Board Examination Process

Applicants who are interested in taking the NCCAOM board exams must submit an application for certification. The application is necessary to review your eligibility, issue an authorization to test letter and to achieve Diplomate status. Applications are valid for four years.

The NCCAOM® Certification Handbook is the official source of information for applicants who wish to sit for the national board exams and achieve certification(s) with NCCAOM. Please see step by step process below for further details:

Certification Complete!


* NCCAOM® Authorization to Test Letter (ATTL)