CESP Exam Eligibility
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Your Eligibility Application, once approved, will allow you to schedule CESP examination attempts.
A candidate is limited to taking the exam twice in a 12-month period. Candidates who fail the exam may retest after 30 days.
Registration for an exam session is open to all employment support professionals who meet the eligibility criteria and submit a full application.
Logging In and Beginning Your Application:
If you have applied for the examination before, please log in to work on your application.
Candidates for CESP™ certification must meet all eligibility requirements at the time of their application for certification. The CESP™ certification is open to all employment professionals that meet the eligibility criteria (to read more, click here). APSE membership is not required for CESP™.
Communications and Questions:
Please make sure that you have added both firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com to your email contacts list. You are responsible for ensuring you receive email communications to log in, apply, and receive notifications.
You are also able to log in at any time and see the status of your application.
Once You Submit:
Once your application is submitted, all applications are reviewed by APSE staff. You will either be asked for follow-up or approved.
If additional questions are asked of you during the review, you will have one opportunity to provide additional documentation or clarification and resubmit the application within 30 days.
A certain percentage of applications have a secondary review by the Quality Assurance Committee. If your application is randomly selected for review, you may be asked for follow-up information to show your eligibility before you can sit for the examination.
Scheduling Your Exam: