Sleeping, eating, the use of ear buds, the use of tobacco products, talking on cell phones, and reading of non-training related material is strictly prohibited in the classroom.
Prior to a classroom lecture or during an authorized break, students are permitted to quietly text message and/or use personally owned electronic devices. Prior to a classroom lecture or during an authorized break, any student who wishes to make an actual telephone call must exit the classroom and hallway so other students are not disturbed. Students can use unoccupied breakout rooms or go outside to make phone calls.
Once a lecture begins and/or resumes, all electronic devices, unless being used to take notes or view course material, must be completely turned off and stored out of view.
Non-alcoholic drinks may be permitted in the classroom, provided the beverage containers have a lid. Certain training locations, such as computers labs, may prohibit beverages.