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Compliance Training

All faculty, staff, and students are required to complete training for Responsible Conduct of Research prior to doing any research activities, and/or working on externally funded projects.  Additional trainings are required for individuals who are paid from an externally funded project and/or whose research involves, animal care & use, biohazardous chemicals, export controls, or human subjects.

Important information you should know about required trainings for research compliance:

Course Completion Requirements:

CITI training courses must be completed with a minimum score of 80%. The course may be repeated as necessary to achieve the 80% score.  The time to complete the training modules can vary from 4-6 and 6-8 hours.  Individuals may exit and resume the training at any time. At the time a training is successfully completed, the certificate of completion can be printed by the trainee. A notification will be sent to you prior to the expiration of your training.  At anytime, you may return to the training modules and print a certificate or update your email address.

Access and Instructions for Compliance Trainings:

Face-to-Face Training

Face-to-Face trainings are usually available twice every year for the Responsible Conduct of Research and Protection of Human Subjects. To find out when the next Face-to-Face training will be offered please visit the Training and Workshops page. 

Compliance Training Verification Form

If you have any questions please contact
Glenda Denton (903-886-5766) or email .

Required Compliance Trainings handout