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CITI Training - Using Human Subjects in Research

Undergraduate Students

"Undergraduate Training on Human Subjects Research" must be completed by undergraduate students using people or their private information in class research projects.

The training is available through the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI).

Instructions:

Go to the CITI webpage.

Click the white "Register" button at the top of the page.

In the blank on the page to "Select Your Organization Affiliation", type "University of Louisiana at Lafayette" (which will self-populate), then select the university.

DO NOT use the Independent Learner Registration (this will charge you money).

Agree to the terms of use and affirm your affiliation with UL Lafayette.

Click "Continue To Create Your CITI Program Username/Password."

Click "Continue to step 3" where you will select "University of Louisiana at Lafayette Courses"

On the courses page, Questions 1-7 should be answered "not at this time" or left blank, unless you would like to view a course.

In question 8, select "Undergraduate Training on Human Subjects Research".  There are 5 modules to complete in the course.

Your professor may assign additional modules as they feel is necessary for your research objectives.

When you login in CITI, click the blue Log In button or use the LOG IN option (do not use LOG IN THROUGH MY INSTITUTION).

Faculty and Graduate Students


"Basic Human Subjects Research" training must be completed by faculty and graduate students using people or their private information in their research.

The training is available through the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI).

Download specific registration insructions.

Short Instructions:

Go to the CITI webpage.

First time users of the CITI training will need to register. Click the white "Register" button at the top of the page.

In the blank on the page to "Select Your Organization Affiliation", type "University of Louisiana at Lafayette" (which will self-populate), then select the university.

DO NOT use the Independent Learner Registration (this will charge you money).

Agree to the terms of use and affirm your affiliation with UL Lafayette.

Click "Continue To Create Your CITI Program Username/Password."

Click "Continue to step 3" where you will select "University of Louisiana at Lafayette Courses"

On the courses page, Questions 1-7 should be answered "not at this time" or left blank unless you would like to view a course.

In question 8, select "Basic Human Subjects Research".  There are 13 modules to complete in the course.

Once in the course, you will need to compete one of two elective modules in addition to the required modules  in order to receive your certificate.

The IRB Chair may assign additional modules as is necessary for your research objectives.

Note - you may update your course selections later by clicking the "add a course button at the bottom of your "My Courses" page.

There is no charge to faculty, staff, or students to use this material, as long as you do not request CEU credit.

When you login in CITI, click the blue Log In button or use the LOG IN option (do not use LOG IN THROUGH MY INSTITUTION).