Continuing Professional Education (CPE)

At Basel III Institute, we’re committed to helping information security professionals further their education in all Basel related areas of their profession. Once an individual has successfully passed a Basel III Institute examination, continuing education is required to ensure his or her certification is in good standing.

Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Credits

In addition to paying an annual maintenance fee and subscribing to the Basel III Institute Code of Ethics, a Basel III Institute certificate holder must earn CPE credits over a three year period – or retake their certification examinations. CPE credits are earned through activities related to the information security profession including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Attending educational courses or seminars
  • Attending compliance conferences
  • Listening to vendor presentations
  • Completing university/college courses
  • Providing compliance training
  • Publishing compliance articles or books
  • Serving on industry board
  • Self-study
  • Completing compliance work, including serving on Basel II Institute volunteer committees