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BEHP1148: The Behavior Analyst in Schools: Ethics, Rules and Reinforcement is a Course

BEHP1148: The Behavior Analyst in Schools: Ethics, Rules and Reinforcement

Time limit: 60 days
3 credits

$39 Enroll

Full course description

Time: 2 hours, 50 minutes
Credit: 3 Learning (Ethics) CEs

Presenter: Andrew J. Houvouras IV, M.A., BCBA 

Course Description: Working within schools and adhering to the Behavior Analyst Certification Board's ethical guidelines can present a formidable challenge due to environmental constraints, laws and diverse populations. This course addresses several of the factors that make working in schools unique and provides ethical ways in which the behavior analyst can 1) obtain consent, 2) conform to legal demands of exceptional student education, 3) address issues of reinforcement, 4) be more systematic and 5) handle complex cases. 


  • Describe two unique challenges of working within schools.
  • Name the three elements of success.
  • Detail one reason consent might not be needed for an FBA.
  • State the rule about anonymity for behavior analysts when reporting.

Keywords: Education, school, consultant, ethics, legal, FBA, consent, BIP 

Rating: This is recommended for BCBAs, BCaBAs or other professionals (with an understanding of behavioral principles) and will provide specific ethics application to the educational setting with both typically developing children and those with disabilities.

This course is eligible for BACB ethics CEs.

Access: 60 days from the date and time of registration

Note: The 60-day access begins at the time of purchase, not the time of log in; purchasing multiple course subscriptions will not extend your access. 

Effective July 1, 2022, Florida Tech will no longer offer extensions for new purchases.  Purchases made prior to this date will be eligible for an extension per the previous policy:

Effective July 23, 2018, each ABA Learning (type-2) on-demand CE course may be extended a maximum of three times within six months of the original course purchase. After six months from the original date of purchase, the course will need to be purchased again. 


For more information, to request an extension, or if you experience problems when registering, please email us at

Important note:  If you are taking this course to maintain your BACB certification, you will need to write your certification number on your certificate of completion, as the BACB requires that your certificate of completion includes your certification number.

Refund Policy

No refunds are provided once the course is accessed.

These workshops are presented in partnership between the Florida Tech ABA Online program and ABA Technologies, Inc. ABA Technologies, Inc., is a BACB-approved provider of type-2 continuing education hours (provider number: OP-02-0023)