Course ID: AD109
Course Title: New Employee Administrative Orientation
Course Title: Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
Course Description: This course is given by the Department of Justice and is designed for federal employees with limited previous experience on FOIA who are now or soon will be working extensively with the Act. The training program provides an overview of the Act including a discussion of the President’s FOIA Memorandum and the Attorney General’s FOIA Guidelines. This course also provides specialized workshops on the various FOIA exemptions and on procedural issues, as well as a discussion on proactive disclosures and the FOIA fee and fee waiver requirements.
Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:
Target Audience: Federal employees with limited previous experience on the Freedom of
Information Act who are now or soon will be working extensively with the Act.
Prerequisites: Prior to attending, nominees must:
Course Duration: Pending