1. Application – The Associate Certified Educator writes the ACPE Director of Programs or designee using Letter of Intent to Meet ACPE Certification Commission (Appendix 10), with a copy to the Commission Chair, and Area Certification Chair if the option of meeting in the area is chosen, stating intent to meet the Commission for ACPE Certified Educator certification and stating which option for meeting a committee is desired.

The options are:

a. to meet the Commission at one of its regularly scheduled national meetings; or
b. to meet a subcommittee of the Commission in one’s own area, adhering to the area schedule provided the Associate Certified Educator does not have any notations.

2. Payment of the required fee must accompany the written request.

3. The Director of Programs or designee responds in writing to the Associate Certified Educator, with a copy to the Commission Chair, and notifies the Area Certification Chair if the applicant chooses to meet a subcommittee of the Commission in the applicant’s area.

4. The Associate Certified Educator chooses a specific unit of CPE for review.