Protection of Human Research Participants Certification Test


This test is a three-step process.

  1. On this page, you will register by supplying your contact information. When you select the "Submit" button, you will be taken to Step 2.
  2. Step 2 is the test itself. When you have completed the test and selected the "Submit Answers" button on that page, you will be taken to Step 3.
  3. In Step 3, your test results will be displayed and, if you completed Step 1 accurately, saved to a database.

Please note:

  • If you want certification from Indiana University that you have completed this test, you must complete this registration form.
    • If you do not enter all of this information, including your e-mail address, you will not receive an e-mail notification of your results.
    • If you do not enter all of this information, including your correct e-mail address, Indiana University will not be able to provide certification of education to funding agencies and you will have to take the test again.
    • Indiana University provides certification of the results of this test only for Indiana University faculty, staff, and students. See Frequently Asked Questions for more information.
  • If you would like to have your score sent to you via e-mail, you must provide your valid e-mail address and check the appropriate box.
  • If you would like to have your score sent to one or more additional e-mail addresses, you must provide the address(es) in the appropriate text box. Separate multiple e-mail addresses with commas.
  • If you are with the VA at Ann Arbor, please be sure to have a copy of your test results sent to Doug Feldman by entering his e-mail address ( into the field marked "Send to others".
First name
Last name
IU campus
E-mail address
Send to me Please send my score to me at the e-mail address provided above.
Send to others Please send my score to the following additional e-mail address(es) if I pass. (Separate multiple e-mail addresses with commas.)
Select "Submit" to submit your contact information and proceed to the test. By doing so, you confirm that you are the person identified above and acknowledge your understanding that taking the test under false pretenses constitutes research misconduct, which carries severe penalties.
Select "Clear Form" to erase the form.

If you have questions or concerns about the test, including certification, please see Frequently asked questions.

If you experience technical difficulties using this test, please send an e-mail message describing the problem to

Last updated: 23 April 2008
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