Human Trafficking 101-Just the Basics AOTA

Human Trafficking 101-Just the Basics

Online Learning Course Expiration Date: 2/28/2022

CE Provider: AHEC If you are a member of SC AHEC this course is free with an enrollment key which you may obtain from the AHEC contact person within your organization.

If you are purchasing this course the cost is $25  payable through PayPal when you enroll. If you require special assistance, please contact the office at 864-349-1160.

Course Description: This course will explores the public health phenomenon of Human Trafficking.  The presenter will discuss what human trafficking is opposed to what it is not.  An exploration of human trafficking from the local, state and national perspective is reviewed as well as what is being done to combat this issue.

Instructor: Mare McDonald

Target Audience: All healthcare providers

Prerequisites: None

Educational Level: Introductory

AOTA Classification Code: Category 1 Domain of OT, Category 2 Occupational Therapy Process, and Category 3 Professional Issues 

Learning Outcomes: After completing this activity, the participant will be able to:

·        Identify what human trafficking is, and what it is not

·        Define terms used in human trafficking

·        Discuss human trafficking in our state, and what is being done to combat the problem

Instructional Method: Asynchronous online PPT Lecture/Pre-test/Post Test and evaluation

Length of Course: 90 minutes

Credit Statements:

ATOA Credit: AHEC is an AOTA Approved Provider of continuing education.  AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures. This course has been assigned 0.15 AOTA CEU’s. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.


AHEC Credit: This educational offering provides 0.15 CEU (1.5 clock hour) by Upstate AHEC and meets SC AHEC Best Practice Standards.

Disclosure Statement: Upstate AHEC’s conflict of interest policy require speaker(s), the planning committee members, and all others in a position to control this activity of this program to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of this presentation or materials.

The speaker(s), the planning committee members, and all others in a position to control this activity have signed a vested interest form declaring no conflict of interest in this activity.

Provision of this education activity by Upstate AHEC does not imply endorsement by Upstate AHEC or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity.  

Credit Requirements: To receive CE credit for completing this online course you must complete 100% of the material, receive at least 80% passing grade on post-test and complete the evaluation.

Once you pass the post-test and complete the evaluation you will be able to print a certificate for verification of credit.

The process for enrolling in AHECU courses has changed. Please go to  and click the blue AHECU/Distance Education block to register for online courses.  There is a tutorial on the web site if you need assistance with the registration process.  If you require special assistance, please contact the office at 864-349-1160.

Cancellation Policy: No refunds will be given if you have accessed an online course.  You may cancel via email at  or telephone, 864-349-1160.