Continue earning or updating your CISR or CISR Elite designation during the COVID-19 crisis with our new CISR Live webinar series.
These live webinars function just like a virtual classroom, and they are NOT the same as the self-paced online CISR courses offered by the National Alliance. You will:
- See the instructor in real time
- See speaker presentations
- Participate in Q&A sessions
- Be in class all day with regular breaks and an hour for lunch
- Participate from the comfort and convenience of your home or office
Registration is required. We will send you a confirmation email that includes course materials and a link to view webinar with technical specs and support line. You can print the course materials or view them on your computer, laptop, or tablet.
Info for Live CISR Webinars.pdf
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I access a CISR Live Webinar?
Registration is required for webinars. After you register, Big I MN will send you a confirmation email that includes course materials and a live link to the webinar. You can print the course materials or view them from your computer, laptop, or tablet.
What is the course agenda? Random attendance checks occur each hour of the presentation.
7:30 - 7:55 a.m. - Log in to the webinar early *
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Webinar class in session with scheduled breaks
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. - Lunch Break
1:00 - 4:00 p.m. - Webinar class in session with scheduled breaks**
4:00 - 4:30 p.m. - Q&A session for individuals earning the designation.
4:30 p.m. - Webinar concludes
* Logging in early to the webinar allows time for troubleshooting if necessary. For connection issues, please contact 763-235-6478 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
** If you are not earning the designation and are attending only for CE and/or designation update credit, you may leave the webinar when the outline discussion concludes at 4:00 p.m.
How much does it cost?
Registration Fee: $185 (Members and Non-members)
What technology do I need to take a webinar?
- A desktop computer, laptop, or tablet
- Internet connection
- Speakers or audio on your device
- There is not a phone connection for these webinars; audio streams through the computer
Do I need to attend the entire webinar?
To earn continuing education credits and/or designation update credits, you must be in FULL ATTENDANCE of the webinar. Random attendance checks occur each hour of the presentation. You must reply to all attendance polls to earn the 7 credits, there is NO partial credit.
Credits: 7 Minnesota CE Credits (for all other states go to https://www.scic.com/ce-by-state/)
Do I need to take an exam?
If you are attending the live webinar to earn the CISR or CISR Elite designation, you must take and pass the exam.
If you are attending the live webinar only for CE credit or for your CISR designation annual update credit, you DO NOT need to take the exam. Your attendance is validated by the attendance polls, and an exam is not required.
How do I take the CISR exam?
Following the live webinar, your exam will be
available on your My Profile Page through the National Alliance website. The
exam window is 96 hours, starting the Monday at 12:01am to Thursday at 11:59pm
following the close of the course. You can complete the exam at anytime
during those 96 hours. Once you open the link and start the exam
you have to finish it.
Do I need a proctor for the exam?
Yes, the exam must be proctored, meaning someone must see you take the test and confirm that you did not use any course materials or notes to take the test. All exam-takers will need a disinterested third-party to proctor them. More information can be found at https://scic.com/proctor-monitor-rules .
If you don't have anyone at home to proctor your exam you can contact MIIAB for proctor availability.
When do I get my results?
You results will be posted to your National Alliance My Profile Page 1-2 weeks after your exam is taken. You login https://www.scic.com/customer/account/login to your myprofile page