NCEA Certified Credential Further Expands...
National Skin Care Certification Expands to 330+
Testing Sites in the United States and Canada
The National Coalition of Estheticians, Manufacturers/Distributors & Associations (NCEA) are pleased to announce that an expanded testing partnership in Canada now provides 30 more testing sites for NCEA Certified Candidates to take their exam.
In addition, further expansion with our US-based partner-Comira-has added testing sites so that all states now have the capabilities to meet the growing needs of the industry. Washington joins Utah, Alabama, Virginia, and the District of Columbia as the latest state to recognize the national certification as a way to obtain a Master Esthetician License.
WHAT BEING NCEA CERTIFIED MEANS...
NCEA Certified is the professional status awarded to a skin care professional that has met the competency standards as set-forth by NCEA's 1200 Hour Esthetician Job Task Analysis. It represents the highest skin care credential available in the United States and adherence to the code of ethics of the profession.
NCEA Certified Professionals may also be members of the National Coalition of Estheticians, Manufacturers/Distributors & Associations.
The path to becoming NCEA Certified begins with knowing if you meet the candidate requirements. Complete the application with supporting documents, and submit for verification. Prepare for and take the Certification Exam. This entire program can be completed in as little as 6-8 weeks.
STEP 2 - The Candidate Application and other supporting documents are then submitted for Records Verification. Once your records are verified you are then provided with the Authorization-to-Test email. (ATT)
STEP 3 - With your ATT, contact the Testing Call Center within 15 days of receipt and schedule to take your exam within 90 days!
For additional information on attaining start with meeting the Candidate Application Requirements
Comira is a full service testing company for licensure, certification, assessment and educational testing programs. We provide expertise throughout the entire testing lifecycle, including test development, computer-based testing and result management.
As of October 1st, 2013 there will be a $75 Late Fee for Recertification Applicants requesting re-instatment of their NCEA Certified credential. Expired NCEA Certified credentials cannot be verified for employment or endorsed for licensure.
The mission of the NCEA is to define standards of practice through certification and continuing education accreditation in order to represent and advocate for the esthetic profession.
NCEA is protecting your right to practice by...
- Providing professional excellence through the NCEA Certified credential
- Approving continuing education through the Commission on Accreditation
- Advocating to strengthen your voice and position with state regulatory boards
"The NCEA NETT Conference features Paul Suttles Director of Field Education
for Pivot Point. He left educators wanting more! He was awesome!"
–Claudia Simone Silva-Martins, Miller-Motte Technical College
If you are an educator working for a manufacturer/distributor, a teacher at a school, or wanting to improve your on-site staff training by understanding learning styles, then this event is for you!
For registration information, please call (US) 1.800.471.0229 or (outside US) 1.305.443.2322- Mon-Fri 9am-5pm (EST).
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I have found that these certification webinars have been very helpful. They have helped to refresh me on the things I know and helped me to learn what I didn't quite get when working on the knowledge reviews. Great work!
Ruth Light, Heritage College, Esthetics Instructor