Human Resources Training
January 23, 2018
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Indian Rocks Beach, FL
Workshop seats are allocated on a first-come, first served basis.

The Association for Institutional Research (AIR) and the Florida Association for Institutional Research (FAIR) are co-hosting a one-day IPEDS Workshop for IPEDS Keyholders* in conjunction with the 2018 FAIR Conference. Funding for this workshop is provided by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).​

​Afternoon workshop content​:  IPEDS Human Resources Training

This workshop prepares individuals to accurately complete the IPEDS Human Resources (HR) survey. It is designed for IR and human resources professionals, as well as other researchers or administrators who want to increase their understanding of these data. Topics include preparing data to increase consistency within the survey, understanding data definitions, classification of employees and alignment of employee function with Bureau of Labor Statistics Standard Occupation Classification (SOC) codes, coordination of effort between stakeholders in and outside of an institution, and planning for efficacy of data beyond the IPEDS HR survey itself. Exercises cover classifying employees properly, preparing for and completing the IPEDS HR survey, and benchmarking with commonly used employee metrics.


  • Scheduled in conjunction with the 2018 FAIR Conference

  • Includes six hours of instruction and workshop materials

  • No tuition charge to participants

Funding for this workshop is provided by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

To receive the group rate on sleeping rooms at the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Clearwater Beach S-Harbourside please use online booking code: FL1 by January 7, 2018.​


This workshop is limited to 45 participants. Workshop seats are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Seat confirmations are delivered via email on a rolling basis approximately 3 business days after an online seat registration is submitted.​

Workshop registration components:

  • Contact and employment information

  • IPEDS Experience

  • Brief description of how the specific curriculum offered at the workshop will benefit you

  • Supervisor's Contact Information (for Workshop attendance acknowledgement communication)

  • Agreement to:

    • Bring a MAC or PC laptop with wireless capability and Microsoft Excel

    • Arrange and pay for travel and hotel as needed

    • Attend the entire workshop and complete the workshop evaluation

    • Notify AIR immediately if unable to attend the workshop


 Note: If you have any special needs addressed by the American with Disabilities Act, please contact the IPEDS Workshop Team at 850-385-4155 x2 or e-mail


Phone: 850-385-4155 (option 2)