Getting Started

in Ministry


Safety Requirements
for Ministry Teams 
at St. Mary's Church

Thank you for joining a St. Mary's Ministry Team! 


St. Mary's and the Diocese of Albany is committed to providing a safe environment for everyone visiting our Parish.  As a result, we require each person serving on a Ministry Team at St. Mary's to  complete age appropriate Safety Training.

As per the Albany Diocese, we use the CMG Connect program to achieve these goals.  Many CMG Connect presentations have been scheduled for the coming months and new sessions are added regularly. To view the schedule of CMG Connect sessions and to register for a session on-line, select the link below.

If you have any questions, visit or call 518-453-6635.


Steps to Complete 
Safe Environment Training

  1. Click the Safe Environment button below.

  2. Fill out the "REGISTER FOR A NEW ACCOUNT."

  3. Complete the registration section.  Click the appropriate section for the Ministry Team [VOLUNTEER].  Find St. Mary's Parish of Glens Falls in the drop-down menu for Churches.

  4. After you are registered,  please complete the appropriate virtual, online training.  Ministry Team members are REQUIRED to complete Safe Environment once every 5 years.

  5. Email Emily at  Include in the email your Full Name, as well as a completed copy of your training certificate.