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Online Export Control Training
Online Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Training
Online Data Security Training
In Person Training

Online Export Control Training

Online export control training is available through the CITI program. Training is required for personnel to participate in a controlled project, however anyone interested can take the training. 

Quick Reference Guide for Export Control Training

Which course is required or recommended for your activity
Activity CITI Export Controls Compliance Group Is it Required or Recommended?
New personnel on a Technology Control Plan (TCP) or potential exposure to export-controlled information/materials Export Controls -
Initial Training
Personnel on a TCP or potential exposure to export-controlled information/materials who have not completed training in the last five years Export Controls -
Personnel engaging with entities or persons from or who are traveling to countries/regions subject to U.S. Comprehensive Sanctions Export Controls -
OFAC Sanctions Training Only
Project specific determination
Purdue personnel responsible for research administration who may encounter export control regulations. (Examples: Department Heads, College leadership, SPS, Business Offices) Export Control for Research Administrators Recommended

Online Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Training

When you are traveling abroad, conducting collaborations with foreign entities or hosting foreign visitors in the U.S., you should be aware of the prohibitions contained in the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act regarding the giving of anything of value to foreign officials for the improper purpose of securing business, funding or any other improper advantage. Penalties for violation of these prohibitions include prison time, heavy fines and disqualification as a government contractor for individual Principal Investigators, University officers and/or the University. The Office of the Vice President for Ethics and Compliance maintains a training video on FCPA at the following link:

Online Data Security Training

In order to compliance with federal cybersecurity requirements and best practices for safeguarding digitally stored controlled information, Purdue personnel on a TCP are required to complete annual data security training.

Webcert Data Security Quick Reference Card

In Person Training

The Purdue Export Control/Information Assurance team provides tailored training to interested departments, centers or groups to give you and your office basic understanding of export control regulations and safeguarding best practices. To schedule a training, please contact

Centers/Labs/Departments currently on an annual training cycle:

  • Zucrow Labs - August
  • Birck Nanotechnology Center - January

Need Help?

Contact the Purdue export control/information assurance team by email at, by phone at (765) 494-9806, or in person on the 3rd floor of Hovde Hall.

Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 (765) 494-4600

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