SET Certification


To attain the SET Core Certification, students are required to complete four core courses. Furthermore, the SET Core directly aligns with four of the five SDES Strategic Priorities: Safety, Security, Prevention and Care; Student Learning and Success; Career Readiness and Support; and Social Justice.

  1. FERPA Training

    • Purpose: To understand the FERPA law, identify FERPA violations, and to educate the UCF community to support the FERPA law
    • At the completion of this self-guided, online module students will be able to:
      • Define FERPA as the Federal law for protecting the privacy of students educational records
      • Understand impact of FERPA when assisting parents/students
      • Identify at least two examples of FERPA violations
    • Managed online by the SET Steering Committee
  2. Title IX Training

    • Purpose: To create a safe campus community by learning to identify and report Title IX violations
    • At the completion of this hybrid online/in-person session students will be able to:
      • Identify at least three potential Title IX violations
      • Understand the obligation of reporting Title IX violations as a responsible employee
      • Locate the Title IX website and reporting form
    • Managed online and facilitated in person by UCF Office of Student Rights and Responsibilities
    • More information on Title IX
  3. Diversity and Inclusion

    • Purpose: To engage students in a dialogue on the SDES diversity framework for creating and fostering a campus-wide inclusive environment using trainings, self-exploration opportunities and exercises.
    • At the completion of this session students will be able to:
      • Gain a deeper understanding of their own beliefs, attitudes, and emotions concerning diversity and inclusion.
      • Reflect on the value and challenges of diversity in the workplace and will discuss ways to make the workplace more inclusive
    • Course offered through the SDES Diversity Education program
  4. Leadership Development

    • Purpose: Leadership seminar will focus on actively engaging students in holistic development, allowing students the opportunity to create and apply ideas, learn about themselves, their community and their world. SDES encourages the UCF community members to continue to develop open, honest and meaningful relationships based on mutual respect.
    • At the completion of this session students will be able to:
      • Identify resources relating to leadership development
      • Understand personal leadership style
      • Be able to explain their dominate leadership style
    • Course offered through SET