The requirements for earning the Certified Specialist in Predictive Analytics (CSPA) credential include passing three exams, completing a project, and completing an ethics course, as described below.
|1. Property – Casualty Insurance Fundamentals (you will be redirected to the registration page on The Institutes’ website)||Online Course now open
Exam currently being offered
|2. Data Concepts and Visualization (you will be redirected to the registration page on The Institutes’ website)||Online Course now open
Exam offered starting mid-October 2017
|3. Predictive Modeling – Methods and Techniques||Updated syllabus with recommended study materials available mid-July 2017
Exam offered fourth quarter 2017/first quarter 2018
|4. Case Study Project: P&C Predictive Modeling Application||Project assignments available starting mid-October 2017|
|5. Online Course on Ethics and Professionalism||Now available on-demand through The Institutes|
iCAS course & exam registration process for both PC1 and DS1 is as follows:
- Order the course study materials which includes 1 exam attempt. Please visit The Institutes’ website or call (800) 644-2101 (U.S. and Canada) or (610) 644-2100 (Outside the U.S.) to order by phone.
- To register for the iCAS exam, call The Institutes customer service at (800) 644-2101.
- 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 2 above)