Workshop: What You Need to Know About CAN-SPAM

Course ID - CTD0196f  

Short Title: Lyris: CAN-SPAM   

 Audience    IT Department and Marketing/Publications
Length of Workshop:       2 hours 

This workshop will highlight the requirements of the Federal CAN-SPAM Act. This law indicates that those who appear to take appropriate effort to ensure compliance could have reduced penalties if violations were to occur. FulcrumTech's CAN-SPAM training is an effective method of educating staff to help ensure violations don't occur.


As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the difference between transactional and commercial email 
  • List the seven key requirements of the U.S. Federal CAN-SPAM Act
  • Describe international permission requirements for distributing email
  • Explain broader requirements by email service providers (ESPs) for sending unsolicited email


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Registration information
Course ID: CTD0196f  
Course Title: Lyris: CAN-SPAM
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.