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Online Training

Federal regulations require all participating researchers complete a training course on the protection of human participants in research.  The IRB subscribes to the CITI Online Training Program to comply with this regulation.  

CITI provides a certificate to the researchers upon completion of the appropriate training course.  A copy of the CITI certificate must be included with the protocol submitted to the IRB Office for all participating researchers, including student researchers.

Instructions for CITI Online Training Program:

  1. Create a user account and password
  2. Select Slippery Rock University from the participating institution drop-down menu
  3. Provide user contact information
  4. Select the course that most closely relates to the intended research
  5. Complete all course modules
  6. All quizzes must be passed before the completion certificate will be generated
  7. Maintain a copy of the certificate and submit a copy to the IRB Office with the protocol.

CITI Online Training Program- Click Here to Access the Training Program

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