Forms and Instructions


Required for Candidate Application and Exam Pathway
Employment Verification Form

Required for Grandfathering Program Application Pathway
Professional Recommendation Form

Additional Forms
Name Change Form
Special Accommodations Request Form

Complaint Form
Appeals Form
Education/Experience Waiver Request Form

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Instructional Documents – Application Process

Step-by-step instructions on the CMS online application system
Step-by-step instructions for the Grandfathering Pathway in the CMS online application System
Application Checklist

Frequently Asked Questions

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Before You Apply Pending Applicants      CHIAP™ Certificants
Candidate Handbook Exam Preparation Recertification Process
Application Process   My CHIAP™ Profile
Grandfathering Program