Certificates

       

CARA offers certificates to members for completion professional development webinar series in several key areas of research administration and management: Clinical Research, Contracts, Finance, Grants and Project Management. CARA offers webinar series at the introductory, intermediate and advanced levels in each of these areas. Completion of each level earns the attendee a certificate. These certificates for attendance and are non-evaluative. If you are interested in pursuing an all-round introduction to the profession with evaluated work, please consider enrolling in the Certificate in Research Administration or Certificate in Research Management. If you have a more specific education or training interest, please contact CARA about other training and mentoring opportunities.

   

Clinical Research Certificate

Introductory Level:

Facilitating Patient Recruitment: Consent to Contact for Research and Review of Medical Records Initiative at the Fraser Health Authority (available on demand)

Recent Developments in Research Integrity Administration in Canada (available on demand)

Intro to Privacy for Research Administrators: Part 1 - Concepts and Trends in Privacy Law affecting Research (available on demand)

    

Intermediate Level:

Building Pharma's Field of Dreams (March 7)

Industry Perspectives of Clinical Research Partners. How do Clinical Trials come to Canada? (available on demand)

Building a better budget (available on demand)

    

Advanced Level:

CTAs Part 1:Liability Issues -indemnity, insurance, subject injury and limitation of liability(available on demand)

CTAs Part 2: Proprietary Matters -IP, confidentiality, publication and bio materials (available on demand)

CTAs Part 3: Other key provisions- Governing Law and jurisdiction, privacy, publicity and key "Boilerplate" clauses (available on demand)

    

Contracts Certificate

Introductory Level:

Contracts Part 1 What's in a Word (available on demand)                                                                          

Contracts Part 2 Understanding the Differences in Contracts (available on demand)

Contracts Part 3 The Two Way Street (available on demand)

   

Intermediate Level:

Intellectual Property Issues in Sponsored Research (available on demand)     

CTAs Part 1:Liability Issues -indemnity, insurance, subject injury and limitation of liability(available on demand)

What Goes Around Comes Around (available on demand)

    

Advanced Level:

Advanced Contracts (April 28)

CTAs Part 2: Proprietary Matters -IP, confidentiality, publication and bio materials (available on demand)

CTAs Part 3: Other key provisions- Governing Law and jurisdiction, privacy, publicity and key "Boilerplate" clauses (available on demand)

                                                

Finance Certificate   

Introductory Level: 
Cost and financial management - Costing a funding proposal  

What goes around comes around (available on demand)    
      
Intermediate Level: 
Managing Hospitality and Sabbatical Expenses (available on demand)
Financial reporting and Research Audits (available on demand)
Tri Agency Reps Discuss Eligibility of Expenses (available on demand)
Tri Agency Representatives Discuss Monitoring Reviews (available on demand)

      
Advanced Level: 
Project Financial Management 
Expense Eligibility on Research Grants (available on demand)
In Kind Contributions on Research Grants. (available on demand) 

   

Grants Certificate

Introductory Level:

Motivating Faculty Members to Meet Deadlines - Intro to Grant Facilitation (to be announced)

Collaborative Leadership and the Role of the Research Administrator (to be announced)

Identifying Funding Sources at a Small Institution (on demand webinar)

   

Intermediate Level:

Research Administrators and our Role in Research Dissemination (available on demand)

Research Development Strategies to Increase Grant Success (available on demand)

Grantbusters: Identifying Funding Sources (Bilingual, begins at 21:51) (available on demand)

   

Advanced Level:

Collaborative Grantseeking: 5 Secrets for Success (March 15)

Advanced Grantscrafting (April 5)(April 5)

Enhancing Research Resources (Capacity Building)  (available on demand)

   

Project Management Certificate

Intro to Project Management part 1 April 11, 2017
Intro to Project Management part 2 - April 18, 2017
Intro to Project Management part 3 April 26, 2017

    

Intermediate Project Management part 1 - May 16, 2017
Intermediate Project Management part 2 - May 23, 2017
Intermediate Project Management part 2 - May 30, 2017    

Advanced Project Management - Role of the Project Manager - part 1 - Sept 6, 2017
Advanced Project Management: Leadership Lessons -part 2 Sept 27, 2017