Professional Certification Options

IAAP Certified CPACC Badge; dark blue inner circle with a red outer circle.Certified Professional in Accessibility Core Competencies (CPACC)

IAAP Certified WAS badge; dark blue inner circle with lighter blue outer circleWeb Accessibility Specialist (WAS)

IAAP Certified CPABE badge; dark blue inner circle with orange outer circle.Certified Professional in Accessible Built Environments (CPABE)

Accessible Document Specialist (ADS) certification badgeAccessible Document Specialist (ADS)

IAAP Certified CPWA badge; dark blue inner circle with silver outer circle.Certified Professional in Web Accessibility (CPWA) Designation

Exam Development and Results

IAAP is a member of ICE (Institute for Credentialing Excellence) 

The Institute for Credentialing Excellence, or ICE, is a professional membership association that provides education, networking, and other resources for organizations and individuals who work in and serve the credentialing industry.  ICE is a leading developer of standards for both certification and certificate programs and it is both a provider of and a clearing house for information on trends in certification, test development and delivery, assessment-based certificate programs, and other information relevant to the credentialing community.
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What will make our profession strong is having you as a member. Regardless of your knowledge level in accessibility, we all play a role in growing this profession. Help guide us to being a great professional association serving our diverse needs.

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Through use of IAAP Connections, you can join an existing discussion or even start your own. You can also blog, upload resources to libraries and join some of our committees.

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The Educational Training Database is a searchable global resource database which provides a centralized place for accessibility professionals and others to locate and access educational-related instructional materials related to accessibility. 

Learn about our Career Center  

The IAAP Career Center is a resource for both job seekers and recruiting organizations. You'll find the latest open positions for accessibility professionals!
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