Moraine Valley Community College is offering sexual harassment prevention training at its Palos Hills campus this spring. The course fulfills the state’s new continuing education requirement, effective Jan. 1, for persons who hold various Illinois professional licenses.

Required by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, this training provides one-hour of continuing education on sexual harassment. This training is mandatory for those with professional licenses that require continuing education for renewal, including social workers, public accountants, professional counselors, massage therapists, nursing home administrators, occupational therapists and nurses. Participants will learn about the various types of sexual harassment, applicable federal laws, the Illinois Human Rights Act and discuss appropriate actions if sexually harassed or witness sexual harassment.

This course is offered multiple times throughout the spring semester, and the cost is $25. Registration is required.

  • Wednesday, Jan. 29, 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. Course code: CE5-118-200.
  • Saturday, Feb. 22, 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Course code: CE5-118-270.
  • Wednesday, March 25, 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. Course code: CE5-118-201.
  • Saturday, April 18, 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Course code: CE5-118-271.
  • Wednesday, April 29, 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. Course code: CE5-118-202.

Registration is available online, by phone at (708) 974-2110 or in-person by visiting the registration office in Building S, Room S103. Moraine Valley is located at 9000 W. College Parkway in Palos Hills.

For more information on noncredit classes, contact Corporate, Community and Continuing Education at (708) 974-5735 or ccce@morainevalley.edu.

For more information about the state’s training requirement, visit the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation’s website.