Workshop: FERPA Training for Employees

Course ID - CTD0385 

Short Title: FERPA   

 Audience    All Employees 
Length of Workshop:       45 minutes

This workshop is designed to present the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA) as it pertains to Miami Dade College.  Participants will learn about FERPA regulations, MDC policies and procedures, and resources available concerning student rights and privacy.

This is a fully online, self-paced workshop.

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

  • Define FERPA
  • Describe what FERPA requires and restricts
  • Describe MDC's FERPA policy and where to find resources
  • Describe when, why and to whom students records may be disclosed
  • Identify MDC's "directory information" categories under FERPA
  • Recognize "dos and don'ts of student privacy

To Register for a Current Session:

Go to the new CTD Registration and Schedule page.

Enter CTD0385 in Course ID  OR Enter FERPA in Keyword


On the next screen, click the Reference Number for the Current Workshop.

Click  Add Class to  Shopping Cart
Click the Go to Register button  (under Shopping Cart)
Click Register for All Workshops in Cart (bottom of screen)

Important: Wait One day after registering before accessing course.

To access the online workshop (one day AFTER you register), go to   Login with your regular user name and password.   (ex. jsmith)    Click the link CTD0385-  Reference# to enter the course, then follow the instructions in the course. If you need assistance accessing the course, contact