Certified Brain Injury Specialist

Study preparation opportunities for professionals seeking Certified Brain Injury Specialist (CBIS) certification.

The Academy of Certified Brain Injury Specialists (CBIS) offers a brain injury certification program for direct care staff and professionals with three options:

  • Certified Brain Injury Specialist
  • Certified Brain Injury Specialist Trainer
  • Provisional Certified Brain Injury Specialist

To become certified, you must demonstrate experience in the field and pass a written examination.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Applicants must have had 500 hours of currently verifiable direct contact experience with an individual or individuals with brain injury (includes stroke).
  • Experience can be paid employment and/or academic internship.
  • The qualifying experience must have included formal supervision or have been conducted while the applicant operated under a professional license.  Volunteer work does not qualify.
  • Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent.

Review options:

5 recorded training webinars for up to one year from purchase for $250. Complete the CBIS Support Form linked below to purchase access.

Group rates are available - we also offer "live virtual " review sessions. Complete the CBIS Support Form and a staff person will be in touch with more details.