Tools & Training

Compliance Highlight: Restricted Party Screening (RPS) Using Visual Compliance

Conducting RPS can reduce noncompliance with export controls and improper foreign government influence. 

  • When should I conduct RPS?  View the RPS training and see our export control Standard Operating Procedures below.
  • How do I conduct RPS?  Visual Compliance is a system that can be used to conduct RPS.  
  • All UC employees can obtain free access to Visual Compliance by using their UCSF email address to create a user account at:
  • More information about using Visual Compliance can be found in the RPS Quick Guide below and at this UCOP website.  
  • UCSF is transitioning to a new Visual Compliance user interface in December 2021, but the functionality will not change. The RPS Quick Guide will familiarize users with the new layout. 


Training Videos on Export Control

The University of California developed a series of training videos on important topics related to export control. Please click on the links below to start each video.

University of California developed Research Security Video Series (on YouTube):