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Construction Risk and Insurance Specialist
Specialized curriculum focusing on the insurance and risk management
needs of construction projects and contractors.
The CRIS program:
  • Completion of 5 specialized courses and their respective on-line exams are required to earn the CRIS designation
  • CRIS courses can be completed by attending classes
  • The CRIS program is co-sponsored with the Massachusetts Association of Insurance Agents
  • Registrations for classes are completed through the Massachusetts Association of Insurance Agents

Commercial Auto, Surety, CIPs, and Miscellaneous Lines
Commercial Liability Insurance for Contractors
Contractual Risk Transfer in Construction
Property Insurance for Contractors
Workers Compensation for Contractors

CRIS Re-Accreditation

  • Once you earn the right to use the CRIS certification you must engage in an ongoing continuing education process to maintain it
  • This involves obtaining 7 hours of approved construction risk and insurance continuing education credit during the 24 months following initial receipt of the certification and every 12 months thereafter
  • You may obtain this CE credit by attending approved CRIS courses or conferences or completing online CRIS courses


See MAIA's calendar for CRIS class schedule