IASIU offers three certification programs. The Certified Insurance Fraud Investigator (CIFI) program is an accrediting process for individuals with the specialized skills required to detect, investigate and deter insurance fraud. The Certified Insurance Fraud Analyst (CIFA) program is an accrediting process that covers all topics that deem an analyst to be well rounded and versed in all aspects of fraud analysis. The Certified Insurance Fraud Representative (CIFR) which is designed to recognize those fraud awareness conscious claim representatives who are passionate about fraud detection and work closely with the SIU on a daily basis.
Holding one of the IASIU certifications gives the investigator or claim representative professional recognition in his/her field, ensures consistent high standards throughout the industry, provides highly qualified individuals to investigate insurance fraud and inspires public confidence in the integrity, objectivity and professionalism of insurance investigators.
All three programs have high standards for admission and testing, which includes adherence to IASIU’s code of ethics and a demonstrated competency through mandatory continuing professional education.
Being certified has many professional advantages, some of which include:
Individuals can also keep track of recertifications by submitting and tracking CEUs through the IASIU website.
CEUs are accessible under “My Professional Development” in your membership profile.