Courses for Higher Education Compliance Training

  • 15 Courses | 7h 13m 23s
 
Higher Education Compliance courses cover risk areas such as Campus Security Obligations Under Federal Law, Harassment Prevention for Managers - Higher Education Edition, Title IX Short: Sexual Assault Prevention – Hazing and Intimidation, and more. Explore our courses and unleash your edge.

COURSES INCLUDED

Compliance Course

Campus Security Obligations Under Federal Law
The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act and the Violence Against Women Act are federal laws that require all institutions of higher learning that participate in federal financial aid programs to collect and report data about crime on and near their campuses, and to educate the campus community about violent crime. In this course, learners will become familiar with their role in helping the institution meet its campus security obligations under these laws. This course is designed to be used in conjunction with an institution's ongoing crime prevention and awareness campaigns. This course was developed with subject matter support provided by the Labor, Employment, and Employee Benefits Law Group of the law firm of Sheehan Phinney Bass & Green PA. Please note, however, that the course materials and content are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation or constitute a legal opinion with respect to compliance with any federal, state, or local laws. Transmission of the information is not intended to create, and receipt does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel. The information contained herein is provided only as general information that may or may not reflect the most current legal developments. This information is not provided in the course of an attorney-client relationship and is not intended to constitute legal advice or to substitute for obtaining legal advice from an attorney licensed in your state.
3 topics | 40m Up to 30 languages

Compliance Course

Clery Act for Higher Education
The Clery Act works alongside Title IX to make higher education institutions accountable and safe for students. Its purpose is to provide the public with transparency to campus crime policies and statistics, enabling students, prospective students, and their families to understand potential safety risks and make choices about the institutions they choose to involve themselves with. In this course, you'll learn about the history of the Clery Act as well as the instuitional requirements aimed to make campuses safer for students under the Act. These course materials and content are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation or constitute a legal opinion with respect to compliance with any federal, state, or local laws. Transmission of the information is not intended to create, and receipt does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship and is not intended to constitute legal advice or to substitute for obtaining legal advice from an attorney licensed in your state. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel. The information contained herein is provided only as general information that may or may not reflect the most current legal developments.
5 topics | 19m Up to 30 languages

Compliance Course

FERPA for Higher Education
Ensuring the privacy of student education records is an important priority for every educational institution. The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) outlines the rights of students and their families with respect to the confidentiality of and access to education records kept by institutions. This course will provide employees of postsecondary educational institutions awareness-level training on their responsibilities and obligations under FERPA.These course materials and content are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation or constitute a legal opinion with respect to compliance with any federal, state, or local laws. Transmission of the information is not intended to create, and receipt does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel. The information contained herein is provided only as general information that may or may not reflect the most current legal developments. This information is not provided in the course of an attorney-client relationship and is not intended to constitute legal advice or to substitute for obtaining legal advice from an attorney licensed in your state.
7 topics | 27m Up to 30 languages

Compliance Course

Harassment Prevention for Employees - Higher Education Edition
Discrimination and harassment at work can have a corrosive effect on an institution's culture and can lead to low employee morale, reduced productivity, and even criminal liability. This course addresses federal anti-discrimination and anti-harassment law. In addition to providing an overview of the types of behaviors that can give rise to discrimination and harassment -- including sexual harassment -- this course will discuss the benefits of and strategies for promoting a respectful work environment. These course materials and content are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation or constitute a legal opinion with respect to compliance with any federal, state, or local laws. Transmission of the information is not intended to create, and receipt does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship and is not intended to constitute legal advice or to substitute for obtaining legal advice from an attorney licensed in your state. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel. The information contained herein is provided only as general information that may or may not reflect the most current legal developments.
19 topics | 1h 13m Up to 30 languages

Compliance Course

Harassment Prevention for Managers - Higher Education Edition
Harassment and discrimination can have a devastating impact on an educational institution's work environment and enormous personal consequences to those involved. Supervisors have a responsibility to both their employees and their institution to know their role in preventing and responding to all forms of workplace harassment and discrimination, including sexual harassment. This course is intended to help develop a set of values in managerial and supervisory employees that will assist them in preventing and effectively responding to incidents of discrimination and workplace harassment. Additional customization may be required in order to fully address all relevant state and local requirements. These course materials and content are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation or constitute a legal opinion with respect to compliance with any federal, state, or local laws. Transmission of the information is not intended to create, and receipt does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship and is not intended to constitute legal advice or to substitute for obtaining legal advice from an attorney licensed in your state. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel. The information contained herein is provided only as general information that may or may not reflect the most current legal developments.
22 topics | 1h 37m Up to 30 languages

