Online Training


Training Resources*

Listening to the audio below from “The Completion Challenge” plenary session at the 2015 Board of Governors Summit (if you did not attend this session) qualifies for 1 hour of training credit.

Audio: The Completion Challenge (August 2015)

Viewing all of the below videos from the 2014 Board of Governors Summit (if you did not attend these presentations) qualifies for 3.5 hours of training credit.

Each of the below presentations/videos qualifies for 0.5 hours of training credit, for a combined total of 3 hours.

Powers, Duties, and Responsibilities of the Commission

Powers, Duties, and Responsibilities of the Governing Boards

Is This A Meeting?

Open Governmental Proceedings Act

The West Virginia Ethics Act

Video: The Law Works – West Virginia Ethics Commission

Additional videos & podcasts

AGB University, a service of the Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges, provides resources featuring the following areas related to board governance. Links to each topic area and the available training credits are outlined below.

Stewardship and Board Responsibilities: 12 short videos for 1 hour of training credit

Advancing Higher Education: 9 short videos for 0.5 hour of training credit

Leading the Board: 7 short videos for 0.5 hour of training credit

Leadership: 10 short videos for 0.5 hour of training credit

Governance in Higher Education: 6 short videos for 0.5 hour of training credit

Special Topics: 8 short videos for 0.5 hour of training credit

Inside Higher Ed Podcasts: Each podcast lasts 10-45 minutes. Training credit will be based on the specific podcast.

*Once any of the above are complete, please work with your institution to submit Form A (below).


Institutional reporting forms

Form A – Certification of Completion of Training

Form B – Request for Approval of Training

Form C – Annual Certification


Helpful Links

Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges

West Virginia Ethics Commission