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Spectrum EEO is dedicated to the professional growth and development of our EEO professionals.  We believe in harnessing the collective power of decades of experience in the field to support our EEO professional community.  We have a knowledge base that is unparalleled in the industry.  We work to provide trainings that benefit the newest to the most seasoned investigator, all in support of our mission to ensure our Investigators are the best in the industry.  We have something for everyone, irrespective of experience level. 

Online Programs Prospective EEO Investigators

Title: 32 Hour Online EEO Investigator Certification Training

This course is for prospective EEO Investigators who are interested in becoming an EEO Investigator.  This course exceeds EEOC’s requirements as prescribed in Chapter 6 of its Management Directive-110. 

Are you interested in Interested in becoming a certified Federal EEO Investigator?  

This course teaches the fundamentals of conducting EEO investigations. This course is designed for entry level investigators and teaches the basics of EEO law, theories of investigation, and Investigator tools and techniques for developing affidavits, conducting interviews, and developing investigative reports. This course satisfies the requirement for the 32-hour investigator training and investigators will receive a certificate of completion upon successfully passing the course. You will be a certified investigator at the conclusion of the training and eligible to apply to the Spectrum EEO professional development program. 

Who Should Attend:  Prospective EEO Investigators needing to satisfy the EEOC’s 32-hour training requirement to obtain their certification to practice in the field. 

Course Price: $997

Key Benefits:

  • Learn the fundamentals required for all EEO Investigators, including the EEO discrimination complaint process, the role and responsibilities of the EEO investigator, the theories of discrimination, EEO laws and context, interviewing techniques, and report writing. 

  • Learn proven tools and techniques relevant and applicable to conducting thorough and effective EEO Investigations.  The content is based on the faculty’s research and experience with EEOC representatives, analysts, and industry best practices.

  • Learn best practices for developing affidavits, conducting investigative interviews, and writing Reports of Investigations.

  • Get recent updates on EEO policy and laws in the context of current events  

  • Receive a Certificate from Spectrum EEO immediately following your successful completion of this course.   After this course you will be a certified EEO Investigator. 

Program Content:


Frequently Asked Questions

What is the learning experience?

Your learning experience will consist of tools and frameworks delivered via video lectures. This course is self-paced, and you can start and continue as needed until you finish the course. This course includes quizzes/assessments delivered at the module’s conclusion which must be passed by at least 80% before the learner can continue to the next module.

What is the program format?

The program consists of 5 modules delivered at your own pace online. Learners can expect to dedicate several days to watching the videos and listen to the lectures. This structure allows for a flexible but structured approach to learning. Learners may choose to engage with the program module all in one sitting or in smaller segments of time throughout the week.

Could a learner choose to opt out of some topics?

No. Each module must be attended to receive a certificate at the end of the course.

Are any of the sessions delivered in real time (live)?

This course is pre-recorded to provide the most flexibility to learners to complete the content at their own pace and on their own schedule.

What are the requirements for accessing the program?

Participants will need the following to access the program:

  • Valid email address
  • Computing device connected to the internet (Mac/PC/laptop, tablet or smartphone)
  • The latest version of your preferred browser to access our learning platform (Chrome and Firefox are preferred)

Do the programs offer a certificate?

Yes. Participants will receive a digital certificate of completion from Spectrum EEO following a successful conclusion to the program. Since the program requires the learner to review all the modules and pass the quizzes, the course must be fully completed to obtain the certificate. This digital certificate can be shared with colleagues and posted on LinkedIn. (PLEASE NOTE: We do not provide reports of assessments, or “transcripts,” since this is a non-degree program.)

Does Spectrum Offer a payment plan for this course?

Yes. Learners have the option of paying for the course module by module. There are 7 modules and each module is $171. The learner will not get their full certification until all modules are completed as the full course content is required by the EEOC to be a certified EEO Investigator. If you are interested in this option, please email and request that the course modules will be provided to you individually.