MRIA Maintenance of Certification: Points Chart

50 earned points need to be accumulated over a two year period.

Formal Learning and Development Activities

The requirement is satisfied through formal course study leading to a new degree, diploma or recognized professional designation, or coursework resulting in a final grade.

One (1) hour of classroom time = One (1) point
There is no maximum for this category

 

Informal Learning and Development Activities related to professional competency

The requirement is achieved through a self-directed program of informal studies (e.g., courses, conferences, workshops, internal training etc.) that serve to maintain and/or enhance the member's business and professional competencies.

Social time during conferences is not to be included in the hours.

One (1) hour of time = One (1) point
There is no maximum for this category

 

 

Reading or Research related to professional competency

This category would involve business reading and research conducted at work and at home.

One (1) hour = 0.5 point
The total maximum points for the reading category is 25 of the total 50 points

 

 

Volunteer and Community Leadership contributing to professional competency

This would require active involvement in the business and volunteer community in roles that highlight, enhance or maintain the member's professional and business competency.

One (1) hour of time = 1.5 points
There is no maximum for this category

 

 

Formal Teaching and Writing contributing to professional competency

This would involve teaching in a formal academic environment or in a defined teaching role within business and/or writing for publication (including approved web-based publications).

One (1) hour teaching time = Two (2) points

One (1) published article = 15 points

One (1) extensive paper = 20 points

One (1) published book = 100 learning credits (counting for 2 rotations)

One (1) hour presentation time = Two (2) points

One (1) approved web-based publication = Two (2) points

There is no maximum for this category

 

 

Mentorship

This would involve working with a CMRP candidate for two years while they are preparing for the CMRP examination and would include discussions about research, business. The mentee would be required to submit monthly updates on their activities with their mentor.

One Mentorship = 50 points

The total maximum points for the Mentorship category is 50 of the total 50 points

 

CMRP Points Tracker

It is the responsibility of the CMRP holder to keep track of professional development activities by maintaining records and keeping receipts

The CMRP Points Tracker is now available through your profile on the MRIA Portal.