Researcher Training

LSU contracts with the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative to provide faculty training in both Responsible Conduct in Research and Export Controls. Use the instructions below as appropriate. 

  1. Go to https://www.citiprogram.org/
  2. Select New User – Register Here
  3. Under 1: Select your institution or organization, go to Participating Institutions and scroll to Louisiana State University
  4. Under 2: Select your name and password, do so and verify password
  5. Under 3: Enter your Name, input your first and last names
  6. Under 4: Enter your email address, input your LSU email address
  7. Submit form
  8. On the next page you are required to fill out your Language Preference, your Institutional Email Address, your Department (students should put in department of the grant), and your Role in Research
  9. Submit this form, and the next page to come up is the menu for Responsible Conduct of Research training. There are 7 options on this page:
    • Biomedical Responsible Conduct of Research Course
    • Social and Behavioral Responsible Conduct of Research Course
    • Physical Science Responsible Conduct of Research Course
    • Humanities Responsible Conduct of Research Course
    • Responsible Conduct of Research for Engineers
    • Responsible Conduct of Research for Administrators
    • Not at this time, Thank you.
  10. Select the training course that has been approved by the Principal Investigator of the grant you are affiliated with.
  11. On the following page you will be prompted on whether you want to affiliate with another institution. Select NO unless the Principal Investigator for the grant you are affiliated with has told you otherwise.
  12. You will then be brought to the main menu for the training program. Here there is a link to View Louisiana State University Instructions Page. Go to this link and read closely the instructions for completing the courses and getting your certificate of completion.
  13. When you are done with the institution specific instructions, you can close that window and go to My Courses on the Main Menu page and begin the program.
  14. Users can log on and off at any time and normally will take several sessions to complete the training program (roughly 5-7 hours). Upon satisfactory completion of the program, a copy of the completion certificate should be printed out and provided to the Principal Investigator of the grant.

Instructions for registering for CITI Export Controls Training

  1. Go to https://www.citiprogram.org/
  2. Select New User – Register Here
  3. Under 1: Select your institution or organization, go to Participating Institutions and scroll to Louisiana State University
  4. Under 2: Select your name and password, do so and verify password
  5. Under 3: Enter your Name, input your first and last names
  6. Under 4: Enter your email address, input your LSU email address
  7. Submit form
  8. On the next page you are required to fill out your Language Preference, your Institutional Email Address, your Department (students should put in department of the grant), and your Role in Research.
  9. Submit this form, and the next page that will appear is the menu to choose your course.  One question will be “Please make your selection below to receive the CITI US Export Control Regulations course”.  Click CITI Export Controls.
  10. You will then be brought to the main menu for the training program. There is a link to View Louisiana State University Instructions Page. Go to this link and read closely the instructions for completing the courses and getting your certificate of completion.
  11. When you are done with the institution specific instructions, you can close that window and go to My Courses on the Main Menu page and begin the program.
  12. Users can log on and off at any time and normally will take a few sessions to complete the training program (roughly 3-4 hours). Upon satisfactory completion of the program, a copy of the completion certificate can be printed out for your files.

Training Links

CITI Program Training

Suggested Resources For Export Control

The following are suggested resources for training in export controls.

Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security, export controls training

Powerpoint Presentation on Export Controls