CMP Logo - JPEGThis is the Index for the

Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf

Standards and Criteria for Approved Sponsors

Revised February 2016

 

 

Table of Contents

I. INTRODUCTION
Certification Maintenance Program Mission
Associate Continuing Education Tracking Mission
Professional Development Committee Philosophy

II. RID CONTINUING EDUCATION BASIC COMPONENTS

A. CMP Participants
B. ACET Participants
C. RID Approved Sponsors
D. The Professional Development Committee
E. RID Headquarters
F. Continuing Education Units
G. CMP/ACET Transcripts
H. Maintenance of Certification

1. Additional Generalist Certificate – Cycle Options
2. Specialist Certificate – CEU Requirement
3. Loss of certification
4. Extension Requests
5. RID Membership Options

III. CONTENT AREAS

A. Professional Studies
B. General Studies

IV. TYPES OF CONTINUING EDUCATION ACTIVITIES

A. Sponsor Initiated Activities
B. Participant Initiated Non-RID Activities (PINRA)
C. Academic Coursework
D. Independent Study (I.S.)

V. RID APPROVED SPONSOR RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

A. Affiliation Requirements
B. Administrator and Change of Administrator Requirements
C. Conflict of Interest
D. Sponsor Discretion
E. Inactive Sponsor Status

VI. ADMINISTERING SPONSOR INITIATED ACTIVITIES

A. Program Content and Delivery
B. Administration of Sponsor-Initiated Activities
C. Co-Sponsorship with another Organization
D. Promotion of Continuing Education Activities
E. Accessibility
F. Refund and Cancellation Policies
G. Continuing Education Units for Sponsor Initiated Activities
H. Requirements in the Awarding of CEUs to Participants
I. Fees

VII. ADMINISTERING PARTICIPANT-INITIATED NON-RID ACTIVITIES 

A. Eligibility of Sponsors
B. Eligible Activities
C. Fees

VIII. ADMINISTERING ACADEMIC COURSEWORK 

A. Calculation of CEUs
B. Administration
C. Fees

IX. ADMINISTERING INDEPENDENT STUDY ACTIVITIES

A. Independent Study
B. Objectives
C. Program Content and Delivery
D. Administration
E. Awarding CEUs for Independent Study Activities
F. Fees

X. UNACCEPTABLE ACTIVITIES 

XI. RID APPROVED SPONSOR AUDIT PROCEDURES 

A. Audit Results

XII. APPEALS 

A. Sponsor Appeals
B. Participant Appeals