Once granted Provisional Accreditation, a center has up to two years to become a fully accredited center. If the center desires, they may begin the process of moving towards full accreditation as soon as they have completed 2 (two) units of CPE.


  1. Initiate consultation with Accreditation Commissioner.
  2. Submit form for Accreditation Review Request.
  3. Ensure all materials in the Accreditation Portfolio are current, including a self-study for the center.
  4. Plan for and host the Site Visit.
  5. Respond to Site Visit Report Part I according to established timeline.
  6. Receive Site Visit Report Part II.
  7. Await notification of Commission Action (30 days following the conclusion of the Commission Meeting) for Initial Accreditation, which is valid for six years. See Periodic Reviews under Commission Actions for more information.