Title IX Compliance and Athletics Training & Certification

Description of the Course
Who Should Attend
Upcoming Training Locations
How is this different from other Certification courses from ATIXA?
What does my certification mean?

Description of Course

Are you a Title IX Coordinator with limited to no athletics experience? Do you understand the compliance aspects of funding, travel, per diems, training table, access, marketing, and how to count your opportunities? Do you know how to spot and address the culture and climate issues of your athletics department? This all-day session will touch on issues of sexual harassment, sexual misconduct, and culture in athletics, and will also do a deeper dive into Program Equity compliance. Attendees will leave with a better understanding of not only why the issues exist, but how to spot red flags and address them. The presenters will draw from the courts, the news, and from their experiences working with athletics departments of all types across the country.

Specifically, this course will include:

  • Title IX Equity Compliance Requirements
    • The Prongs
    • The Laundry List
    • Red Flags
  • Sexual Misconduct & Hostile Environments
  • Understanding when we “know” about harassment in Athletics with examples
  • Responsibilities and reporting requirements for coaches and staff
    • Coaches, Trainers, Staff, Medical Staff
  • The Risks of Social Media and the Changing Law in This Area
  • Understanding Title IX Retaliation in Athletics
  • Q&A

Who Should Attend?

  • Title IX Coordinators
  • Title IX Deputy Coordinators
  • Faculty Athletics Liaisons
  • Student Affairs Administrators/Athletics Liaisons
  • Equity & Compliance Directors



Upcoming Training Locations

January 27th, 2020
Orlando, FL

How is this different from our other certifications?

This course offers a more comprehensive look at athletics programs and program equity compliance, as well as sexual misconduct in athletics. Additionally, this course will examine how to comply with Title IX in program equity, as well as how and why the culture and climate specific to athletics can affect sexual misconduct.

What does my Certification mean?

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 14 business days following the completion of the course and then log-into or create an account with our Continuing Certification Credit (CCC) programsystem. 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. Learn more about our program here.