Civil Rights Investigator One: Foundations

This course provides foundational knowledge and skills for civil rights investigators, deputies, and Title IX Coordinators or Administrators who perform and/or oversee investigations.

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Prerequisites: 

None

Acquire skills to manage sexual harassment and sex- or gender-based discrimination investigations.

Civil Rights Investigator One: Foundations is our most basic training offering for civil rights investigators, deputies, and Title IX Coordinators looking to acquire the fundamental skills necessary to conduct sex- and gender-based harassment, discrimination, and violence investigations. This training meets both the Title IX and VAWA Section 304 training requirements for participants, whether you are a full-time investigator or have investigation responsibilities in addition to other duties.

Please note, this course is focused on Higher Education and will not include K-12 specific content. To attend ATIXA’s K-12 Investigator One, click HERE.

After completing this course, participants will be able to…

  • Identify and adhere to compliance requirements and best practices specific to investigations from foundational case law and federal regulations
  • Discuss the intersection of Title IX and Title VII for complaints involving employees
  • Explain the steps of a formal investigation
  • Develop an investigation strategy after receiving a formal complaint
  • Differentiate interviewing approaches based on the needs and demeanor of the interviewee
  • Describe how the Investigator and Title IX Coordinator roles work together during the investigation process

Who should attend?

  • Title IX Coordinators
  • Deputy Coordinators
  • Title IX or Civil Rights Investigators
  • Human Resources Professionals
  • Student Conduct Professionals
  • Legal Counsel
  • Law Enforcement/Campus Safety
  • Compliance and Risk Management Professionals (Title VI, Title VII, Title IX, ADA/Section 504, AA, EEO, Clery)
  • Hearing/Process Advisors
  • Attorneys serving as Advisors
  • ADA/Section 504 Coordinators

Virtual
Instructor-Led

Live, Interactive Online Training

  • $1,599 Member
  • $1,699 Non-Member

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Schedule:

  • September 21-22: 11:00am - 6:00pm ET Register

Details:

*You must attend all dates in your session to receive credit for attendance.

Group discounts are provided on a sliding scale based on group size and applicable on registrations for the same training or event. Discounts will be applied at checkout starting for groups of 2-4 attendees and increasing for groups of 5 or more attendees. Please contact events@atixa.org with questions.

In-Person Training

Live, In-Person Training

  • $1,599 Member
  • $1,699 Non-Member

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Schedule:

  • October 17-18: 8:30am - 4:30pm ET Orlando, FL Register

Details:

*You must attend all dates in your session to receive credit for attendance.

Group discounts are provided on a sliding scale based on group size and applicable on registrations for the same training or event. Discounts will be applied at checkout starting for groups of 2-4 attendees and increasing for groups of 5 or more attendees. Please contact events@atixa.org with questions.

This course provides basic skills and knowledge requisite to performing Title IX investigations for both full-time and part-time investigators. It also meets the required training mandates of Title IX and VAWA Section 304. Subsequent trainings provide deeper insight into investigation of stalking, intimate partner violence, complex investigation management, report writing, analysis, and decision-making.

To obtain certification from ATIXA, you will need to attend the whole event. It is our expectation that you are present for the entire duration of your training course.

Please allow 7-10 days following the completion of the course and then log in on our website and visit the My ATIXA page to access the Continuing Certification Credit (CCC) program system. Please follow the instructions on the webpage to obtain your certification. Our CCC program allows those certified by ATIXA to track, maintain, and extend their professional development through our programs.

PLEASE NOTE: Certification refers to attendance at a qualifying event; TNG cannot speak to individual attendees’ knowledge, expertise, or command of the material.