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Provide proof of graduation from a polygraph examiners course approved by the Department of Public Safety Standards and Training or provide documentation of military experience or training that the department determines is substantially equivalent to the education required.
Complete a Form PL-1 Application for Trainee Polygraph Examiner License, have your fingerprints taken and pay the required fees. Submit all of these items together as one packet to DPSST.
Complete all requirements of a Trainee Polygraph Examiner.
Submit a completed Form PL-1 Application for Polygraph Exmainer License, and fees to the Program.
Successfully pass a closed-book examination.
Please Note: Applicants for licensure as a polygraph examiner or trainee who are not residents of this state must provide an irrevocable written consent with the application for a license or renewal permitting the Director to act as an agent for the service of all legal process in this state.
A completed application Form PL-21;
The required license renewal fee as prescribed in OAR 259-020-0220; and
Documentation of current knowledge, skills or abilities as a polygraph examiner or trainee.
the purpose of this rule, documentation of current knowledge, skills or
abilities as a polygraph examiner or trainee may be satisfied
by:Completing continuing education requirements pursuant to OAR
Achieving a passing score on an examination for licensure conducted by the Department.
$50.00 Licensing Fee - Yearly renewal
$46.25 Criminal History Background Check Fee
$50.00 Exam Fee (per testing attempt)
Submit electronic fingerprints via Fieldprint, Inc. Fieldprint provides all aspects of the fingerprinting process from electronic collection to sending the collected fingerprints to OSP/FBI for processing - eliminating the need for submission of a fingerprint card to the department. In addition, Fieldprint offers nationwide fingerprinting services within a reasonable distance from any location. Please visit: www.fieldprintoregon.com for more information and to schedule an appointment.
Be Sure to enter the correct Fieldprint code (code is listed above) when scheduling your appointment. Entry of an incorrect code will result in the rejection of your prints and you will be required to reschedule and repeat the fingerprint process; which will include repayment of the electronic fingerprint fee charged by Fieldprint Inc; and
Once you have completed the process of scheduling an appointment with Fieldprint, Inc., you will be provided with a Confirmation Page. You must include a copy of your Confirmation Page with your application (Form PL-1) upon submission to DPSST.
Submit a LiveScan fingerprint card to the department. LiveScan is an inkless electronic fingerprinting method where fingerprints are scanned and saved as a digital image, then printed onto a fingerprint card. When done properly, LiveScan can have a greater success rate than the traditional ink method. However, LiveScan is not available in all areas.
Submit a completed ink and roll fingerprint card to the Program.
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