Export Compliance E-Learning
Excelerate provides a practical e-learning experience for the action packed topic of U.S. Export Compliance. There are four training courses separated into three categories that allow tailoring to exactly the type of training you need. The training is provided in power point video presentation style based on our extensive experience and knowledge of the ITAR and EAR.
You have the option of taking each course as a single viewing or extending the bundle of courses into a Learning Management System (LMS) subscription. If you want to fill an auditorium with staff to watch employee training then just by the single view and enjoy. If you rather assign course to employees, manage their progress, generate reports, and maintain records then select the LMS option.
Below are details on the course structure and organizational categories to help you decide which options work for your situation. Determining your training category as an Exporter, Non-Exporter, or Non-USA is the first course of action. Each course is tailored to a specific category.
Course content will be updated regularly with new courses added based on requests and our commitment to include depth and quality of your training experience.
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Export Compliance Courses
Administration: Detailed training for personnel who will administer export compliance in an organization.
Employee: Training for staff and employees throughout an organization.
New Hire: Quick overview of export compliance for new hires.
Refresher: A yearly Export Compliance update for those that previously completed training.
Compliance Training Categories
Exporter: An organization that will obtain export approvals in association with their international work.
Non-Exporter: Has the need to be export compliant but will not obtain export approvals directly.
Non-USA: Export compliance training for Non-USA organizations.
Access to Training
Single View: View the training course one time.
Learning Management System (LMS): Access to full set of training courses in each category. The Group Leader can assign, manage, and obtain reports regarding export compliance training in an organization.
Three Decisions to Tailor Your Training Experience
1. Are you a U.S. or Non-U.S. organization?
U.S. and Non-U.S. organizations will have a different focus to their ITAR and EAR training. Both will receive the same background information and safeguarding requirements but different content related to approvals and export activities.
2. Are you an exporter or non-exporter?
An "Exporter" is a organization that will obtain export approvals in association with their international work. "Non-Exporters" may have a requirement to be export compliant or may receive export controlled commodities, data, or services, but will not be obtaining export approvals directly. Choose "Exporter" if you are unsure. All Non-U.S. organizations will be "Non-Exporters".
3. Choose the LMS option or one-time viewing?
The Learning Management System (LMS) allows a Group Leader to assign, manage, and generate reports related to export compliance training within an organization. Single view allows lets you take a specific course one time.
Below are links to each of the course overviews. Each will provide information on the content of each course related to the category. You can purchase the LMS or Single View courses on the course overview or or pricing pages. The LMS option will require you add the number of students. Student quantities can be modified on the "My Account" page.
Frequently Asked Questions
Most certainly, you can choose the Learning Management System (LMS) or purchase any course individually for a single viewing.
Certainly, a .pdf copy of the material will be available for download for each course. The material is copy written, proprietary to Excelerate, and will be the same version as the video presentation.
Everyone in an organization must be trained on export compliance so that they understand what is required. Safeguarding access to export controlled hardware/software, technical data, and services is everyone's responsibility. This is why we offer a brief orientation video for new hires, a staff video for the company, and an administrator video for those responsible for managing export compliance in an organization. We also provide a refresher video for those who participated in previously.
Our course content satisfies the content related to U.S. export compliance but it does not cover any unique aspects associated with your organization. This is why it is important to identify a person who can answer questions unique to your situation.
For instance, what are the proper disposal procedures for export controlled drawings in a manufacturing facility. Our course will inform you that you need to safeguard such material but your specific procedures for doing this is what you will need to establish and communicate throughout the organization.
The individual who initiates the registration is designated as Group Leader and has full control over staff enrollment and monitoring. On login, the Group Leader will have tabs for viewing users, adding users, and producing reports. A Group Code can be established by the Leader and shared allowing staff to self-register for a courses.
The Group LMS option includes the Administrator, Employee, New Hire, and Refresher training.
The export authorities require that all companies establish an Export Compliance Program (ECP) related to controlled exports from the USA. The top ECP requirements are to be Registered, follow a Technology Control Plan (TCP), perform regular audits of the TCP, and conduct training for all staff. Establishing an ECP isn't an option but a requirement.
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