Document Library

ABIH General          
ABIH® Brochure       To print accurately, adjust your printer properties to landscape, duplex, binder settings mode; then tri-fold after printing.
By-Laws pdf link        
Governing Policies        
Confidentiality Statement        
Credit Card Payment Form Credit Card Payment Form PDF         
Privacy Policy        
Security Agreement Security Agreement PDF       (Non-disclosure form required of examination reviewers and item writers.)
Certification Appeals Procedure Certification Appeals Procedure PDF        Procedures for appealing adverse application, examination, recertification or reactivation decisions.
Application Documents    
Eligibility Self-Assessment PDF file        
Application Form

PDF file

Word file

Reapplication Form Reapplication Form Reapplication Form Word Format     Use this form if it’s been More than 2 years since your original approval or last updated approval
Reapplication Request Reapplication Request PDF Reapplication Request Word     Use this form if it’s been Less than 2 years since your original approval or last updated approval
Cancel Request Cancel Request PDF Cancel Request Word     Use this form if you are currently approved/scheduled for the exam and it’s been Less than 2 years since your original approval or last updated approval
Professional Reference Questionnaire Professional Reference Questionnaire PDF Professional Reference Questionnaire Word      
IH Coursework Document Form IH Coursework Document Form PDF IH Coursework Document Form Word      
Candidate Handbook
Candidate Handbook  Candidate Handbook PDF      
Exam Scheduling Fact Sheet Exam Equation Sheets PDF        
Exam Equation Sheets  Exam Equation Sheets PDF        
Review of Exam Score Form Exam Equation Sheets PDF      
Test Accommodations    
Documentation Guidelines Document Guidelines PDF        
Request Form Request Form PDF Request Form Word       
Certification Maintenance (CM) Documents
CM 2018 Changes Summary       November 1, 2018
CM Primer       The CM program explained in an easy-to-follow approach.
CM Program Handbook CM Program Handbook PDF        Program description and rules. Everything in the handbook is available on the website. Everything on the website is not in the handbook.
CM Worksheet November 2018     CM Worksheet Excel  

The Excel version automates point summaries and provides error messages based on your inputs.

  CM Worksheet PDF      

The PDF version of the CMW is designed to be printed and manually completed.

New CIH® Orientation    

Part 1 - Key Dates in the CM Cycle (11 minutes)

The PDF documents are only the slides.


Part 2 - Earning CM Credit (24 minutes)


Part 3 - The CM Worksheet Review (10 minutes)

CM Credit Calculation Method       Overview
        Supplemental, more detailed information if the Overview doesn't answer your questions.
Attendance Verification Form Attendance Verification Form PDF         Record your attendance when no other means is available. Especially useful for local conferences.
CM By Exam CM by Exam PDF        Used when taking the Exam for CM or Reactivation.
Voluntary Surrender
Form                 Voluntary Surrender Form PDF       Form and rules to voluntarily surrender the CIH® or CAIH® certification.
Code of Ethics Code of Ethics PDF        
Ethics Case Procedure Ethics Case Procedure PDF        
Ethics Complaint Form Ethics Complaint Form PDF Ethics Complaint Form Word      
ABIH Award Guidelines
ABIH® Lynn C. O’Donnell Lifetime Achievement Award Guidelines Lifetime Achievement Award Guidelines PDF        
ABIH® Impact Award Guidelines Lifetime Achievement Award Guidelines PDF