The Association of Clinical Research Professionals

ACRP Clinical Research Knowledge Assessment™ (CRKA)

For employers and hiring managers who need to validate the foundational knowledge of their study teams, ACRP’s Clinical Research Knowledge Assessment™ (CRKA) is an efficient, effective solution.

Developed in conjunction with industry experts and pressure tested by thousands, ACRP’s Clinical Research Knowledge Assessment™ is a 50-question online assessment that tests core knowledge competencies and delivers peace of mind that employees have the foundational knowledge to do the important work in clinical research.


  • Efficiently and Effectively Validate Foundational Knowledge Before and After Training
  • Identify Areas for Staff Development
  • Mitigate Risk and Bolster Compliance

Program Specs

  • 50-Question Online Assessment
  • Assesses Foundational Knowledge Competencies of Clinical Research Professionals, Based on the Core Competency Framework of the Joint Task Force for Clinical Trial Competency