|1) Applicant pays application fee and submits completed application through online database|
|2) COPA directed staff determine whether the application is complete and sufficient for review|
|3) Credentialing Board evaluates the application and determines whether applicant is eligible for exam|
|4) Staff works with applicant to schedule exam|
|5) Applicant takes exam and either passes or fails|
|6) If exam passed, applicant will be certified|
Information about retaking exam from IC&RC Candidate Guide: Candidates interested in retaking an exam must wait 90 days after the original test date.