CPPS Review Courses

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) offers review courses to experienced patient safety professionals who plan to take the Certified Professional in Patient Safety (CPPS) examination. This course can help participants prepare for the exam by reviewing domain content areas and test-taking strategies.

These courses are not required to pass the certification exam. Participation in any of these courses does not guarantee a passing score on the certification exam.​​​​

CPPS Review Courses

via Webex​​

October 23, 2020
10AM - 5PM ET

​Registration available soon. Save your spot.

via the 
IHI Open School​

On demand


IHI Premium Members
10% off

IHI Premium Plus Members
20% off

Stand Up for Patient Safety (SUPS) Members
$20 off​

Please review our cancellation policy​.​​​​


Regular rate
$395 USD​

Discounts availab​​le

  • ​IHI Stand Up for Patient Safety members (SUPS)
    $375 USD
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  • IHI Premium Members
    $355.50 USD
  • IHI Premium Plus Members​

Cancellation Policy​

​​All cancellation requests may be submitted in writing at CPPS@ihi.org​. Requests received 72 hours (3 business days) in advance of the scheduled start time will receive a full refund. Refund requests submitted less than 72 hours (3 business days) in advance of the scheduled start time will be ineligible for a refund.​

About Certification

The CPPS credential distinguishes health care professionals who meet the competency requirements in the areas of patient safety science and human factors engineering, and who demonstrate the ability to apply this knowledge to effectively plan and implement patient safety initiatives.

​More than 3​,000 health professionals have become certified since the CPPS credential was introduced in 2012. Learn more about certification.​​​​