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SearchLab: Advanced Internet Recruitment Strategies (CIR & ACIR)

SearchLab: Advanced Internet Recruitment Strategies (CIR & ACIR)

Regular price $1,195.00 USD
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In today's constantly evolving job market and with the internet's vast resources, it's crucial to know effective sourcing techniques to identify the most qualified candidates and information. SearchLab was created to help participants improve their internet research and sourcing skills to succeed in their roles. 

The course will help attendees understand search engines and the principles of Boolean logic. Participants will explore advanced search commands and the importance of investigative sourcing. The class also includes leading-edge concepts such as using generative AI to discover resources and creating programmable search engines. Additionally, participants will be able to gain practical experience in specialized search methods such as PowerSearch and Xray.

*All attendees will have access to both the CIR and ACIR exams as part of their SearchLab purchase.

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What's Included

The AIRS Flagship course

The course that started it all is now jam-packed with over 10 hours of sourcing expertise as well as access to both CIR and ACIR certifications. Also included to help you certify and get the most from your training are: 

  • CIR and ACIR Certification Access
  • Course materials and handouts
  • Practice Quizzes
  • Instructor Office Hours
  • Certification Badging

AIRS Certification

The Industry Standard.

AIRS Certification is the most widely known recruitment certification in the industry, and for good reason! With SearchLab: Advanced Internet Recruitment Strategies, you'll gain access to both the CIR and ACIR certification exams.

AIRS Certifications are valid for two full years at which point you can login to your MyAIRS account and retake the assessment to certify for another two years. For Free!

Scheduling is Easy

At Your Convenience

AIRS Certifications sessions are offered at various times every week.

After checking out, you will be sent an email with a link to login to the MyAIRS portal. Upon login, you can register for specific training sessions as well reschedule when necessary.

Additional Details

Course Information

Topics include:

  • Getting Organized and Navigating Search Engines: Grasp the fundamentals of search engines and how to navigate them efficiently.
  • Fundamental Boolean Logic: Explore Boolean operators, modifiers, and field search commands.
  • Advanced Boolean Search Commands: Go beyond basics to become proficient in specific and innovative search techniques.
  • Investigative Sourcing: Learn where and how to gather all necessary elements for in-depth and successful searches.
  • Using Generative AI for Sourcing: Discover how generative AI can be a valuable and impactful sourcing tool.
  • PeelBack and PeerSearch: Understand how to use these unique sourcing methodologies to further your recruiting efforts. OSINT (Open-Source Intelligence): Explore the vast world of publicly available information for sourcing.
  • Creating a Sourcing Strategy: Establish a robust, actionable plan to guide your sourcing efforts.
  • PowerSearching: Expand your searches with advanced methods to help locate candidate profiles and names.
  • Filetype Searching: Discover the importance and techniques of searching by file types.
  • Different Types of Xray Searches: Dive into various Xray search techniques and their benefits.
  • Using Xray as a Search Problem Solver: Turn challenges into solutions with the power of Xray searching.
  • Top Level Domain Searches: Understand and learn the art of domain-based searching.
  • Creating Programmable Search Engines: Advanced your sourcing reach by creating personalized search engines for specific subjects.


AIRS certifications are valid for two years at which point you can recertify for free! Simply login to your MyAIRS account and complete the certification exam to extend your certification for another two years.

Continuing Education Credits

SHRM: This program is valid for 11.5 PDCs toward SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP recertification.

HRCI: AIRS powered by ADP is a recognized provider of recertification credits. HR Certification Institute® preapproved this program for 11.5 HR (General) credit towards aPHR™, aPHRi™, PHR®, PHRca®, SPHR®, GPHR®, PHRi™ and SPHRi™ recertification.

Refund Policy

All training reservations are non-refundable.

While cancellations are not accepted, requests for rescheduling your selected training will be accepted up to 5 business days prior to the event. Unfortunately, we cannot accept rescheduling requests after that time. All AIRS Training purchases will be valid for attendance for a period of one year from purchase date.

If you need to reschedule, login to your MyAIRS learning portal and navigate to your scheduled sessions.  To do so click Live Sessions > # Registered > Learn More.  From there you can un-register from your current date and select a new one.  If you have any questions, please reach out to