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STEP 1: Visit the IAAPA Website for Information on Certification http://www.iaapa.org/events-education/education/iaapa-certification-program Download and read the IAAPA Certification Application Guidebook (v2.0) STEP 2: Download and Complete the IAAPA Credit Hour Estimator Use this tool to calculate how many credit hours that you may have earned already. IAAPA can provide you with a transcript of courses, programs, and events that you may have attended including the credit hours each event has earned. IAAPA educational credit hour information is available for the years 2010-2014. For individual programs and courses that you participated in before 2010, please provide the following information:
To order an IAAPA Transcript of Participation, contact IAAPA at: econnor@IAAPA.org
STEP 3: Complete and submit the IAAPA Certification Application Form IAAPA will acknowledge receipt of your application and provide you a certification reference number (CRN). This reference number is also your IAAPA member number and it will give you access to the members-only section of the IAAPA website.
We may request further information or clarification from you as we processes your application.
STEP 4a: Yes, You Meet the Certification Criteria If you successfully meet all criteria, IAAPA will email you a confirmation within 30 days of receiving your application. Upon receipt of your approval notification you will be eligible to use one of the designations: ICAM, ICAL or, ICAE and you will be provided with a certification logo of that designation so that you can add it to your email signature, letter head, business card.
Commemorative framed IAAPA certificates are available for purchase from IAAPA's vendor. Five frame styles to choose from.
Confirmation of certification is completed once per month.
STEP 4b: No, You Do Not Meet the Certification Criteria If you do not meet all the criteria, IAAPA will notify to you via email within 30 days along with an explanation as to what criteria you did not meet as well as guidance on how to meet it in the future.
STEP 5 Apply for the Next Certification Level
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