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Peer Assessor Workshop May 2010

Peer review is the central part of the Accreditation model. The qualifications of the people who make up the visiting assessment teams are critical to the entire accreditation process. The Peer Assessor Workshop is designed to educate, equip and prepare the participant to be an effective CFAI peer team member.

This upcoming workshop is delivered by webinar and virtual classroom. This lets you attend without having to leave your office or home. The workshop consists of two separate webinar sessions. Each session is 1 to 1.5 hours in length for a total of 4.5 hours. The workshop includes issuance of Peer Assessor Handbook, lecture, fast poll questions, home-work, final examination and administrative paperwork. The total cost for the workshop is $400.00 per participant. Attendance to the CFAI Self-Assessment (16 hours) and Basic SOC (8 hours) are prerequisite courses to this workshop.

Workshop Dates are as follows:



Session 1: May 4, 2010 @ 2pm EST

Session 2: May 11, 2010 @ 2pm EST

Session 3: May 18, 2010 @ 2pm EST

Session 4: May 25, 2010 @ 2pm EST



Register here

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