Professional development is offered through free online training materials, webinars, conferences, and free access to the AIRS I&R Toolkit that includes the I&R Training Manual ($450 value)
Networking opportunities are offered through conferences and free access to the AIRS Networker to learn about industry trends and connect with other I&R professionals.
Accreditation is the primary quality assurance mechanism for affirming I&R excellence by demonstrating compliance with the AIRS Standards and Quality Indicators for Professional Information and Referral.
Certification statewide accreditation test dates and sites available from various I&R sites up to six times throughout the year. AIRS Certification Program is a professional credentialing program for individuals working within the I&R sector of human services.
Public Policy updates are provided to members and TAIRS advocates for standards based practices and for legislative action that supports our profession.
Education & Training Conference convenes at different cities throughout Texas. The conference offers training and professional networking opportunities. Registration fees to both TAIRS and AIRS conferences are discounted for members.
Service Awards presented annually to Information & Referral professionals and sites demonstrating outstanding service in the past year. Nomination required.
Website keep up with the latest developments from TAIRS and AIRS electronically www.tairs.org.
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TAIRS is a non-profit organization as determined under section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.