Enrolling in the course
It is recommended that you complete the online modules on a computer with a strong Internet connection. The modules do not have to completed in one sitting. You may stop and start as you please, and the course will save your progress. The modules and quizzes should take approximately 3 hours to complete.
Google Chrome is the preferred browser for this course. Using another browser (such as Firefox, Internet Explorer, or Safari) may lead to course files loading incorrectly.
You can install Google Chrome for free by visiting: https://www.google.com/chrome/browser/desktop/index.html
Step 1: Creating a myIRETA Account
*You must complete this step prior to accessing the course.
To access the course, you will need to be logged into myIRETA.
Create your myIRETA account here: http://my.ireta.org/myireta
Please create your myIRETA account with the following information
Username: Your University of Maryland Email address
E-mail address: Your University of Maryland Email address
**Please do not use a personal email address to create your account.
Once you have created an account you will be directed to your profile page (see image at right). You will need to return to this page later when you have completed the course to download your Certificate of Completion.
Step 2: Enrolling in the course
Once you create your myIRETA account you can access the course at the link below: http://aws.my.ireta.org/onlineEd/course/view.php?id=52
You will be directed to the course enrollment page. Please enter the following enrollment key and hit “Enroll me”.
Enrollment Key: sw@umb
Congratulations! You are now enrolled in the SOWK 630 Social Work Practice with Individuals SBIRT Online Modules
Instructions in the course:
This course serves to provide baseline knowledge prior to in class sessions. Once enrolled you will be directed to the course home page. To begin, enter Module 1.
Modules must be viewed in full. The audio must be listened to in its entirety.
There are 5 modules for you to complete.
Be sure to disable all pop-up blockers on your computer.
You must complete each module in the course. When you complete a module, you will need to return to the home page or use the navigation bar to continue to a quiz.
Once you complete all 5 modules and quizzes, you will receive a certificate of completion. You must return the certificate of completion to your instructor to verify that you have completed the course.
Certificates are dependent on:
Viewing the modules to completion
100% on quiz – you can retake the quizzes as many times as you’d like.
To access your Certificate of Completion, return to your myIRETA profile page. You can log in to your profile page at the link below. http://my.ireta.org/user
Download your UMB SOWK 630 Certificate of Completion from the link under the heading “CEUs and Certificates of Completion”. This certificate is issued by IRETA, not your SOWK630 Instructor.
Be sure to BOTH save the certificate to your personal files AND print a hard copy. Certificates are stored on the learning management system and are available for download at later times.
Frequently Asked Questions
The audio stopped, how do I advance to the next section?
Please click through the animation tabs within the slide.
I keep seeing these icons above my module. What do they mean?
These icons are there to help you monitor your progress in the course. Next to the module title, one of two symbols will be displayed.
A moon symbol indicates that the module is loading.
A green x symbol indicates that the module is fully loaded.