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Autism Specialist Certification

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Prepare for and take the Autism Certification Competency Exam with the 21 courses included in this program.

You can become a Certified Autism Specialist by meeting these eligibility requirements:

  1. Earned a Master's degree (or a bachelor's degree with at least 10 years of experience) in special education, education, educational psychology, psychology, human development, early childhood education, speech/language pathology, occupational therapy, physical therapy, social work, or a closely related field.
  2. Have two years of experience working in a field that treats or supports individuals on the autism spectrum.
  3. Complete the 21 autism courses included in this package.
  4. Pass the online Autism Certification Competency Exam provided by the International Board for Credentialing and Continuing Education Services (IBCCES).

After successful completion of these requirements, you will receive:
An official certificate and certification number, an authorized walled ID card, and a digital badge for digital resumes and social media.

Benefits of Certified Autism Training:

For Individuals:
  • Enhances professional credibility.
  • Provides opportunities for career advancement.
  • May increase earning potential.
  • Meets specialization requirements.

For Schools/Districts:
  • Improves the student experience.
  • Demonstrates your commitment to ongoing training to parents and increases their confidence in your school and district.
  • Increases opportunities for grants.
  • Assists in demonstrating compliance with local and state guidelines for professional development.
  • Helps reduce the chance of litigation in your school or district.