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 Requirements Course Materials and Exam Availability
1. Property Insurance Fundamentals Online course and exam registration now available  (you will be redirected to the registration page on The Institutes’ website)

Prometric Test Centers are closed at least through May 1. Online exam will be available May 4-June 30, 2020. To register call The Institutes’ Customer Success department at (800) 644-2101 after May 1.
2. Catastrophe Risk in the Insurance Industry Exam registration now available  (you will be redirected to the registration page on The Institutes’ website)

Prometric Test Centers are closed at least through May 1. Online exam will be available May 4-June 30, 2020. To register call The Institutes’ Customer Success department at (800) 644-2101.

3. Introduction to Catastrophe Modeling Methodologies Exam registration now available  (you will be redirected to the registration page on The Institutes’ website)

Prometric Test Centers are closed at least through May 1. Online exam will be available May 4-June 30, 2020. To register call The Institutes’ Customer Success department at (800) 644-2101.

4. The Cat Modeling Process Learning Objectives Q2 2020. Exam will be available beginning July 15, 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)