2019 Service Provider Training

Join USAC for a training focused on service providers who participate in the Schools and Libraries (E-rate) Program. The training will cover various beginner and advanced topics.

There is no cost to attend the training, however, space is limited. Participants are encouraged to register early.

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Dates and Locations

Training Agendas

Dates and Locations

Washington, DC Training

  • August 5, 2019 – Half-day beginner session
  • August 6, 2019 – Full-day session with general, advanced and beginner learning tracks
  • August 7, 2019 – Information sessions for Rural Health Care Program, Lifeline Program, High Cost Program, and Contributors
  • August 8, 2019 – Half-day beginner session
  • August 9, 2019 – Full-day session with general, advanced and beginner learning tracks

Location

Venue:
Universal Service Administrative Co., Board Rooms 1-4

Address:
700 12th Street, NW
Suite 900
Washington, DC 20005

All attendees must have a state or federally issued ID and must enter through the 700 12th Street entrance.

Transportation:
USAC is centrally located in downtown Washington, DC directly above the Metro Center Station (Red, Orange, Blue, and Silver lines) and just a short walk from the Gallery Place Chinatown Station (Green and Yellow lines).

Parking:
Paid parking is available in various parking garages in and around the building.

Closest Airport:
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) is 4.1 miles away.

Additional Information

Use the password provided in your confirmation email to change or cancel your registration. If you cannot locate your confirmation email, contact the USAC Training team.

If you have any special needs (i.e. mobility, visual, or hearing) please inform USAC at least one week prior to the training.

Training Agendas

2019 Service Provider Training (Half-Day Beginner Sessions)

12:00 - 12:30 p.m.

REGISTRATION

12:30 - 12:45 p.m.

Welcome/Housekeeping

12:45 - 2:00 p.m.

Program Overview

2:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Introduction to the E-rate Productivity Center (EPC)

2:30 - 2:45 p.m.

BREAK

2:45 - 3:15 p.m.

Data for Beginners

3:15 - 4:00 p.m.

Service Provider Tips for Success

4:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Toolbox Demonstration and Q&A

4:30 p.m.

ADJOURN

Half-Day Beginner Session (August 5, 2019 and August 8, 2019)

2019 Service Provider Training (Full-Day Sessions)

8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

REGISTRATION

9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Welcome/Housekeeping/Program Updates

9:30 - 10:00 a.m.

Process Overview for Service Providers

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Eligible Services

11:00 - 11:15 a.m.

BREAK

11:15 - 12:00 p.m.

BEGINNER TRACK: Program Compliance
ADVANCED TRACK: Program Compliance

12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

LUNCH ON YOUR OWN

1:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Questions and Answers

1:30 - 2:15 p.m.

FCC Form 498 Updates

2:15 - 3:00 p.m.

Audits

3:00 - 3:15 p.m.

BREAK

3:15 - 4:00 p.m.

BEGINNER TRACK: Invoicing
ADVANCED TRACK: Invoicing

4:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Questions and Answers

4:30 p.m.

ADJOURN

Full-Day General Sessions (August 6, 2019 and August 9, 2019)

Full-Day Beginner Track

Full-day Advanced Track