How to access the exam

Online Exam

  • You will receive an email notification with instructions on how to access the exam. The exam is available immediately.
  • You may access the course by logging into your MyAPA account and selecting the course(s) from the Continuing Education & Professional Development section.
  • The exam does not have to be completed in one sitting, i.e., you can start, save, and return to complete the exam at a later time.
  • The Documentation of CE Credit is available upon successful completion of the test (75% or higher). You will be prompted to complete an evaluation form prior to printing your certificate. Simply click on the link that states: "You may print your CEP certificate".
  • Individuals are required to meet a passing score of 75% or higher.  Individuals are allowed two attempts to successfully complete the program.  If the individual is unsuccessful on the second attempt, access to the online test will no longer be available.

Hardcopy Exam

  • Hardcopy exam will be mailed to the address provided during the ordering process. Allow 7-10 days for delivery from date order is received.
  • Once you complete the exam, mail the answer sheet and evaluation form to the APA CEP Office.
  • Upon successful completion (75% or higher), you will receive your Documentation of CE Credit by mail within 15 business days from the day we receive the exam in our office.
  • The certificate will be dated the day the exam is received.
  • Individuals are required to meet a passing score of 75% or higher.  Individuals are allowed two attempts to successfully complete the program.