Q: I am certified from a foreign country, how can I become a CSIA member?
A: You must send a copy of your current certification and application form to the Membership Services Department to be granted an Affiliate CSIA Member status. For more information about the affiliate status and the link to the application form, please click here.
Q: If I want to become a CSIA Instructor do I get any recognition for my other certification(s)?
A: All Affiliate Instructors with legitimate foreign certification merit some degree of recognition. Based on our charts, Affiliate members will be assigned an equivalency to a CSIA certification level, which allows to go straight to the next CSIA certification level.