Compliance Course

NCAA Sexual Violence Prevention
All students and staff should feel safe on campus. Unfortunately, cases of sexual violence occur on campuses every year. In this course, you'll learn about the approach of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) to preventing sexual violence, including the key principles of its policy and its annual training requirement for student athletes, coaches, and athletics administrators. You'll also learn what sexual violence involves and what types of behaviors are and aren't appropriate, and how to respond correctly to suspicions or complaints of sexual violence. Note that this course will not cover campus officials' attestation obligations or newly adopted disclosure obligations pertaining to past conduct of college athletes. This course was developed with subject matter support provided by the Labor, Employment, and Employee Benefits Law Group of the law firm of Sheehan Phinney Bass & Green PA. Please note, however, that the course materials and content are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation or constitute a legal opinion with respect to compliance with any federal, state, or local laws. Transmission of the information is not intended to create, and receipt does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel. The information contained herein is provided only as general information that may or may not reflect the most current legal developments. This information is not provided in the course of an attorney-client relationship and is not intended to constitute legal advice or to substitute for obtaining legal advice from an attorney licensed in your state.
5 topics | 19m Up to 30 languages

Compliance Course

Protecting the Rights of Minors on Campus
Institutions of higher education must provide a safe and healthy environment for minors involved in school-sponsored programs. This course provides background information to be considered when working with minors on campus. In this course, you will learn about general best practices for working with and safeguarding minors as well as reporting requirements for suspected abuse and other mistreatment. This course was developed with subject matter support provided by the Labor, Employment, and Employee Benefits Law Group of the law firm of Sheehan Phinney Bass & Green PA. Please note, however, that the course materials and content are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation or constitute a legal opinion with respect to compliance with any federal, state, or local laws. Transmission of the information is not intended to create, and receipt does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel. The information contained herein is provided only as general information that may or may not reflect the most current legal developments. This information is not provided in the course of an attorney-client relationship and is not intended to constitute legal advice or to substitute for obtaining legal advice from an attorney licensed in your state
6 topics | 25m Up to 30 languages

Compliance Course

Student Rights Overview
This course provides post-secondary students with an overview of their rights under two key federal laws. It explores the educational record privacy and access rights afforded by the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) and the prohibitions against sexual violence and harassment under the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). The course is designed to be used in conjunction with an institution's ongoing prevention and awareness campaigns. The course was developed with subject matter support provided by the Labor, Employment, and Employee Benefits Law Group of the law firm of Sheehan Phinney Bass & Green PA. Please note, however, that the course materials and content are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation or constitute a legal opinion with respect to compliance with any federal, state, or local laws. Transmission of the information is not intended to create, and receipt does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel. The information contained herein is provided only as general information that may or may not reflect the most current legal developments. This information is not provided in the course of an attorney-client relationship and is not intended to constitute legal advice or to substitute for obtaining legal advice from an attorney licensed in your state.
3 topics | 24m Up to 30 languages

Compliance Course

Title IV and Financial Aid
Title IV establishes numerous funding programs to assist higher education students pursue their goals. In this course, you'll learn about the goals of Title IV, the types of financial aid available under its programs, and some general rules about disbursing funds. You’ll also explore the importance of reporting any instances of suspected fraud. This course was developed with subject matter support provided by the Labor, Employment, and Employee Benefits Law Group of the law firm of Sheehan Phinney Bass & Green PA. Please note, however, that the course materials and content are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation or constitute a legal opinion with respect to compliance with any federal, state, or local laws. Transmission of the information is not intended to create, and receipt does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel. The information contained herein is provided only as general information that may or may not reflect the most current legal developments. This information is not provided in the course of an attorney-client relationship and is not intended to constitute legal advice or to substitute for obtaining legal advice from an attorney licensed in your state.
5 topics | 19m Up to 30 languages

