Webinars

The PREA Resource Center hosts frequent webinars on various topics related to the PREA Standards, implementation, and the audit. You'll find all upcoming and archived webinars listed on this page. 

Upcoming webinars

View the PREA Resource Center's upcoming webinars.

Conducting and Reporting Audits in the OAS: A Demonstration of the OAS from the Auditor's Perspective

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This webinar demonstrates the OAS from the auditor’s perspective, including how to review responses and documentation provided by the agency/facility and generate an issue log; make and discuss overall compliance determinations; complete your post-audit reporting information; upload supporting documentation; and submit or generate your report, as well as tips and tricks on how to maximize efficacy and efficiency in the OAS.

Power Hour: Chat with an Expert Standard 115.78

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During this webinar, we cover PREA Standard 115.78 Disciplinary sanctions for inmates. The purpose of this standard is:

  • To ensure that individuals who are confined are held accountable for any sexual abuse of other individuals who are confined.
  • To ensure that accountability occurs through a formal disciplinary process that provides appropriate and measured sanctions commensurate with the nature and circumstances of the abuse, the disciplinary history of the person who is confined, and sanctions imposed for comparable offenses by individuals with similar histories.

Conducting Audits in the OAS: A Demonstration of the OAS from the Agency and Facility-Based User’s Perspective

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This webinar demonstrates the OAS from the perspective of the PREA Coordinator and PREA Compliance Manager, including how to respond to standards-based questions in the PAQ, how to upload evidence and submit the PAQ, and tips and tricks on how to maximize efficacy and efficiency in the OAS.

Conducting and Reporting Audits in the OAS: A Demonstration of the OAS from the Auditor's Perspective

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This webinar demonstrates the OAS from the auditor’s perspective, including how to review responses and documentation provided by the agency/facility and generate an issue log; make and discuss overall compliance determinations; complete your post-audit reporting information; upload supporting documentation; and submit or generate your report, as well as tips and tricks on how to maximize efficacy and efficiency in the OAS.

Past webinars

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OAS Updates and Q&A Session

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Are you wondering how the PREA Online Audit System (OAS) can work for you? Do you have a question specific to your agency or facility and the OAS? Are you curious about the future plans of the OAS? This general OAS Q&A session is an opportunity to ask any and all questions related to the PREA Online Audit System.

Conducting Audits in the OAS: A Demonstration of the OAS from the Agency and Facility-Based User’s Perspective

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This webinar demonstrates the OAS from the perspective of the PREA Coordinator and PREA Compliance Manager, including how to respond to standards-based questions in the PAQ, how to upload evidence and submit the PAQ, and tips and tricks on how to maximize efficacy and efficiency in the OAS.

OAS Version 2.5: A Demonstration of the New File Management Updates in the OAS from the Auditor’s Perspective

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Are you interested in learning more about the changes to file management in the Online Audit System? This webinar will walk auditors through the new functionality and what to expect with the release of version 2.5.

OAS Version 2.5: A Demonstration of the New File Management Updates in the OAS from the Agency and Facility-Based User’s Perspective

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Are you interested in learning more about the changes to file management in the Online Audit System? This webinar will walk agency and facility-based users through the new functionality and what to expect with the release of version 2.5.

OAS Version 2.5: A Demonstration of the New File Management Updates in the OAS from the Agency and Facility-Based User’s Perspective

Date / Time
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Are you interested in learning more about the changes to file management in the Online Audit System? This webinar will walk agency and facility-based users through the new functionality and what to expect with the release of version 2.5.

OAS Version 2.5: A Demonstration of the New File Management Updates in the OAS from the Auditor’s Perspective

Date / Time
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Are you interested in learning more about the changes to file management in the Online Audit System? This webinar will walk auditors through the new functionality and what to expect with the release of version 2.5.

OAS Updates and Q&A Session

Date / Time
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Are you wondering how the PREA Online Audit System (OAS) can work for you? Do you have a question specific to your agency or facility and the OAS? Are you curious about the future plans of the OAS? This general OAS Q&A session is an opportunity to ask any and all questions related to the PREA Online Audit System.

Conducting Audits in the OAS: A Demonstration of the OAS from the Agency and Facility-Based User’s Perspective

Date / Time
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This webinar demonstrates the OAS from the perspective of the PREA Coordinator and PREA Compliance Manager, including how to respond to standards-based questions in the PAQ, how to upload evidence and submit the PAQ, and tips and tricks on how to maximize efficacy and efficiency in the OAS

Conducting and Reporting Audits in the OAS: A Demonstration of the OAS from the Auditor's Perspective

Date / Time
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This webinar demonstrates the OAS from the auditor’s perspective, including how to review responses and documentation provided by the agency/facility and generate an issue log; make and discuss overall compliance determinations; complete your post-audit reporting information; upload supporting documentation; and submit or generate your report, as well as tips and tricks on how to maximize efficacy and efficiency in the OAS.

Emerging Trends: Legal Liability for Sexual Abuse in Custody

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This 90-minute webinar discusses trends in legal liability for sexual abuse in custody. Focusing on two cases, Professor Brenda V. Smith, Director of the Project on Addressing Prison Rape offers a deep dive into factors that result in agency liability and damages for failure to prevent and address sexual abuse in custodial settings.