2019 E-rate Trainings

Service Provider Trainings

Aug. 5/6 - Washington, DC  (Registration Closed)

Aug. 8/9 - Washington, DC (Registration Closed)

Applicant Trainings

Sept.16/17 - Washington, DC (Registration Closed)

Sept.19/20 - Washington, DC (Registration Closed)

Sept. 23/24 - Farmers Branch, TX * (Registration Closed)

Oct. 2/3 - Palatine, IL (Registration Closed)

Oct. 16/17 - Vancouver, WA (Registration Closed)

Oct. 22/23 - North Branch, NJ (Registration Closed)

Oct. 31/Nov.1 - San Marcos, CA (Registration Closed)

Nov. 13/14 - Atlanta, GA (Registration Closed)


Tribal Trainings

Oct. 16 - Vancouver, WA (Registration Closed)

Nov. 19 - Tahlequah, OK (Registration Closed)

Nov. 21 - Farmington, NM (Registration Closed)

The Schools and Libraries (E-rate) Program will hold training sessions for service providers and applicants. During the training you'll have the opportunity to ask questions and hear directly from members of the E-rate Program team on key topics important to successful participation in the program. The agendas, presentations, and location/transportation/parking details are available here.

Applicant and Service Provider Trainings:

  • Day 1 is an optional 1/2 day beginner session that will run from 12:30-5:00 PM.
  • Day 2 is a full day training session that will run from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM with a one-hour lunch break.

Tribal Trainings:

Tribal trainings are designed to help Tribal applicants and Tribally-owned service providers prepare for the upcoming funding year.

  • Tribal training in Vancouver, WA will be a 1/2 day from 8:30-11:30 AM and will be followed by the general 1.5 day applicant training.
  • Tribal trainings in Tahlequah, OK and Farmington, NM will be a full day from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM with a one-hour lunch break.

All Trainings:

  • Attendees should make their own travel, hotel, and breakfast/lunch arrangements.
  • Due to onsite security at many of our venues, walk-ins will not be accepted. All attendees must register in advance.
  • We're going paperless! Presentations will be made available online prior to the training sessions. No printed copies will be available onsite.

* No breakout sessions will be held in Farmers Branch, TX. All beginner material will be covered during the 1/2 day Beginner Session on September 23rd.

 Unable to travel to one of the trainings? USAC will offer an online version of the 2019 training by the end of the year. 


Sorry, registration for this event is now closed.

Please contact the USAC Training Team at or [email protected] for more information.