AIRS, working with Relias, is pleased to provide access to AIRS online training for all its members and for everyone working within the world of I&R.
The AIRS courses, particularly “The Information & Referral Process” and “Introduction to Taxonomy and Indexing”, are excellent preparation for CIRS/CIRS-A and CRS certification examinations respectively. The completion certificate for online courses can also be used for re-certification purposes (i.e. a 3-hour course can provide 3 of the 10 training hours required).
AIRS I&R courses include:
|Introduction to I&R||I&R Chat and Text||An Overview for Resource Specialists|
|Confidentiality||I&R Crisis Intervention||Introduction to Taxonomy and Indexing|
|Database Maintenance||I&R Customer Service||Resource Database Style|
|Empowerment and Advocacy||Disaster Preparation and Staff/Volunteer Management||Serving Young People|
|The Information and Referral Process||Serving Military Personnel and their Families||Working with Challenging Clients|
|Inclusions and Exclusions||Serving People with Mental Health Issues|
AIRS members at the 3 organizational levels (Platinum, Silver, Gold) receive discounts on AIRS Online Training.