Training

ADA Basic Building Blocks Training is an introductory webcourse on the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) that is designed to help increase your knowledge and understanding of the basic principles and core concepts in the ADA and the ADA Amendments Act of 2008 (ADAAA). This is a free training through the ADA National Network. Print your test score at the end of the training and provide it to your supervisor if you are using it for professional development.

The following online training satisfies both initial and refresher training requirements. Completion of the first training portion is required and completes the annual training requirement. 

  1. Login into myUA using your UA username and password
  2. From the menu, select My community and then Learning library
  3. From the menu, select the Title IX training tile
  4. At the end of the training, YOU MUST click on the "Exit" button to get credit for completing the course. If you are not getting credit for training completion, go back into the training and hit the exit button or contact the HRIS Helpdesk at ua-syhr@alaska.edu or 907-450-8214.

Note: This training is optimized for Google Chrome. If you are having difficulties please try switching your browser to Chrome.

  • Responsible employees are required to take Title IX training which includes:
    • All faculty and staff
    • Residence Life student employees
      Other student employees are not required to complete the training unless it is a departmental expectation.
  • The annual training period is July 1- June 30. Current employees are required to complete the Title IX training annually between July 1- September 30.
  • Newly hired must complete training within 30 days of their start date.
If you need assistance, please email ua-syhr@alaska.edu or call the HRIS Helpdesk at 907-450-8214.
  • The Title IX training course will cover sensitive issues. If you are uncomfortable at any point or want to speak to someone about this training or request a release from the training, please contact the Title IX Coordinator at uaf-TIX@alaska.edu or call 907-474-7300 or submit a request to be released from the training at:  Title IX Training Opt-Out Request Form
  • The Employee Assistance Program is an available resource for employees. You can contact Deer Oaks - 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, at 1-888-993-7650 or https://www.deeroakseap.com.
If you are interested in scheduling an in-person training, email the Title IX Coordinator at uaf-TIX@alaska.edu or call 907-474-7300.


Go directly to the
UA Safe training through Blackboard. It is estimated that the course can be completed in 35- 40 minutes.

  1. Enroll in the training and move through the enrollment process
  2. Click on “training” on the left side menu
  3. Click on “Title IX Training Module” option
  4. You may have to allow or enable pop-ups for this site at the time you start the training presentation
  5. You will have completed the training when you reach the summary side of the course. You can then exit the slide and verify your grade to ensure course completion.
  6. Guide for accessing UA Safe Title IX training

OR

Login into UAOnline using your UA username and password

  1. From the menu, select "Student Services and Account Information"
  2. From the menu, select "Student Training"
  3. Click on the “UA Safe - Title IX Training”
  4. Log into Blackboard 
  5. Follow the instructions in the “Get Started” section

Note: This training is optimized for Google Chrome. If you are having difficulties please try switching your browser to Chrome.

  • In Blackboard, click on the “UAF” or your campus’ tab at the top of the page. 
    • On the left menu, select “My Grades”.
    • The training will reflect as 100% complete when you are finished.
  • Title IX Training: All degree-seeking students required to complete Title IX training. This includes certificate, associate, bachelors, masters, PhDs. This also includes online and on-campus students.
  • If you have questions about the training requirements contact the Center for Student Rights and Responsibilities at uaf-studentrights@alaska.edu or 907-474-7317.
  • You will have a hold on your account and not be eligible to register for classes during the priority registration period. Classes fill up quickly, so please do not wait to take your training and miss the opportunity to register for classes early. 
  • Please note: not all holds on accounts are due to training. Please work with your academic advisor to resolve registration holds.
For assistance, please contact the OIT Helpdesk at helpdesk@alaska.edu or call 907-450-8300.
  1. The department sponsoring the volunteer must ensure a volunteer checklist has been completed through UAF Environmental Health, Safety and Risk Management.
  2. The department sponsoring the volunteer assists the volunteer with completing and submitting the account request / sponsor form to OIT in order to access the training in Blackboard. 
  3. OIT will notify the volunteer that their access is granted.
  4. The volunteer may need to create/reset their ELMO password.
  5. Once the form has been entered by OIT, the volunteer can navigate to the Blackboard login and click on the enroll button for the UA Safe Title IX course.
  • Guide for accessing UA Safe- Title IX Training 
    *This training is optimized for Google Chrome.*
    1. Go directly to the UA Safe training in Blackboard. It is estimated that the course can be completed in 35- 40 minutes.
    2. Enroll in the training and move through the enrollment process.
    3. Click on “training” on the left side menu.
    4. Click on “Title IX Training Module” option.
    5. You may have to allow or enable pop-ups for this site at the time you start the training presentation.
    6. You will have completed the training when you reach the summary side of the course. You can then exit the slide and verify your grade to ensure course completion.
    7. Once the course has been completed the volunteer can print out the completion certificate and provide it to the sponsoring department. UAF Equity and Compliance can also check completion in Banner PPACERT.
    8. Volunteers must be aware of and follow Responsible Employee requirements.

UAF is a university where EVERYONE is welcome and EVERYONE belongs. UAF prohibits gender-based harassment and violence targeting transgender individuals and/or individuals not conforming to gender norms. This training will introduce you to what it means for UAF to be gender inclusive, and why it is important for our campuses to be a safe and welcoming place for all genders. Participants will learn about our UA policies, important terms, and hear about efforts made to ensure UAF is inclusive and welcoming. Complete this request form to bring training to you!

For more information and resources please check out our "LGBTQ+ at UAF" webpage.

UAF takes the protection of minors very seriously. To learn more about required training, policies, authorized adults, mandated reporting, background checks, camps, mandated reporting, mentoring and chaperoning youth, and additional details go to the Environmental Health, Safety and Risk Management website.

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