Sponsor initiated activities are developed by a Sponsor and presented for group instruction. Examples include: short courses, workshops, seminars, conferences, teleconferences and distance learning (e.g. continuing education publications, teleconferences, multi-media instruction materials, and programmed learning materials).
The activity sponsor needs to complete and forward an Instructor's Form, Sponsor's form, Advertising Flyer, Certificate of Attendance, Activity Agenda and Presenter’s BIO to the CMP coordinator via email or snail mail 45 day prior to activity date.
RID Sponsor Form – complete ONLY the following fields, all others leave blank
Contact Phone Number
Activity Start Date
Activity Completion Date
Content Level - participant’s prior knowledge of the subject
Date(s) of Activity
Title of Activity
Level of Participant’s Prior Knowledge of Topic
Evaluation & Assessment
Logos– CMP, ACET, Both
The following paragraph: "FRID is an Approved RID CMP Sponsor for Continuing Education Activities. This [Content Area – either GS or PS] program is offered for [#] CEU's at the [pick a level –`little/no' thru `teaching'] Content Knowledge Level."
Information about the objectives of the activity
Cancellation and refund policy
The target audience
Information about how to request reasonable accommodations
CMP and ACET logos
Full Title of Activity as filed online
RID activity number
FRID as CEU sponsor and sponsor code (0049)
Sponsoring organization’s name
Signature of presenter
Times for specific activities
Times for breaks, including meals if any
Upon receipt of these forms, the CMP coordinator will process the forms and send the activity sponsor a confirmation letter including the RID Activity number along with the Activity Report Form (ARF) and a sample evaluation form.
Upon event completion, the activity sponsor must mail all Activity Report Forms (ARF) and evaluations to the CMP coordinator via snail mail within 30 days.
Upon receipt of the Activity Report Forms and evaluations, the CMP coordinator will process and forward the forms to the RID national office for further processing and should be added to the participant's transcripts within 45 days.