Background Investigator Receives FCRA Advanced Certification

Tyler Blizinski Receives FCRA Basic Certification

Alliance Risk Group is pleased to announce that Background Investigator, Tyler Blizinski, received Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) Basic Certification from the Professional Background Screeners Association. This Certification signifies that Tyler has a core understanding of foundational information core to the Fair Credit Reporting Act and is committed to compliance at Alliance Risk Group. This expertise includes a thorough understanding of the…

  • Concepts, terminology and limitations on data included in a consumer report
  • Five basic duties of a consumer reporting agency under the FCRA
  • Basic rights and duties of end users and consumers under the FCRA
  • Regulatory enforcement actions under FCRA and consumer litigation

To become certified, Tyler completed a 5 webinar course training and passed an exam that requires of minimum score of 80%. He joins several other members of the Alliance Risk Group background investigation staff who hold FCRA Basic Certification and are now working toward Advanced Certification.

The team is led by our Background Investigations Manager, Teresa Goodwin, MBA, who is a PBSA Criminal Research Provider with knowledge of responsibilities as it relates to criminal history, FCRA compliance, data retention and security and correcting information, disputes and complaints. Teresa also holds FCRA Advanced Certification demonstrating that she is current on cutting-edge Fair Credit Reporting Act compliance issues, what constitutes “maximum possible accuracy”, disclosure and authorization form compliance, reporting adverse public record information, providing full file disclosures and the implications of recent litigation.

Countless businesses can claim a safer workplace as a result of the services provided by professional screening firms with FCRA Certification from the Professional Background Screeners Association.

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