Renewal: Other 17024 Accredited

Renewal:

GIAC Certification Renewal CPE Option: Other ISO-17024-Accredited, Information-Assurance-Related Training and Certifications

Other Accredited Training

A relevant training course completed through an approved ISO-17024 accredited training provider, such as ISC2, ISACA, CompTIA, IAPP, or EC-Council can be used to renew your certification. The course must be completed within four years prior to your GIAC certification expiration date to qualify.

  • Completed accredited training can earn up to 36 CPEs.
  • Courses qualify for 1 CPE per completed training hour or 6 CPEs per full day of completed training.

Each completed accredited training course OR Certification can be used to renew up to TWO GIAC certifications.

*Required Supporting Documentation: Please include a copy of your training Certificate of Completion including name of the course, training provider, complete dates, and training hours with your online CPE submission.

If a Certificate of Completion cannot be provided, please include a copy of your Registration Confirmation, Receipt, and/or a copy of your attendee badge with your online CPE submission.

Other Accredited Certification

A relevant certification earned through an approved ISO-17024 accredited provider can be used to renew your GIAC certification. The certification must have been earned within four years prior to your GIAC certification expiration date to qualify.

  • Earning an accredited certification can earn up to 36 CPEs.
  • Certification renewals do not qualify.

Earning a single certification can be used to renew up to TWO GIAC certifications.

*Required Supporting Documentation: Please include a copy of your Exam Certificate including the name of the Exam, Certification provider, and date the exam was passed.

Other ISO-17024 Accredited Organizations

A list for other accredited organizations and their affiliates can be found on the following web sites:

Instructions for Completing the Renewal Process

The submitting and tracking of CPE credits, assignment of CPE credits to specific certification renewals, and registrations are all completed through your online GIAC Account Dashboard.

Certification Renewal Registration:

  • Once logged in to your account, click 'Certification History.'
  • Click 'Renew Now.'
  • Click the 'Alternative CPE option to complete your renewal using your CPE submissions and assignments.
  • Click the Exam option to renew by taking the current exam for your certification

Submitting and Tracking of CPE Credits:

  • Once logged in to your account, click 'Certification History.'
  • Click CPE - Submit and Assign Credits.
  • Click 'Submit New Credits.'
  • Select the CPE Category and Subcategory.
  • Enter your information in the fields on the submission form.
  • Attach your documentation as a file or link to url.
  • Add any supporting documentation if needed.
  • Click 'Submit Request' for CPE Credit.

Assignment of CPE credits to certification renewals:

  • Once logged in to your account, click 'Certification History.'
  • Click CPE - Submit and Assign Credits.
  • For each submission previously made, click the 'Assignment' link next to your qualifying CPE submission.
  • Select your qualifying GIAC certification(s) from the drop-down list.
  • If prompted, please complete the CPE Justification by clicking 'Justify Credit Assignments.'

Questions/Comments?

Please contact cert-renewal@giac.org