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FLSA Additional Resources

For Employees

"Introduction to FLSA" eLearning  

This online course is available in Accelerate for all WSU employees who wish to learn the basics of the Fair Labor Standards Act. Content includes a high level overview of the FLSA along with scenarios and questions for thought. To log in to Accelerate, follow these quick steps: 

  1. Log into Academica using your WSU AccessID and password
  2. Click Employee Resources
  3. Click Other Resources
  4. Click Accelerate - Employee Development Tools

 

For Managers

FLSA Manager Training

Designed for managers of employees directly affected by the FLSA revisions only, this 1.5 hour workshop will provide managers with the opportunity to ask questions of key experts across campus (including Human Resources and Payroll) and prep for upcoming employee conversations. Topics will include:

  • The impact on newly non-exempt staff members (including compensable time; timekeeping; and pay, benefits, overtime, and compensatory time in lieu of overtime).
  • Options for managing work (including adjusting work schedules, flex time, and work redistribution).
  • WSU resources for ongoing support and coaching.

To register for this workshop, go to Traning, Seminars, Workshops (TSW) available in Academica.  

  1. Log into Academica using your WSU AccessID and password
  2. Click Employee Resources
  3. Click Other Resources
  4. Click Training, Seminars, Workshops
  5. Click on FLSA Manager Training
  6. Click Sign Up next to the session you want to attend

Manager Toolkit

As a WSU manager of employees affected by the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) revision effective December 1, 2016, it is important to be prepared with the knowledge and tools to support your unit’s needs. This toolkit provides resources to support you, your affected staff, and your full team. Click the link below to access the toolkit. Please note that this toolkit is only available to Managers, so you will be prompted to login with your standard WSU AccessID and password. If you have any trouble accessing this toolkit, contact your HR Consultant

Download the Manager Toolkit Here

 

Additional Resources

Academic Personnel

Department of Labor Relations

Higher Education Technical Guidance 

Personnel Manual for Non-Represented Employees, 3.12 Salary Payment

The Overtime Final Rule and Higher Education

Wage and Hour Division Fact Sheet