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Certification Prerequisite: All applicants are required to submit a copy of their High School Diploma, GED certificate, or College Diploma with their application. If you are unable to locate your diploma, you may send a copy of your transcripts.
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Before you take the 4-day Specialist course, make sure you have the experience and education prerequisites listed below.
Required Documents - Include with application
The two year certification cycle is split up based on the first letter of your last name.
Fees are prorated by 50% when applications are submitted 1/2 way through the certification cycle. Use the chart below to determine the fee for your certification
*Note: If you are paying the prorated fee and we are close to the end of the year when your certification would expire, you may want to submit your paperwork in January of the begining of the next cycle. This will save you a some money.
The two year certification cycle is split up based on the first letter of your last name. Fees are prorated by 50% when applications are submitted 1/2 way through the certification cycle.
Renewal notices are mailed out in October of every year.
If the first letter of your last name begins with A-K, you will renew in EVEN numbered years.
If the first letter of your last name begins with L-Z, you will renew in an ODD numbered year.
First Specialist Renewal
If this is your first Specialist renewal you are not requied to take a recert course becasue you just completed the 4 day course.
Required Tester Attachments
Your renewal notice will be mailed to you in the first two weeks of October.
Contact the program to make sure your contact information is up to date. We can email, fax, or mail you a copy.
firstname.lastname@example.org or 971-673-0321
The renewal fee is for a Tester OR Speciialist is $195.00 The renewal fee for a Tester AND Specialist is $305.00
Renewal packets and payments are due by December 31
Late FeeIf you are submitting your renewal late, after January 31st, then you will need to pay the renewal fee plus the $50.00 reinstatement fee.
The late renewal fee for a Tester OR Specialist is $245.00The late renewal fee for a TESTER AND Specialist is $355.00
Before you take the 5-day Tester course, make sure you have the education prerequisite listed below.
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