Dear TASA Candidate,
Welcome to TASA: TRACE Anti-Bribery Specialist Accreditation® Program. We are delighted that you decided to pursue TASA accreditation and look forward to guiding you through the program. Upon completion of the program, you will become part of an exclusive group of professionals, who like you are accredited as anti-bribery compliance specialists. The only accreditation program available that is dedicated exclusively to anti-bribery compliance, this program offers companies the highest level of training for their employees and provides individuals with a way to advance their career with a specific subject matter credential.
New applicants have one year to complete 20 credits in order to receive TASA accreditation. The TASA program is divided into three substantive phases:
o Regional - LatAm, Europe, AsiaPac
o Subject Matter - Business Integrity & Risk
o Industry - Oil, Gas & Energy, Financial Services, Life Sciences, Aerospace & Defense, Tech & Telecom
o To note more than one specialization can be sought. For each specialization, a total of 5 credits must be completed
Once you have completed the courses for each Phase, you will be eligible to take the exam for that phase. For Phases 1 and 2 respectively you will be required to complete a 55 question exam. For each specialization you will be required to complete a 25 question exam.
Credits towards TASA are offered for attendance to TASA-accredited conferences and TRACE live events. Additionally, candidates with directly-relevant professional experience are eligible to receive one (1) qualifying credit for each year of experience, up to a maximum of four (4) credits. To receive credits for your attendance to a live event or professional experience, please send an email to TASA@traceinternational.org.
Your TASA accreditation is valid for one year. The accreditation must be renewed each year and you will need to complete 8 course hours before your renewal date. You can now complete your TASA renewal by clicking the above "Renewal Form" link. Please note that you will need to print and upload your system transcript in order for your renewal to be processed. Should you wish to add a specialization(s) at renewal, you may do so. Please email the TASA team @firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be sure you are provided with the appropriate exam for your specialization(s) once all required course have been completed.
If you have completed Phase 1, 2 or the required courses for a specialization(s) and are ready to take the exam for that Phase (or specialization) please email email@example.com to have the exam set up in your account.