Certus certification demonstrates to a global audience that your certification is valid evidence of your knowledge, skills, and competence. To begin, just follow the steps below. You may even quality for free certification when you transfer your certification from another body to Certus.
Choose the Right Certification(s) for You
Certus offers a variety of certification programs. Visit the Certifications tab on the menu above to see a list of all currently available certification programs.
Review the Certification Requirements
Carefully review the certification requirements specific to the certification(s) you wish to pursue. Be sure you meet the eligibility requirements before applying. Most of our certification program requirements include training, professional experience, audit experience, and an examination. Some programs also require education experience. Call or email us with any questions.
Apply for Certification
If you are new customer, create a new account and register your contact details by clicking on the Login button. Once you have an account created you may proceed to apply for certification.
During the application process, you will need to select the scheme and grade you wish to apply for, and you will need to agree to adhere to our code of conduct.
You will also pay a nonrefundable application fee and your first year’s certification fee.
Once we have received your application, you will receive information on how to upload required evidence needed to complete your application. We will also send you information on the exam needed for your certification as well as additional information on how to prepare for and take the exam.
Prepare For and Take the Examination
As part of the application process, you will be sent a link to an online examination relevant to the certification you are applying for. The exam is designed to test your knowledge of auditing principles and the standard upon which your certification is based.
You will be given three opportunities to take the exam. The best preparation is to read the current version of ISO 19011 and the ISO standard upon which your certification is built, such as ISO 9001.
Once we receive all required documents and you have passed your exam, we will issue your certification. You will receive an electronic welcome kit and a link to access your digital certificate and digital badge through our partner Accredible.
How to Transition to Certus for FREE
We will grant you Certus certification at no charge at the same scheme and grade as your current certification with another body. Your Certus certification will have the same expiration date as your current certification with your current personnel certification body for up to 12 months. For example, if your current certification is due to expire in 6 months, your Certus certification will have the same expiration date. You must meet the requirements for the scheme and grade you select. Click here for more information.