• STAFF WITH PERSONNEL NUMBERS TRAINING

    All BCPS school-based staff of students in grades 6 through 12 who have personnel numbers are required to complete the annual Dating Violence Policy 5010 Staff Training by October 18, 2020. 

    It is recommended the course be taken individually, but if principals pre-approve group completion for their staff, staff may do so. Principals will track staff completion in LAB. Instructions for accessing completion records in LAB are in the Mandatory Compliance Report for Principals (Tutorial).

    To successfully complete the course:

    Individual Completion Option (most common): Broward County Public School employees with personnel numbers will access the Staff Dating Violence Prevention Policy 5010 Mandatory Training by registering for the course in Learning Across Broward (LAB) and completing all course requirements in Canvas. Follow the instructions below:

    1. Sign into LAB.

    2. Find the Required Learning channel on your LAB homepage.

    3. Click on the title of the course:  Dating Violence Mandatory Compliance 20.

      Register for the course. Once LAB registration is completed, you will be automatically enrolled in the course in Canvas. 

    4. After registration is completed, click on the Courses Tab located at the TOP of any LAB page. 

    5. The Dating Violence Mandatory Compliance 20 course is now available in the My Courses channel under the Course Tab.

    6. Click on the course title to be automatically redirected to Canvas.

    7. Once in Canvas, follow the instructions to complete the course by 1) viewing all the content pages in order, 2) scoring 70% (7 out of 10) or above on all quizzes, and 3) submitting the Course Acknowledgement page.

    8. IMPORTANT:  ALL BCPS Employees MUST check and submit the Acknowledgement on the Course Acknowledgement page in Canvas to validate completion of the Dating Violence Policy 5010 2020-2021 annual requirements. The Canvas Acknowledgement replaces the LAB survey. A LAB survey is NOT REQUIRED for this course.

    9. Course completion is available on the participant's LAB transcript 24 hours after the participant submits the Course Acknowledgement in Canvas. To access your LAB transcript, log into LAB and click the Transcript tab.

    Group Completion Option:  When group completion is pre-approved and preferred by a principal, follow the instructions below to ensure all participants validate individual completion of the Dating Violence Policy 5010 2020-2021 annual requirement by the due date. The principal/supervisor will:

    1. Direct EACH group participant to individually register for the course in LAB. Refer to steps 1 through 4 of the instructions above for staff.
    2. Provide a sign-in sheet for participants and ensure all participants provide their full name and personnel number (p#). The sign-in sheet must include the following:  date, time, location, participants' full names and p#s.
    3. Access the course using the instructions above and project the course to the group.
    4. Upon completion, email the sign-in sheet with all required information (date time, location, participants' full name and p#s) to lab@browardschools.com. Use the following naming format “DATING TRAINING 20/21 - SCHOOL NAME” in the subject line to ensure proper routing.
    5. Participants may view the completed training on their LAB transcript within 2 weeks of the submission of the electronic sign-in sheet. 

  • CHARTER STAFF OR STAFF WITH NO PERSONNEL NUMBERS TRAINING

    All school-based charter school staff or external staff without personnel numbers who work with students in grades 6-12, meet the requirements for Dating Violence Prevention Policy 5010 by clicking the link below and successfully completing the annual Brainshark training module.

    Staff are required to complete this annual Dating Violence Prevention Policy 5010 mandatory training by October 18, 2020. 

    To successfully complete the course:

    Individual Completion Option (most common): 

    • Click on the following link to access the mandatory training course in Brainshark: Dating Violence Policy 5010 Charter Staff Training 2020-21. Use either the Firefox, Chrome, or Internet Explorer browser; Safari will not work. Turn off your pop-up blocker for the Brainshark website.
    • To receive a certificate with accurate information upon the successful completion of this course, you must correctly fill out all the fields on the login page. Also check the "Remember Me" box so your progress is recorded if you leave the session.
    • This course must be completed individually. You must view all the slides, listen to all the voiceover, and get 70% of the test questions correct.
    • Upon successful completion, click on the download arrow in the "Completion Criteria: Completed" on the left side of the course to download your completion certificate. Provide the certificate to your administrator/principal as proof of successful completion and retain a copy for your records. 
    • Administrators will track their staff's successful completion and ensure all staff have done so by the deadline. 

    Group Completion Option:  When group completion is pre-approved and preferred by a principal or administrator, follow the instructions below to ensure all participants validate completion of the annual requirement. The principal/supervisor will:

    • Set up group training in advance of the deadline, October 18, 2020.
    • At the group training, provide a sign-in sheet for participants ensuring it includes the training date, time, school/location, and each participant's full name.
    • Click on the following link to access the mandatory training course in Brainshark: Dating Violence Policy 5010 Charter Staff Training 2020-21. Use either Firefox, Chrome, or Internet Explorer as browser; Safari will not work. Turn off your pop-up blocker for the Brainshark website.
    • To receive a certificate with accurate information upon the successful completion of this course,  fill out all the fields on the login page using the approving administrator's name and the school's name.
    • Project the training to your group, viewing all the slides, listening to all the voiceover, and getting at least 70% of the test questions correct. The bar on the left side of the screen indicates your score and completion status (changes from red to green when done).
    • Upon successful completion, print your group's completion certificate and staple it to the group's training sign-in sheet. Retain theses documents for your records.

  • STUDENT TRAINING

    Requirement:

    • All students in grades 6-12 must receive this annual training by September 18, 2020.
    • The course is structured to be one, 30-45 minute classroom lesson. Principals will create a plan to administer the training to all their students – for example have all 1st period teachers provide it to their classes. Principals will then electronically certify how and when the lessons were taught. Instructors teaching the student training module will click on the appropriate link below to access the training in Canvas. Teachers will then project the lesson to the class, while using the script located in the Files section of the course.

    Optional Booster Expansion Lesson: It is recommended you choose to enhance your violence prevention efforts by teaching the optional expansion lesson (located in Canvas) within the weeks following this training module. 

  • PARENT TRAINING

    Meet the parent requirements of SBBC Dating Violence Policy 5010 by making this training module available via multiple methods to all parents with students in grades 6-12. Some suggested methods of delivery are to post the link on the school's website, play it at a parent association meetings, or send home an email. 

    The parent training is the Dating Matters Understanding Teen Dating Violence Prevention 60-minute, interactive online training designed to help educators, youth-serving organizations, and parents understand the risk factors and warning signs associated with teen dating violence.

    To view or share the training:

  • INVESTIGATIVE DESIGNEE TRAINING

    In accordance with Policy 5010, each school with students in grades 6-12 has an Dating Violence Investigative Designee (ID) who is designated by the school Principal. The ID is the administrator responsible for receiving and investigating all dating violence reports, as well as insuring school-wide adherence to Policy requirements.

    IDs complete their required annual training by clicking on the training module link below. This course must be completed individually.

  • Dating Matters Online Course

    Dating Matters Understanding Teen Dating Violence Online Course The 60 minute, Dating Matters Understanding Teen Dating Violence Prevention online course is a free, online course available to educators, school personnel, youth mentors, and others dedicated to improving teen health. Follow a school administrator throughout his day as he highlights what teen dating violence is and how to prevent it through graphic novel scenarios, interactive exercises, and information gathered from leading experts.


    DATING MATTERS UNDERSTANDING TEEN DATING VIOLENCE PREVENTOIN ONLINE COURSE