Exam Outline

HIGH LEVEL EXAMINATION OUTLINES

Part 1 Management Principles and the Records and Information (RIM) Program

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  1. Principles of Management
  2. Human Resources/Staffing
  3. Methodologies
  4. Financial Considerations
  5. Planning
    1. Additional RIM Program Components
    2. Directing and Monitoring a RIM Program
    3. Ethical Responsibilities
    4. Global Concerns of a RIM Program

    Part 2 - Records and Information Creation and Use

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    1. Information Framework
    2. Risk Assessments and Audits
    3. Compliance
    4. Information Security and Privacy
    5. Information Creation

    Part 3 - Record Storage, Retrieval, Conversion, and Facilities

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    1. Storage
    2. Retrieval
    3. Conversion
    4. Facilities

    Part 4 Records Appraisal, Retention, Protection and Disposition

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    1. Records Inventory
      1. Records Appraisal
        1. Retention Schedule Creation
          1. Retention Schedule Implementation
            1. Retention Schedule Administration
              1. Vital Records Program
                1. Business Continuity
                  1. Archives

                    Part 5 Technology

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                    1. System Life Cycle
                    2. Architecture and Infrastructure
                    3. Life-Cycle Management
                    4. Imaging Technologies
                    5. Programs and Applications