Maintaining APA® Certification

The APA® Annual Registration Form and assessment fee must be submitted annually by March 31 in order to keep your APA® certificate in good standing. In addition, the APA® Program requires that active APA®s complete 30 hours of Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits over a two-year period (with a minimum of five hours completed in any one year). For more information on CPE requirements, please visit the APA® Certification Candidate Handbook.

Please ensure your address and contact information is current. To update your information, please email the APA® Administrator at

For questions regarding your APA® certificate renewal, please email the APA® Administrator.