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508 Universe Training Instructions

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Public users without a login, should print and/or save their certificate(s).

Due to upgraded security restrictions Federal users must have either .gov, .mil, or .edu, email addresses to register or access the Section 508 Universe training system. If a Federal user has a different email domain (.us), ten please contact us at section.508@gsa.gov for access privileges.


New users and currently registered users who do not have one of the above email extensions will no longer have access to the login feature, however, you will still have access to training courses outside of the system. It is recommended that users without registered accounts (non-Federal) save their certificates upon completion of a course to a file for future reference.

EXISTING FEDERAL USERS

  1. Make sure that you have selected the SECURE LOGIN link and not 'New Registration'
  2. Type in your email and password. The password is case sensitive.
  3. Click the Login in button

If you have forgotten your password:

You need to make sure that you are using the correct email address in order to receive your PASSWORD via email. If you have forgotten your PASSWORD, click on the "Reset your password here" link. Enter the email address you have entered before. You will receive an email at that email address with a temporary Password and a link to the page to reset. Use the link to navigate to reset your password. Enter the temporary password and set up a new password. Please remember the email address you have used and the new Password to login to Section508 Training. If you need assistance email Section.508@gsa.gov for help.

You can reset your Password at any time by navigating through reset Password link .


NEW FEDERAL USERS

  1. On the Training page click New Registration. Complete all fields of the New User Registration form.
  2. You make up your own Password.
  3. Click Submit at the bottom of the form
  4. The THANK YOU screen will come up. You may then log in at the bottom by clicking on the Login button. This will take you to the welcome screen with information on how to manage your account and information on courses that you have taken.

LOGGED IN FEDERAL USERS

  1. If your email address has changed please remember to update. While you are logged in or after you log in, on the left side of the screen, select the Modify My Profile link under the MY ACCOUNT menu. Here you can update your email and change your password.
  2. Select the 508 Training Courses under the My 508 Universe to display the list of available courses
  3. The LOGOUT BUTTON is at the bottom.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR PRINTING YOUR CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION

  1. LOGGED IN FEDERAL USERS:
  2. Under MY ACCOUNT on the left side of your screen click on VIEW TRANSCRIPT. Your completed courses are listed.
  3. Click on VIEW CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION for the course that you want to print the certificate for.
  4. At the top of the screen click on FILE and a drop down menu will appear
  5. Click on PRINT in your browser to print the certificate.
  6. NOTE: The certificate of completion is only generated upon completion of a course! You must complete the course before you can view the certificate.

Public users without a login, should print and/or save their certificate(s).

If you need further assistance please contact the HELP DESK at Section.508@gsa.gov.