Compliance Course

Title IX for Higher Education
Every educational institution wants to foster a welcoming, supportive environment for its students. Gender equity is at the heart of a progressive culture in higher education. Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972 is a landmark civil rights law prohibiting discrimination in education programs and activities that receive federal funding. Sexual misconduct, including sexual harassment and sexual violence, as well as the failure to provide equal opportunity in educational and co-curricular programs including athletics are prohibited by the legislation. This course is designed for all members of the campus community who have a responsibility in helping their school develop and maintain a respectful environment. It will provide awareness-level training on avoiding, identifying, and reporting sex discrimination and sexual harassment (including sexual violence), and on complying with Title IX and the Department of Education’s Title IX Final Rule (2020). This course was developed with subject matter support provided by the Labor, Employment, and Employee Benefits Law Group of the law firm of Sheehan Phinney Bass & Green PA. Please note, however, that the course materials and content are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation or constitute a legal opinion with respect to compliance with any federal, state, or local laws. Transmission of the information is not intended to create, and receipt does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel. The information contained herein is provided only as general information that may or may not reflect the most current legal developments. This information is not provided in the course of an attorney-client relationship and is not intended to constitute legal advice or to substitute for obtaining legal advice from an attorney licensed in your state.
3 topics | 22m Up to 30 languages

Compliance Course

Title IX Short: Sexual Assault Prevention – Alcohol and Drugs
Alcohol and drugs are a contributing factor to sexual assault on college campuses. This course takes a look at this connection and the statistics. You will learn about the dangers associated with drinking, as well as methods to stay safe when alcohol may be involved. You will also learn about drug-facilitated sexual assault and ways you can stay safe. These course materials and content are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation or constitute a legal opinion with respect to compliance with any federal, state, or local laws. Transmission of the information is not intended to create, and receipt does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship and is not intended to constitute legal advice or to substitute for obtaining legal advice from an attorney licensed in your state. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel. The information contained herein is provided only as general information that may or may not reflect the most current legal developments.
2 topics | 7m Up to 30 languages

Compliance Course

Title IX Short: Sexual Assault Prevention – Consent and Sexual Violence
Acts of sexual assault and violence are prevalent on college campuses, and Title IX aims to prevent these instances. In this course, you will learn statistics of these crimes on college campuses, Title IX's definition of sexual violence and examples, the definition of consent, and methods for helping prevent sexual violence on campus. These course materials and content are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation or constitute a legal opinion with respect to compliance with any federal, state, or local laws. Transmission of the information is not intended to create, and receipt does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship and is not intended to constitute legal advice or to substitute for obtaining legal advice from an attorney licensed in your state. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel. The information contained herein is provided only as general information that may or may not reflect the most current legal developments.
2 topics | 7m Up to 30 languages

Compliance Course

Title IX Short: Sexual Assault Prevention – Hazing and Intimidation
Hazing is pervasive in American college campus culture, and victims of hazing might be reluctant to report it. In this video, you'll learn what hazing might look like, how it intersects with sexual violence and affects physical and mental health, and strategies for preventing hazing on campus.These course materials and content are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation or constitute a legal opinion with respect to compliance with any federal, state, or local laws. Transmission of the information is not intended to create, and receipt does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship and is not intended to constitute legal advice or to substitute for obtaining legal advice from an attorney licensed in your state. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel. The information contained herein is provided only as general information that may or may not reflect the most current legal developments.
2 topics | 7m Up to 30 languages

Compliance Course

Title IX Short: Sexual Assault Prevention – Identity and Inclusion
LGBTQI students face disproportionately higher rates of discrimination, affecting their ability to report sexual assault, harassment, or bullying. Title IX has expanded to prohibit discrimination based on LGBTQI status. This course details what is now covered, as well as best practices higher education institutions can adopt to protect LGBTQI students.These course materials and content are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation or constitute a legal opinion with respect to compliance with any federal, state, or local laws. Transmission of the information is not intended to create, and receipt does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship and is not intended to constitute legal advice or to substitute for obtaining legal advice from an attorney licensed in your state. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel. The information contained herein is provided only as general information that may or may not reflect the most current legal developments.
2 topics | 7m Up to 30 languages

Compliance Course

Title IX: Discrimination and Violence Prevention in Higher Education
Complying with Title IX is critical for every institution of higher education that receives federal funding as institutions strive to foster a safe and supportive environment for all students. Title IX protects people from discrimination based on sex, and requires educational institutions to take steps to prevent sexual harassment and sexual misconduct. This course examines the various circumstances that can contribute to incidences of sexual assault or misconduct and helps identify ways to ensure a safe and inclusive environment on campus.These course materials and content are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation or constitute a legal opinion with respect to compliance with any federal, state, or local laws. Transmission of the information is not intended to create, and receipt does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship and is not intended to constitute legal advice or to substitute for obtaining legal advice from an attorney licensed in your state. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel. The information contained herein is provided only as general information that may or may not reflect the most current legal developments.
9 topics | 33m Up to 30 languages