Courses & Publications

The Credit Research Foundation offers several certificate programs and individual education courses to help you advance your skills, knowledge and career. All courses are offered online and can be accessed and completed when it is convenient for you. CEUs are offered for all programs and courses. Please review the offerings below and click the links to learn more about each program or course.

Certificate Programs

Credit to Cash Management Principles Certificate Program (CCMP)

This program is designed to offer participants the advanced skills and knowledge needed to broaden their perspective of the discipline supported by independent self-study and proctored sessions allowing for student/instructor interaction.

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Essentials in Bankruptcy Certificate Program

This program, also called “My Customer Filed for Bankruptcy, Now What?” includes five sessions of self-study that can be taken together or separately. This program delivers everything from terminology through and including participation in a Creditors’ Committee.

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Advanced Concepts in Bankruptcy Certificate Program

This program delivers specific detail regarding changes in bankruptcy law and offers practical approaches and best practices when defining and defending strategies to optimize your business needs.

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Fundamentals of Credit & A/R Management Certificate Program (FCAR)

This program is designed for both new and experienced Credit and Accounts Receivable professionals looking to gain an advantage in their field.

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Online courses

Our online courses are designed to allow the student to complete the course any time, at their own pace, with no designated timeframe restrictions.

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International Courses

CRF and ICTF have partnered to provide discounted pricing to their respective members to participate in the education programs they each provide. CRF members can participate in the ICTF courses at the discounted Associate Partner (CRF) Member rate.

To see a list of ICTF’s International Courses, click here.

Custom Education Programs

Custom programs can also be designed to provide onsite education & training for an organization. For more information please contact Matt Skudera.

*Once courses are started, no refunds or transfers are allowed.


The Journal

The Credit & Financial Management Review (also know as The Journal) is a quarterly publication dedicated to in-depth research articles related to Order-to-Cash (O2C).


Perspective by CRF is a quarterly publication addressing people, process and technology within the Credit & Accounts Receivable (A/R) discipline.

Research Documents

Surveys, Benchmarking, White Paper Briefs & Educational Briefs

Subject Matter Expert Content

Content provided by thought leaders in Legal, Technology and Services within Credit, Accounts Receivable and Revenue Cycle Management disciplines.

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