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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    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
4/18/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Santa Fe, NM TBD Full Day Seminar

Rescheduled to August 28, 2019

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

Open

Deadline: Registrations Accepted In-Person (Day of Event)

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

Open
Deadline: Registrations Accepted In-Person (Day of Event)

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 Open
Deadline: May 15
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

Open

Deadline: May 22

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

Open

Deadline: May 23

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

Open

Deadline: July 2

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

Full Day Seminar

Open

Deadline: July 9

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

Open

Deadline: July 10

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

International House

1817 Central Avenue

Charlotte, NC 

Full Day Seminar

Open

Deadline: July 17

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 Aneles, CA 

Full Day Seminar

Open

Deadline: July 17

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

Open

Deadline: July 29

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

Open

Deadline: August 7

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

Open

Deadline: August 7

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

Open

Deadline: August 14

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

Open

Deadline: August 14

8/28/19

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.   

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

Full Day Seminar

Open

Deadline: August 21

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

Open

Deadline: August 22

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

Open

Deadline: August 27

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

Full Day Seminar

Open

Deadline: August 28

9/11/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Brownsville, TX TBD

Full Day Seminar

Open

Deadline: August 29

9/12/19 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    Nashville, TN TBD Full Day Seminar

Open

Deadline: September 4

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

Massachusetts Historical Society

1154 Boylston Street

Boston, MA 

Museum Summit

Open

Deadline: September 11

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

Full Day Seminar

Open

Deadline: September 18