Procedures and Registration

The requirements for earning the Certified Specialist in Catastrophe Risk (CSCR) credential include passing four exams and completing an ethics course, as described below.

Credential Requirement Availability
1. Property Insurance Fundamentals (you will be redirected to the registration page on The Institutes’ website) Online Course now open
Exam currently being offered
2. Catastrophe Risk Insurance Fundamentals (you will be redirected to the registration page on The Institutes’ website) Course materials and exam registration now available. U.S. Exam available beginning April 15, 2019
3. Introduction to Catastrophe Modeling Learning Objectives Coming Late 2019
4. Introduction to Catastrophe Risk Management – Using Cat Models Learning Objectives Early 2020
5. Online Course on Ethics and Professionalism Now available on-demand through The Institutes

Course & exam registration process is as follows:

  1. Register for the on line course, if applicable, and the examinations by visiting  The Institutes’ website or calling  (800) 644-2101 (U.S. and Canada) or (610) 644-2100 (Outside the U.S.) to order by phone.
  2. Once registered, each student will receive an email confirmation which includes instructions on contacting Prometrics Testing Center * to schedule the exam time & place.

*Must provide registration info from The Institutes (step 1 above)