Volume 22
Number 4
The Forum issue of Association of Professional Chaplains

Important Notice Regarding Past-Due Invoices, CE Summary or Five Year Maintenance of Certification

APC Staff are in the final stages of preparing notices for those individuals that have not completed their maintenance of certification for 2019:

Past-due invoices, CE summary or non-compliance of five-year maintenance can impact your standing with APC and your status as a certified chaplain.  We are now asking those that believe or are unsure if they are not in compliance with APC/BCCI processes to take the following steps.

Most Recent Continuing Education Report2019
Quinquennial Maintenance of Certification Yearsxxxx and xxxx
Quinquennial Maintenance of Certification Complete Date2019
Quinquennial Maintenance of Certification Peer Review2019

Should you have questions about your CE and/or five-year maintenance of certification, please contact Beth. If you have not submitted your 2019 summary, send it to beth@professionalchaplains.org.

Important: APC is your home for professional support.  We understand that during this unprecedented time your situation and status may have changed.  APC is here to help you during this time, but we need to hear from you.  If you are currently unable to pay an invoice or if you need an extension for submitting you CE summary, or five-year maintenance of certification, please contact us today!  Our staff are standing by to assist you and we will do as much as we can to help you meet your goals.  We value each of our members and we hope you continue to value your professional association.


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