Training Registration

J-1 Essentials - Level II: Scholar Program Implementation

Date: October 9, 2020

Start Time: 9:00 am
End Time: 5:00 pm

Registration ends: October 7, 2020 12:00 am

Session Type: Workshop

Full Workshop : $405.00 Early Bird Pricing



  • Early Bird Discount (10% off normal pricing of $450) ends September 23rd.
  • A Certificate of Completion is awarded upon completion of  the full J-1 Essentials program (J-1 Level I and any J-1 Level II).
  • This workshop requires sufficient registration to run. Please do not make any nonrefundable travel arrangements until it is confirmed on September 23rd.

This workshop is designed for SEVIS Responsible and Alternate Responsible Officers who are at the Intermediate level of proficiency with a general understanding of the Exchange Visitor Program and SEVIS or who completed J-1 SEVIS Essentials – Level I.  A certificate of completion is awarded upon completion of Level I and any Level II.


  • J-1 Program Administration
  • Professor, Research Scholar, Short term Scholar and Specialist categories
  • Differences among these categories
  • Selection process and criteria
  • 212e and Skills List
  • 12 month and 24 month bars
  • Pre and post information
  • Required orientation and insurance
  • Maintaining status
  • Travel
  • Extension
  • Transfers
  • Occasional Lectures
  • Correct the record and reinstatement
  • Waivers
  • J-2 dependent
  • Annual report
  • SEVIS and recent Version Updates.
  • Gray area issues implementing J programs and policies
  • Update on  Dept of State issues

Trainer Name: Sal Longarino, Director, Office of International Services, Fordham University and Director of J-1 Training, IETS

Location: The Watson Hotel, NYC

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