IRB Education

JHM ACH IRB Compliance Training 

Principal Investigators (PI) and study team members are required to complete IRB compliance training.

There are three required courses for all PIs and study team members: 

  • *Basic Human Subjects Research (CITI);
  • Conflict of Interest and Commitment";
  • HIPAA and Research -01
*If you have taken "Basic Human Subjects Research (CITI)" course within the last year, you do not need to repeat it.  When you submit your first application in eIRB you will be able to upload your certificate of completion for the CITI course at that time.

To access these courses, follow the instructions below:

  1. You must have a JHED ID (Please contact the IRB Office at 727-767-4275 for JHED ID information)
  2. Go to
  3. Login with your JHED ID
  4. Click on "My Learning"
  5. Click on "Click here to search the course catalog"
  6. Click on "Catalog" tab
  7. Click on "Compliance"
  8. Click on "Research Compliance and Ethics"
  9. The following 3 classes are the required training.
    Basic Human Subjects Research (CITI)
    Conflict of Interest and Commitment
    HIPAA & Research -01
  10. Select each class
    Click on "Add to My Plan".  The class will come up with your information.
    Click "next".  The next page is your confirmation.
    Select "Done" (You will receive a confirmation e-mail with instructions to launch the course but you do not need one to begin the course.  Your courses will appear in the bottom space and you can click to launch.)
    Repeat steps 5-10 for each of the three courses.

Each course varies in time commitment.  Please allow approximately 8-10 hours for all three courses.  You may leave a course at any time and return to the course later.  In other words, each course may be done separately, and even within each course, you may leave the course and pick up later where you left off.

View this website for details about the three classes described above.

For assistance, please contact the IRB Office at 727-767-4275.