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.

 

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Time

City/State

Location

Event Type

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6/28 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Houston, TX Harris County Department of Education
North Post Oak
6005 Westview
Room 1010
Houston, TX 77055
Full-Day Seminar Closed
7/18-7/19 Day 1: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Day 2: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Seattle, WA Jackson Federal Building
915 Second Avenue
South Auditorium, 4th Floor
Seattle, WA 98174
Two-Day Symposium Open
Deadline: July 10
7/25-7/26 Day 1: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Day 2: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Los Angeles, CA USCIS Los Angeles District Office
300 N. Los Angeles Street
Room 8529
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Two-Day Symposium Open
Deadline: July 17
8/7 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Chicago, IL Harold Washington Library Center
400 S. State Street
Lower Level Spaces
Chicago, IL 60605
Summer Institute Open
Deadline: July 31
8/22-8/23 Day 1: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Day 2: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Atlanta, GA TBD Two-Day Symposium Open
Deadline: August 14
9/5 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Boston, MA Boston Public Library
700 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116
Summer Institute Open
Deadline: August 29