When completing the form, you will be asked for a city, state and zip code. On the city line, type in the name of your city and country. On the state dropdown, choose Missouri. For the zip code, type in 63383.
 
 
STEP 3: Prior to beginning the Travel Information form for the Children's Ministries Instituteplease be sure you have all of your travel information ready. If you will be flying into St. Louis, you will need to know the airline(s) and flight number(s). If you are taking the bus or train, you will need to know the arrival time. Having this requested information available will enable you to submit the form quickly and easily. Please note you will not be able to save the form to come back at a later time to complete it. All fields marked with * are required. 
 
STEP 4: Complete the Travel Information form
Once you have prepared the information requested in Step 3, it will take you approximately 10 minutes to complete the Travel Information form.  Note: Please be aware the system will time out after approximately 10 minutes of no activity. If this happens, you will lose all of your work and need to begin again.

Travel Information form *