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Discrimination Prevention and Title IX training

At the University of Missouri System, we are committed to providing a positive learning and workplace environment that supports and promotes inclusion, respect and diversity for our faculty, staff and students. We help support that commitment by ensuring members of the university community are educated and informed through training courses like this one.

About the training

Employees, student hires and other workers within the University of Missouri System are required to successfully complete an online compliance training module titled Building a Foundation: Discrimination Prevention and Title IX. During the training window, the training is available anywhere, 24 hours a day, seven days a week and takes approximately 60 minutes to complete. After reviewing the training materials, you must complete the mastery test with a score of at least 80%. You may review the materials as many times as needed.

Upon completion of this training module, you will be able to:

  • Identify who is protected against discrimination and understand intent.
  • Recognize harassment in the workplace.
  • Recall who is protected against retaliation and tips to avoid retaliation.
  • Know special rules for sex-based discrimination.
  • Understand the university’s reporting of sex/gender-based discrimination.
  • Understand the university’s reporting of non-sex/gender-based discrimination.
  • Locate and follow the process for resolving complaints.
  • Know what to do and understand your rights if accused.

Accessing and completing the training

Direct links and instructions to complete the training module in myLearn will be available during the 2017 training window (July 1 - October 31, 2017).

For the course to run correctly, use one of the following browsers:

  • Internet Explorer 10 or 11.
  • Firefox 38 or later.
  • Safari 9.1.
  • For Mac users, OS 10.10 and the most current version of Safari or Firefox is recommended.

If you have technical issues with the training, please contact the HR Service Center at 573-884-6996 (toll-free at 855-524-0002) or umpshrsupport@umsystem.edu.

Resources and contact information

Reviewed 2017-06-19.