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Core Clinical Research Training Course

Click here to view the CCRT course syllabus.


The next in-person course will be in March 2018:

March 19th – ART 2408 (8:00-12:30)

March 21st – ART 2408 (8:00-12:30)

March 23rd – ART 1119 (8:30-1:00)

March 26th – BEB 201 (pending) (8:00-12:30)

March 28th – Storm Eye 809 (pending) (8:00-1:00)

March 30th – ART 1119 (8:30-1:00)

The online course is open enrollment year round.


The purpose of the Core Clinical Research Training course is to prepare research team members to coordinate cost effective healthcare research while at the same time, promote the rights and safety of human subjects, achieve recruitment and retention outcomes and contribute to the science of health care in compliance with the Good Clinical Practice Guidelines and federal regulations. The training prepares participants to successfully manage many phases of health care research from study initiation to close out.

• Course offered in Spring and Fall
• 6 days - M, W, F over a 2-week period
(8:30am to 12:30pm)
• In-person instruction with online quizzes

• Course offered year-round
• 24/7 web access for 8 weeks
• Recorded presentation with online quizzes
Content provided in 15 different topic areas
Certificate of Completion will be awarded with a score of 75% or above
Useful preparation for coordinator certification
Bonus materials & downloadable resources
Cost: $75.00 for MUSC Students, Faculty and Staff; $175 for Non-MUSC
13.5 CME or 1.35 CEU credits awarded through MUSC's Office of Continuing Education


Participants must register online. If you are a MUSC participant and your department is covering the cost, please select that you will be paying via IIT. Have your business manager set up a new vendor: CCRT Program - SCTR Institute & email IIT to Please do not make a payment with an MUSC PCard. Payments can also be made by credit card or personal check. For Personal Checks please make your payment out to MUSC in the memo line please write CCRT.

Please send your check to:

Susan Waltz
SCTR Business Office
125 Doughty Street, Suite 100
MSC 195
Charleston, SC 29425

Cost: $75 for MUSC Students, Faculty, and Staff and $175 for an External Organization

Course enrollment / online access will not be granted until the online registration & payment has been received. To find out more about enrollment / withdrawal policies & procedures, please click here.


“This is a great learning opportunity for the whole study team; it covers all job positions from Data Manager to PI.”

“Important course for anyone involved in research.”

“Loaded with helpful information, contacts and resources.”

Contact Bridget Micka at 843-792-8446 or


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