Training Agenda




Chapter Continuing Education Frequently Asked Questions

How can attendees find additional information about specific continuing education programs?

  • CompTIA logo CompTIA allows individuals to keep their skills current and many of their certifications up-to-date without retesting by participation in CEU-qualified training activities. For details on CompTIA Continuing Education Program FAQs: http://certification.comptia.org/continuing-education/how-to-renew.

    AFCEA members can receive up to a 15% discount on Certification Vouchers at www.traintestcert.com

  • GIAC logo Each GIAC certification remains valid for 4 years. Two years after certification the renewal process will begin, and individuals must maintain their credentials through Continuing Professional Education credits (CPEs). For details visit: http://www.giac.org/pdfs/cert-renewal/faq.pdf. You may also email cert-renewal@giac.org.



  • Logical Operations logo Each Logical Operations (LO) certification remains valid for 3 years. The maintenance process for an LO certification can and should begin immediately upon receiving the certification. For more information, please visit http://logicaloperations.com/cfrcontinuingeducationprogram/ or email credentialing@logicaloperations.com.

  • ISC logo Credential holders must earn the minimum number of Continuing Professional Education credits (CPEs) annually during each year of the three-year certification cycle. Members must earn and submit the minimum annual number of CPEs to maintain their certification in “good standing”. For more information visit https://www.isc2.org/maintaining-your-credential.aspx.

  • For information about Project Management Institute’s program to maintain credentials visit: http://www.pmi.org/Certification/Maintain-Your-Credential.aspx.

  • GAGAS: Session content may also support GAGAS (Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards) Requirements for Continuing Professional Education. We recommend consulting with your supervisor to determine which sessions would help met your individual requirements. A CPE hour may be granted for each 50 minutes of participation in group programs and activities that qualify. http://www.gao.gov/assets/80/76894.pdf

  • Defense Acquisition Workforce: Members of the Defense Acquisition Workforce may qualify for continuous learning points (CLPs) at the rate of .5 point/hour for a maximum of 4 points/day attendance at appropriate events. http://www.dau.mil/CLC/Pages/PointCredit.aspx