​Summary of CPE-Eligible Activities

ActivityDescriptionCPE Credit

ISCEBS Continuing Education Exam

Annual continuing education exam available in two tracks. Passing the exam earns CPE credit.

15 credits per track

Conferences

Seated educational programs sponsored by ISCEBS, IFEBP or similar organizations at the national or chapter level

1 credit per 50-minute hour of education

CEBS Courses

Completing a U.S. or Canadian CEBS course by passing the national examination

30 credits per course

Undergraduate or Graduate Course Work

Completion of a relevant full-semester undergraduate or graduate course from an accredited college or university

College credits multiplied by the number of weeks in the semester

Licenses or Professional Designations

Courses completed to earn or maintain a professional designation relevant to the CEBS content domain area

1 credit per 50-minute hour of education, maximum of 30 credits

Local, Short or Online Programs

Local chapter programs, e-learning courses, Webinars

1 credit per 50-minute hour of education

Teaching/ Presenting

Conducting a class or presentation to a health, retirement or other employee benefits or compensation professionals in an online, classroom or conference setting

Up to 15 credits

Authorship

Examples include published books, book chapters, articles for peer-reviewed scholarly journals, publications targeting a professional audience and other comparable published works.

Up to 15 credits

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