To qualify for recertification, a minimum of 50 points must be obtained (35 of these must come from Continuing Education).
Continuing Education Options
Of the 50 recertification points, 35 of them must be obtained in Continuing Education.
|Attendance at a conference, workshop, seminar that is dedicated to advancing risk management technical knowledge*||1pt/ session hour; 1 session hour = 60 minutes|
|Attendance at a formal meeting of an external organization that contains educational risk management technical knowledge*||1pt/ session hour; 1 session hour = 60 minutes|
|Speak or present at a conference, workshop, lecture or seminar on risk management technical knowledge||2pt/ session hour|
|Speak or present at a CE approved conference, workshop, lecture or seminar on risk management technical knowledge*||3pt/ session hour|
|Develop a company-supported educational workshop or seminar on risk management technical knowledge*||5pt/ per program|
|Manage or participate in the installation or implementation (or audit) of an ERM program. Modifications or revisions of the ERM program are not accepted under this requirement.||10 pts/ per program|
|Successful completion of a post-secondary accredited institution 3 credit course focused on risk management technical knowledge*||15 pts/credit (per course completed)|
|Participation in the Spencer Risk Manager in Residence Program||15 pts (limit 1 per certification period)|
|Teaching a risk management course at a post-secondary accredited institution||10 pts per credit hour; maximum 30 points per certification period|
|Earning or maintaining an industry related certification that is accredited by ISO/IEC 17024, or the NCCA, or has eligibility requirements, a criterion-referenced exam, and recertification requirements OR earn or maintain a related professional license.||5 points total|
Note: All attendance at conferences, workshops, or seminars may be completed in person or online.
*Risk management technical knowledge includes, but is not limited to:
- Business continuity and crisis management
- Business ethics
- Captive operations
- Claims management
- Compliance Emergency response/management
- Environmental management
- Enterprise risk management
- Financial risk management
- Healthcare risk management
- Information technology risk management
- Cyber security risk management
- Insurance management
- Operational risk management
- Privacy management
- Project risk management
- Quality risk management
- Risk assurance management
- Safety and loss control
- Security management
- Strategic risk management
- Supply chain risk management
Content must include risk management technical knowledge.
- 1 textbook = 15 points if written during the certification cycle
- 1 published article = 5 points (certified person an author or co-author)
- 1 point per contribution; up to 5 points awarded for industry video-blogs or blogs or contributions to newsletter articles or published interviews
1 point per year of participation: participating in a leadership position on a risk management technical knowledge governing body at the international, national, regional, local or chapter level, with full participation; must include involvement in special projects such as strategic planning, governance, conflict resolution, positioning organizations strategically, etc.
Certification Development Activities
5 points per year of service; service restricted to job task analysis (JTA) meetings, item-writing and review, passing score study meeting.