CE 1203: The United States' Response to Human Trafficking

About This Course

This course defines in more depth the crime of human trafficking and reviews the United Nations' Anti-Trafficking Protocols and the United States' Trafficking Victims Protections Act of 2000 (TVPA). The role of various federal agencies involved in the fight against human trafficking will be examined in detail.

Students who take this course will identify the role of Human Trafficking Task Forces and major non-government organizations (NGOs), and explain the protections and benefits in the US who are victims of the crime. Students will also identify the roles of local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies, in addition to community policing in the battle against human trafficking.

Additional Course Information

This course is part of a three course certificate program. It can be taken separately or as part of the CEU certificate program. Students will earn continuing education units (CEUs) for each course they complete and will be awarded a certificate of completion that lists the number of CEUs earned for each course. Upon completion of all three courses in this certificate program, students will earn a certificate that shows successful completion of the Human Trafficking Investigation CEU certificate.

HTI CEU Certificate Information

The Continuing Education Department at CSU is excited to partner with Human Trafficking Investigations and Training Institute (HTITI) to offer this new CEU Certificate Program. The need for this training is extremely relevant as this issue continues to become a global problem. The objective of this certificate program is to educate students and provide the knowledge necessary to work cohesively toward recognizing human trafficking issues, freeing victims of human trafficking, and bringing traffickers to justice.

This CEU certificate program contains three courses, which include:


  1. Students can apply for an extension if the course is not completed within the allotted 10-week time frame. If students do not complete all assignments with a 70 percent or higher within 10 weeks and do not apply for the extension, they will be removed from the course. Back to duration