How To Use This Online MSP Training

Learning is straightforward and easy when taking this course. All you need to know to get started are the following simple steps:


    Course Registration

The MSP training is accessible by financial brothers who are pre-approved by their MSP Chairperson to take these courses. If you have successfully completed the MSP online training on or after 10/1/2010 and it is reflected in your records at IHQ (Omega Psi Phi Fraternity International Headquarters), then there is no need to re-take this course. 

The following MSP Certification expiration rules now apply:
- Certification will run from November 1st through October 31st.
- Certification lasts one year or less depending on when certification / re-certification takes place (November 1st through October 31st ).
- A grace period exists from November 1st through December 31st to re-certify.
- On January 1st, the system will declare everyone who has not been certified / re-certified since October 31st as non-certified.


Course Access

For access, use your membership control number as the Registration User ID and the word Ďtempí as the Registration Password.  Successful login is necessary in order to record your MSP training performance at IHQ.


Course Structure

This course is divided into MSP sections or chapters listed on the left sidebar. This self-paced tutorial is designed to be studied in a linear fashion, but at any time you can jump to another chapter. While we suggest that you read the chapter subjects in order, you can click a subject title to jump directly to that subject page.


Side Bar

The course has a side bar that has a list of links to the various chapters in the course. You can click on these links to get to the first page of the specific chapter. The sidebar may also have the following buttons which are used for bookmarking:

   Save
  
Stores the center-section page you are currently viewing so that you can
   return to it at some future time. This bookmark is remembered even if
   you restart your computer.

         Go To
         Once you have used the Save button, you can reload the bookmarked
         page by pressing this button.  

 


Moving About

Any time you see text that is underlined and in color, you can click it and jump directly to another page of information. This is known as hypertext. You can also click certain graphics, known as hyperlinks or hot links to access other resources. How do you know which images are links? Watch the cursor. When you move it over hypertext or a hyperlinked graphic, the cursor changes from an arrow to a hand.
To continue to the next page, click the Next button
To return to the previous page, click the Back button.

You can also use your browser's Back button to return to the previous page.


Successful MSP Course Completion

Completion of the online MSP training is achieved by completing all of the examinations with a performance score of 70%.  It is highly suggested that you prepare for this training by thoroughly reviewing the MSP Code of Conduct and Disciplinary Policy and MSP Manual documents referenced within this online training.

There are 10 randomly presented questions found at the end of Sections I, II, II, and IV.  You must correctly answer at least 7 of the 10 questions in order to successfully advance to the next sections. 

Once you have successfully completed Section IVís examination, you will be presented with an MSP training completion certificate.  Please feel free to print this document and maintain for your records.  Your official MSP performance record will be maintained at IHQ.