Maintaining Your NCRM

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You must earn 16.5 continuing education credits (CEUs) during your accumulation period to maintain your NCRM. Each time you recertify, your NCRM is valid for another two year period during which you would need to obtain 16.5 CEUs in order to maintain your NCRM status. You can earn CEUs from both NAFCU and Non-NAFCU education programs that qualify for credit.

Earn Credits from NAFCU Education Programs

Easily maintain your NCRM designation by attending designated NAFCU conference sessions and/or webcasts. A number of NAFCU education programs qualify for education credits towards your NCRM recertification, including:

  1. Attend NAFCU's Risk Management Seminar (16.5 CEUs of in-person training)
  2. Attend NAFCU's Regulatory Compliance Seminar (16.5 CEUs of in-person training)
  3. Purchase the Online Compliance Training Subscription (includes over 30 live webcasts a year, 1.5 CEUs each)
  4. Attend NAFCU's BSA Seminar (16.5 CEUs of in-person training)
  5. Attend NAFCU's Regulatory Compliance School (16.5 CEUs of in-person training)
  6. Attend compliance sessions at other NAFCU conferences (various CEUs)
  7. Attend individual NAFCU compliance/risk webcasts (1.5 CEUs each)

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Earn Credits from Non-NAFCU Education Programs

Women at ComputersContinuing Education Credits (CEUs) can be earned by attending a non-NAFCU conference, event, or webcast, so long as the program is educational in nature and focuses on risk management topics. A total of .5 CEU is credited for each 30-minute increment of training. There is a $5 fee per .5 CEU earned. Program topics that qualify for CEUs include:

  • Enterprise Risk Management
  • Risk Assessments
  • cybersecurity/Data Breaches
  • Regulatory Risk
  • Vendor Management
  • Business Continuity Planning

Submit Non-NAFCU Programs for Credits

You are not required to submit non-NAFCU training program information for pre-approval for CEU credit. Please follow the guidelines above to determine if the program qualifies for NCRM credit.* Then click the above button to submit the form with payment. If you have questions on whether a program's content will earn CEUs for your NCRM recertification, please send an email to along with the program agenda/schedule and session descriptions.

*NAFCU reserves the right to disqualify programs that do not meet the standards required for CEU credit. 

Track Your CEU Credits

Track your NCRM certification credits online (login required). Please email with any questions.