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Are You Ready to Submit Your SPOT Recertification Evidence?

Dalmation with rubber ducky on its headBefore clicking on the link below, please be sure you have completed the checklist below:

  • Have your A0 number and your SPOT certification date handy.
  • Login into the Mt. SAC POD Connect site and access your transcript.
    • Choose the Connect Home button.
    • From the Learning Tab, choose My Transcript.
    • This shows your trainings in progress.  To find trainings you have finished, click Active to Completed.  (Trainings under Active will not count -- you must have completed the training.)
    • For really old courses, go to POD Mt SAC.  Scroll down to Training Resources (below the round icons) and click to open the accordion.  Select Old POD Calendar System.
    • If you cannot find a training you know you completed, check your Transcript Archive.  Contact POD if you need help with your POD transcript.
  • Get all your evidence together before you start.  Submit all evidence together.  The system is not designed to store or hold information.
  • Find activities that qualify for recertification by scrolling through your transcript. You will need the Activity Name, Activity Date, and Activity Duration for each activity.
    • Activities must be within your training date range.
    • You must have completed the one-hour Regulations Update for SPOT Recertification.
    • Activities must be approved for recertification. Note that Canvas Lite, Canvas Basics, Canvas 101/102, FOMAR, or SPOT Orientation courses are not eligible.  Introduction to Canvas is only approved during migration (2016-17).
    • You must have 3 approved hours besides the Regulations Update.  You need a total of 4 hours for recertification.
  • Reminder: Submit a total of 4 hours of recertification activities.  One of those hours must be the Regulations Update.

Once you have reviewed the above information, submit your SPOT Recertification evidence by following this link:

Submit For Spot Recertification

 Questions? E-mail the Distance Learning Faculty Coordinator

Title Name E-mail
Distance Learning Faculty Coordinator Carol Impara

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