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The program is an online learning course that gives participants the opportunity to learn at their own pace and on their own schedule with no in-person requirements (View the sample module).
The program consists of 6 online-learning modules that are 60-90 minutes each and presented by experienced race directors and subject experts (View the course syllabus).
The course covers all twenty-one chapters in the course textbook, Organizing Running Events 2nd Edition, by Phil Stewart.
Payment must be received before participants will be granted access to the course.
After receipt of payment, participants will receive a confirmation email with additional instructions for accessing the course, and the coursebook will be mailed (additional fees will apply for coursebooks mailed outside of the U.S.).
All modules must be viewed in full and in sequence order to progress through the course. You can review slides after viewing a module in full. RRCA staff receives a viewership report for each participant. Candidates will not be certified if they fail to view 100% of every module.
Following completion of all 6 learning modules, each participant will be required to take a 100-question exam and receive a passing score of 85% to complete the program. You may not take the exam before completing the modules.
Participants must complete the course within 6-months of signing up, or a fee will be assessed to complete the course after this period.
To be a fully recognized RRCA Certified Race Director, participants must agree to abide by the RRCA Race Director Code of Ethics. A signed and notarized copy of the RRCA Race Director Code of Ethics must be submitted to the RRCA via email to finalize certification requirements. Find details on the Final Steps page.
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Online Certification Program
This program is online
Arlington, VA US 22209