1. Discipline Requirement*

To qualify for the Examination under the standard pathway, a discipline requirement must be met at the time of application and Examination.  A listing of the Disciplines that fall under the standard pathway is available on page 4 of the Examination Handbook, section titled, Eligibility Requirements for Initial Certification, 1. Discipline.

*Don't meet the Discipline Requirement as described in the Examination Handbook for the standard pathway? Click here for information on the "Unique Qualifications" Pathway that is available to health professionals holding advanced degrees in other health related concentrations/majors.

After meeting the discipline requirement, the educator can begin to accrue the practice experience and continuing education hours needed prior to applying for the Examination. Please be mindful of the timeframes in which one can accrue the hours.


Click here for the details on the professional practice experience requirement.
Click here for the details on the continuing education hour requirement.
Click here to review the fee information.