This site was created by RCI to help meet the continuing educational needs of roofing, waterproofing and exterior wall professionals. Courses completed through this e-learning site yield Continuing Educational Hours (CEHs) from RCI, Inc.
For more information about RCI, visit: www.rci-online.org
.What are the advantages of online study?
Studying online is a convenient and effective way to learn that saves students time and money. There's no need to schedule time away from work or travel to a classroom site. You can work at your own pace, when it is convenient for you – at the office, at home, or anywhere you have a computer, or tablet with Internet access.What computer equipment is required?
You simply need a PC, Macintosh or tablet with an Internet connection. Register for the Free course to see how it will work with your system. The higher your modem speed, the faster your courses will move, but even if your modem speed is only 28.8 kbps, you can still access the courses.Are there specific times when I need to be in class?
No. These courses are available to you any time you log on – no matter the day or time. Once you register for a course, you will have access to the online course for 90 daysWhat special study skills are required for online learning?
Self-motivation is a key ingredient. You also need to recognize when to review certain concepts before moving forward. Do not just click through. You are in control of your learning and your own learning pace. Take the time and you will make steady progress through the course. Use the quizzes to test yourself. You can go back and review previously covered material any time during the days the course is open.Will there be an instructor?
There is no instructor, each section of the course plays like movie in your browser. Text and graphics demonstrate the principles of each chapter of the course. Some courses may feature audio sequences – others do not.Will I know how I'm doing in the course?
Yes. You will be asked to answer questions at the end of each chapter. When you have completed the last chapter, there is a final quiz. Your responses are graded as you go to give you immediate feedback regarding your comprehension. Take the final quiz when you feel ready.Do I receive continuing educational credit for an online course?
Yes. All courses receive Continuing Educational Hours (CEHs) from RCI, Inc. CEHs are awarded for the year in which the course is completed. See individual course descriptions for the number of CEHs associated with each course.Can I go back and review the information even after I have completed the course?
Yes. Once you register for a course, you will have access to the online course for 90 days starting at your first log on. In that time you may go back to review content as often as you like.How do I register for an online course?
1. Register and view the CATALOG.
2. Select a course from the CATALOG and follow the instructions to enroll