CITI Certification

The successful completion of the basic course will satisfy institutional requirements for 5 years, after which a refresher course is required. Researchers and personnel on new applications or added to existing research must satisfy these ethics training requirements, or the IRB will not approve their inclusion on the research team.

Registration and Tutorials


1. Link your BYU account to CITI Here (login through CAS if you aren't already)
- If you already have a linked CITI account, skip to step 2.
- Otherwise you will see this screen.
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- Click on the appropriate option of whether you have a CITI account or not, and follow the on-screen prompts (ex. click "Create A New CITI Program Account").

2. You should now be at this screen.
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- Click on the Brigham Young University bar (mid-screen).
- Click "Add a Course".

3. Choose your curriculum.
- Choose Human Subject Research and the Submit button at the bottom.
- Now you can just proceed through your chosen tutorials by clicking on them, and following the on-screen instructions.

If you have any questions you may contact the IRB Office at (801) 422-3606, or by email at irb@byu.edu.