Training Seminars

USCIS offers free training for adult educators, program directors, volunteers, and representatives from immigrant-serving organizations. These seminars are designed to enhance the skills needed to teach U.S. history, civics, and the naturalization process to immigrant students and to administer comprehensive adult citizenship education programs.

What Will I Learn?
Learn more about the types of training opportunities offered by USCIS.

Frequently Asked Questions
Find answers to commonly-asked questions about the training seminars.

How Do I Register?
To register for a training opportunity in your area, please complete the registration form on this page and follow the submission instructions. Print the completed form and bring it with you to the event. Please note that there will be no on-site registration the day of the event. Registrations will be accepted up to 5 business days in advance of the training date. Space at each of these sessions is limited. Dates, times, and locations are subject to change. Please visit our website at www.uscis.gov/teachertraining regularly for the latest information.

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    Instructions on how to complete and submit your registration form.
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  3. Registration Form (PDF, 267 KB)
    Register for an upcoming event using this form. Please note that once USCIS receives your completed registration form, we will send you a confirmation email within 3-5 business days of receipt. If you do not receive a confirmation email, please email office.of.citizenship@uscis.dhs.gov. If you are unable to send the registration via email, you can complete a registration form and fax it to: 202-357-7946. Please bring a copy of your completed registration form with you to the event.

 

Date

Time

City/State

Location

Event Type

Register

2/20/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.          San Francisco, CA TBD Full Day Seminar Closed
3/5/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Washington, DC TBD Full Day Seminar Closed
3/21/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Las Vegas, NV TBD Full Day Seminar Closed
3/25/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    New York, NY TBD Full Day Institute Closed
4/10/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Omaha, NE TBD Full Day Seminar

Closed

4/11/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Miami, FL TBD Full Day Seminar Closed
4/16/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Baltimore, MD TBD

Full Day Seminar

Closed
4/24/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Denver, CO

USCIS Denver Field Office

12484 East Weaver Place

Centennial, CO

Full Day Seminar

Closed

4/25/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Arlington, TX

Tarrant County College - Southeast Campus

2100 Southeast Parkway

Arlington, TX 

Full Day Seminar Closed
5/2/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Houston, TX

USCIS Houston Field Office 

810 Gears Road, Suite 100

Houston, TX 

Full Day Seminar

Closed

5/8/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Minneapolis, MN

Minnesota Department of Education 

1500 Commerce Street

Roseville, MN 

Full Day Seminar

Closed

5/9/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Phoenix, AZ

USCIS Phoenix Field Office

1330 South 16th Street

Phoenix, AZ 

Full Day Seminar

Closed

5/15/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Detroit, MI

USCIS Detroit Field Office

11411 East Jefferson Avenue

Detroit, MI 

Full Day Seminar

Closed

5/16/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Charleston, SC

John's Island Regional Library

3531 Maybank Highway

John's Island, SC 

Full Day Seminar

Closed

5/23/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    San Antonio, TX

UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures

801 East Cesar E. Chavez Boulevard

San Antonio, TX 

Museum Summit Closed
5/29/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Pittsburgh, PA

USCIS Pittsburgh Field Office

Penn Center East, Building 7

777 Penn Center Boulevard, Suite 600

Pittsburgh, PA 

Full Day Seminar

Closed

5/30/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Portland, OR

USCIS Portland Field Office

1455 Northwest Overton Street, 1st Floor Meeting Room

Portland, OR 

Full Day Seminar

Closed

7/11/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Madison, WI TBD Full Day Seminar

Closed

7/17/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Louisville, KY TBD

Full Day Seminar

Closed

7/18/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Portland, ME TBD Full Day Seminar

Closed

7/24/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Charlotte, NC

International House

1817 Central Avenue

Charlotte, NC 

Full Day Seminar

Closed

7/25/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Los Angeles, CA

USCIS Los Angeles Field Office

300 North Los Angeles Street, Room 6060

Los Angeles, CA 

Full Day Seminar

Closed

8/5/19-8/6/19 Day 1:
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.   
Day 2:
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Chicago, IL

Harold Washington Library Center

400 South State Street

Chicago, IL

Two-Day Institute

Closed

8/14/19 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.    Kansas City, KS

West Wyandotte Library

1737 North 82nd Street

Kansas City, KS 

Full Day Seminar

Closed

8/15/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Orlando, FL USCIS Orlando Field Office
6680 Corporate Centre Boulevard
Orlando, FL 
Full Day Seminar

Closed

8/21/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    San Diego, CA USCIS San Diego Field Office
1325 Front Street, 5th Floor Ceremony Room
San Diego, CA 
Full Day Seminar

Closed

8/22/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Sacramento, CA USCIS Sacramento Field Office
650 Capitol Mall, Stanford Room
Sacramento, CA 
Full Day Seminar

Closed

8/28/19

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.   

Santa Fe, NM Santa Fe Community College
6401 Richards Avenue, Room 216
Santa Fe, NM 

Full Day Seminar

Closed

 

8/29/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Salt Lake City, UT USCIS Salt Lake City Field Office 
660 South 200 East, Suite 400
Salt Lake City, UT 
Full Day Seminar

Closed

 

9/4/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Cleveland, OH USCIS Cleveland Field Office
1240 East 9th Street, Room 531
Cleveland, OH 
Full Day Seminar

Closed

 

9/5/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. El Paso, TX

Ysleta Community Learning Center

121 Paredes Drive

El Paso, TX

Full Day Seminar

Closed

 

9/9/19 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Phoenix, AZ

Burton Barr Central Library

1221 North Central Avenue

Phoenix, AZ 

Full Day Seminar

Closed

 

9/11/19

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Little Rock, AR

Arkansas Adult Learning Resource Center

801 South Louisiana Street, 3rd Floor Conference Room

Little Rock, AR

One Day Seminar

Closed

 

9/12/19 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Dallas, TX

J. Erik Jonsson Central Library

1515 Young Street, 7th floor, O'Hara Hall Room

Dallas, TX

Full Day Seminar

Closed

 

9/12/19 10:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. New York, NY

New-York Historical Society

170 Central Park West at Richard Gilder Way (77th Street)

New York, NY 

Museum Summit

Closed

 

9/18/19- 9/19/19 Day 1:
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.   
Day 2:
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Nashville, TN

Southeast Branch Library

5260 Hickory Hollow Parkway

Antioch, TN

Two Day Seminar

Closed

 

9/19/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Boston, MA

Museum of Fine Arts Boston

465 Huntington Avenue

Boston, MA 

Museum Summit

Closed

 

9/25/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Seattle, WA

Federal Center South

4735 East Marginal Way

Seattle, WA

Full Day Seminar

Closed

 

9/26/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Brownsville, TX

Proyecto Juan Diego

3910 Paredes Line Road

Brownsville, TX

Full Day Seminar

Closed