CESP™ Applications

You will find the CESP™ Examination Eligibility Application and Re-certification Applications here. 

Please note that you are to complete your own application. CESP™ application forms submitted on your behalf will not be accepted. Due to privacy, your application and/or application status will not be discussed with anyone other than you as the applicant.

If you have ever applied for the CESP™ using an online application, you already have an account. Please click Log in, then "forgot password" to request instructions to access your account.



 Candidates for Examination

The CESP™ application is open to all eligible candidates*. You are required to fill out the Examination Application during an application window to test in the corresponding testing dates. Find more information about deadlines on the application.

The first and last name provided must match the name on your government-issued photo identification required for entrance to the exam.

Find out more about the *eligibility requirements, application process, and more on our Frequently Asked Questions page. 

If you are a current CESP™ looking to re-certify by exam, please fill out the exam application.

Click to go to the CESP™ Examination Application


Candidates for Recertification  

The Recertification application to recertify through Continuing Education (CE) credits will be available for currently certified candidates. You are eligible to submit the 9 months before your expiration up to 1 month after expiration. 

If you are a current CESP™ looking to re-certify by exam, please fill out the exam application.

Find out more about the recertification process, what counts as CE credits, and more on our Frequently Asked Questions page. 

Click to go to the CESP™ Recertification Application