To maintain your certification, you must recertify. Recertification keeps you current on the industry's trends and best practices and provides the highest value and quality to your customers and yourself.
Click here for the recertification form.
Your hard-earned CAS/MAS Certification requires recertification every three years in order to remain valid.
• CAS designees must continue to keep their CAS Certification current by completing 25 additional educational credits over three years
• MAS designees must continue to keep their MAS Certification current by completing 25 additional MAS level educational credits over three years
Recertification points may be earned through: attendance at live industry classes, books/audio CDs, and webinars. There are no required courses for recertification purposes.
Recertification fees: $75 member fee; $125 non-member fee
Membership with PPAI is not a requirement to renew your PPAI Certification.
Life Certification Exemption
Individuals can qualify for exemption from recertification requirements for their MAS or CAS certification* Designees who meet one of the following criteria, can qualify for this exemption and will subsequently become certified for life:
- 60 years of age or more
- A member of the PPAI Hall of Fame
- A “lifetime” member of PPAI (Board nominated)
If you are interested in life certification, please submit the Life Certification Exemption form.
*CAS and/or MAS Certification must be current and in good-standing at the time of submission for life certification in order to qualify.