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TINS Inquiry Web-based Training


This Web-based training (WBT) is for state agency staff responsible for entering, maintaining or changing payee information in the Texas Identification Number System (TINS). This is an introductory course that focuses on inquiry and information lookup screens.

The TINS Inquiry WBT is a prerequisite for these TINS WBT courses:

  • TINS Online Entry
  • TINS Direct Deposit
  • TINS Warrant Hold


  • To introduce new users to TINS and enable them to navigate the system using Line 1 entry or by using the INQMEN screen
  • To provide an understanding of how various TINS screens are used to research payees, payments and TINS maintenance history
  • To prepare TINS users to enter information into TINS (which is covered by the TINS Online Entry Web-based training)

Course Exam

Upon successful completion of the end-of-course exam, you receive 1.0 hour of continuing professional education (CPE) credit.

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