The Association of Clinical Research Professionals

Certification Exam Preparation Classroom Course

Upcoming Courses

June 23, 2018
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
(hosted by the New York Metropolitan Chapter)
Columbia University – Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research
New York, NY


The new ACRP Certification Exam Preparation Classroom Course provides guidance on how to prepare for an ACRP Certification exam (e.g., CCRA®, CCRC®, CPI®, and ACRP-CP®) to candidates eligible to take the exam. Familiarize yourself with the format of the exam, tackle example questions, and conduct a personal gap analysis to ensure you are fully primed to earn your ACRP Certification.

This course includes a PowerPoint presentations/hand-outs, interactive classroom exercises, discussions, and question-and-answer (Q&A) sessions.

Learning Objectives

  • Be able to list and use the benefits of certification to drive their exam preparation efforts
  • Be familiar with the question-style and layout of ACRP’s Certification exams, including how to approach their multiple-choice format
  • Be able to identify and describe at least three (3) strategies for preparing for ACRP’s Certification exams
  • Be able to use and reference the five (5) relevant guidelines used to create the ACRP’s Certification exams:
    • ICH E2A—Safety Definitions
    • ICH E6—Good Clinical Practice
    • ICH E8—General Considerations for Clinical Trials
    • ICH E9—Statistical Principles for Clinical Trials
    • The Declaration of Helsinki
  • Be able to assess their individual level of readiness by practicing exam questions based on the Detailed Content Outline (DCO) under training conditions (not exam conditions)


Clinical research professionals preparing to sit for an ACRP Certification exam.

Bring this Program to Your Team!

Bring the quality and effectiveness of this program to your entire clinical research team! We’re ready to help you achieve your organization’s goals and promote excellence in clinical research. Get in touch today and we’ll get started!

Jenna Rouse

Director, Business Development
Talent Onboarding & Staff Development