Candidate for the ATP

Starting on or after October 1st, 2019

Become a Candidate for the ATP – The Best Way to Start Your Assistive Technology Career

If you’re ready to start your journey to a rewarding career in AT but don’t yet have the necessary experience to earn the globally recognized ATP certification, the Candidate for the ATP designation has you covered! It’s the best alternative path for aspiring AT pros determined to fast-track their careers.

Through the Candidate for the ATP program, you can take the exam without the education/training and required work experience. When you pass, and you have submitted an ATP application, you become a Candidate for the ATP as you work to gain the necessary education/training and experience to achieve full certification.

Register For Your Exam

Don’t wait. If you’re ready to pursue the Candidate for the ATP designation, commit now by registering for your exam. 

Schedule your exam by creating an account with RESNA, Selecting the ATP Exam and completing payment. Confirmation of exam purchase will be sent to you via email and will include a unique link/identifier and instructions to be used to schedule your exam.

The ATP Exam is delivered by Prometric, a leading provider of global, computer-based testing for certification and licensure exams. You can find details on testing locations, policies, accommodations and more on their website.

Apply for the ATP at any time. If you already meet the eligibility requirements, and have passed the ATP exam, you can complete the application and be awarded the designation of ATP.

REMINDER: If you wish to be considered as a Candidate for the ATP, you MUST pass the ATP exam AND submit an ATP application.