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How to Become a Brain Injury Fundamentals Instructor

Information & Eligibility

Help others learn about brain injury fundamentals by becoming an instructor.

Becoming a Brain Injury Fundamentals Instructor:


  • Certified Brain Injury Specialist Trainer (CBIS/T)
  • Or, Certified Brain Injury Specialist (CBIS) with certification for 3+ years

Maintenance: Renew CBIS/CBIST certification to maintain instructor status.

  • Renewal of CBIS/CBIST is concurrent with Fundamentals Instructor Status
  • No additional requirements apply

Application Process:

  1. Apply for free online at To find the application, go to assignments, then additional forms, then Brain Injury Fundamentals Application. Please allow 5-7 business days for application processing. All application questions can be directed to 
  2. Attend a “Train the Trainer” webinar (approximately 30 minutes)
  3. Complete a mandatory survey

Training Materials:

  • Approved instructors will be provided with a Fundamentals Instructor Guide and PowerPoint slides for the Program Modules located in the Instructor Secure Zone
  • Training questions:

Email the ACBIS Training Team for more information:

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