SMS

Earn the Seating and Mobility Specialist Certification.

The SMS certification recognizes demonstrated competence in seating and mobility assessment, funding resources, implementation of intervention, and outcome assessment and follow-up.

The Seating and Mobility Specialist (SMS) is a specialty certification for professionals working in seating and mobility. While the ATP is a broad-based exam covering all major areas of assistive technology, the SMS exam is focused specifically on seating, positioning, and mobility. The program is intended for clinicians, suppliers, engineers and others involved in seating and mobility service provision.

EXAM PERIODS AND APPLICATION DEADLINES
Exam Periods Testing Dates Applications Accepted Without Late Fee Applications Accepted With Late Fee
SUMMER 
ATP Jul. 1 - Sept. 30 April 1 - May 31 June 1-June 15
SMS Jul. 1 - Sept. 30 April 1 - May 31 June 1-June 15
FALL 
ATP Oct. 1 - Dec. 31 June 1 - Aug. 31 Sept. 1-Sept. 15
SMS Oct. 1 - Dec. 31 June 1 - Aug.31 Sept. 1-Sept. 15
WINTER 
ATP Jan. 1 - March 31 Sept. 1-Nov. 30 Dec. 1-Dec. 15
SMS Jan. 1 - March 31 Sept. 1-Nov. 30 Dec. 1-Dec. 15
SPRING 
ATP April 1 - June 30 Dec. 1- Feb. 28 March 1-March 15
SMS April 1 - June 30 Dec. 1- Feb. 28 March 1-March 15

Application Fee

 $250 

Submit your Application to RESNA

1700 North Moore Street, Suite 1540
Arlington,  VA 22209-1903
Email: certification@resna.org