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Tribal Training

USAC created the Tribal Training initiative to help Schools and Libraries (E-rate) Program applicants on Tribal lands participate effectively in the E-rate Program. Our goal is to reduce the digital divide and promote high-speed broadband connectivity to Tribal schools and libraries.

Members of the E-rate Program staff are available to help Tribal applicants navigate the program, assist with solving and preventing funding issues, answer questions, provide training materials and guidance, and more.

Monthly Call

The E-rate Program hosts a monthly call for Tribal E-rate Program applicants. The monthly call is a chance for prospective E-rate Program applicants to engage with the E-rate team to discuss special topics, share program updates, and ask any questions.

Monthly calls are generally held at 4:00 p.m. ET on the second Tuesday of each month. Any schedule changes will be noted below. Contact the USAC Tribal Liaison for the call-in information and agenda.

2020 Q1 Schedule

  • January 14, 2020
  • February 11, 2020
  • March 10, 2020 – Please join us via Webex for this teleconference session. If prompted for a password, use “Mar10TribalCall.”

Live Trainings

USAC hosts a variety of free live training events. This section has information on upcoming trainings. If you have questions, please contact us.

Tribal Training Webinars

January 29, 2020 at 3:00-4:00 p.m. ET
FCC Form 470 DemoWatch a Recording

This webinar is designed to help Tribal E-rate applicants successfully file a Funding Year (FY) 2020 FCC Form 470. This event will include a step-by-step demonstration of filing the form and will be followed by a Q&A session.

February 27, 2020 at 3:00-4:00 p.m. ET
FCC Form 471 DemoRegister Today

This webinar is designed to help Tribal E-rate applicants successfully file an FY2020 FCC Form 471. This event will include a step-by-step demonstration of filing the form and will be followed by a Q&A session.

Visit our Webinars page for more upcoming events.

USAC Tribal Applicant Trainings

2020 Fall Schedule: TBD

Resources

Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact USAC Tribal Liaison, Kraynal Alfred.