Clinical Research Coordinator 101 Workshop

Clinical Research Coordinator 101

Monday, October 7, 2024


CTW 127

10:00am to 3:00pm


Registration Opens Soon!


This blended-learning training session is designed for clinical research coordinators, clinical research associates, or staff members who function in this capacity. 

This course provides basic information on coordinating clinical trials at the University of Kentucky and is appropriate for entry level positions or those new to the field.  Because this training is designed as an entry level program, it does not provide continuing education credit. There will be no fee charged to employees of the University of Kentucky.

Clinical Research Coordinator 101 consists of:

One half-day (4.5 hour) live and SEVEN web-based training modules. 

Participants must complete all web-based training modules and attend the in-person session to obtain a Certificate of Completion for this course. 


Course details: 

Four-hour In-Person session

  1. Understanding Clinical Research Protocols
  2. Role of the Clinical Research Coordinator
  3. UK IRB: What You Need to Know
  4. Regulatory Basics


Online Training Modules (UK LMS)

  • The CRSO process
  • Quality Assurance
  • Investigational Drug Services
  • Drug Device Trials/Accountability
  • Behavioral Science
  • Data Collection
  • Research Ethics 


*PREREQUISITE: All participants must complete two online CITI courses prior to attending CRC101:

  • Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC)

Please see the instructions below for accessing and completing these courses. 

For questions regarding this course or registration, please contact: 

April Bridenbecker, Workforce Development Program Manager


How to Access Online Prerequisite Courses:

1. CITI Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) Online Course

  • From the ORI page, login to access CITI. Access training using your UK Link Blue username and password.
  • The new CITI CRC course is available under the IRB menu, section III. Optional Courses.
    • How to add:
    • Under Learner Tools for University of Kentucky click on “Add a course or update learner groups”
    • Then check “HSP” and click Next.
    • Then check the box for "Additional Optional Courses of interest” and click next
    • Select “Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC)”