HIPAA Training

To request enrollment of the new employee, please contact security-training@fau.edu


To access the training courses, please follow these instructions:

  1. Go to FAU's HIPAA Training Page
  2. Read the information on the HIPAA Training page and follow the Skillsoft link posted at the bottom of the page.
  3. Log into Skillsoft with your FAUNet ID and password.
  4. Click on “My Training” in the top navigation bar.
  5. Click the “Launch” button next to the course you would like to complete.
    (The order in which you complete the courses does not matter; just make sure you complete both courses.)
  6. Complete both training courses and earn a passing score on the exams.
  7. Screenshot your scores for your own record.

NOTE: The HIPAA Privacy Rule module has TWO exams. Please make sure to save a copy of the completion results of BOTH exams.


Please be aware of the following common issues:

  • Web browser: There are some performance issues with the training modules when using Microsoft Edge. We recommend you use a different browser to complete these courses.
  • Pop-up blocker: If you receive a message stating a pop-up has been blocked while you were launching the training modules, you may need to temporarily disable your pop-up blocker or make an exception for Skillsoft within your internet browser settings.