Your CBTM® Certification is valid for five years and to continue your qualification, you have to recertify. Recertification implies making your CBTM® credential valid again before its validity expires in five years. Keeping your CBTM® alive and active through recertification is easy. There will be frequent recertification reminder emails from BCI and from other BCI partners in your region and you simply have to click the links mentioned in these communications, or log into your BCI account and register for CBTM® recertification.
How many times can you Recertify for CBTM®
BCI permits unlimited number of recertification chances for CBTM® and your CBTM® qualification can expire only if it has not been “refreshed” once in five years. You will receive frequent reminders from BCI and other BCI partners on this and there are exciting recertification offers, which you can grab and get fee discounts.
When to apply for a Recertification for CBTM ®
You should apply for recertification at least 8 weeks prior to the date of expiry of your CBTM® certification. This date is mentioned on your CBTM® credential document/certificate. In addition, you receive frequent reminders from BCI to this effect. Please note that if your CBTM® recertification application is NOT received by BCI till two weeks before the expiry of your certification, your recertification request will be only processed as a fresh CBTM® application and you will have to pay the applicable full CBTM® fee.
How to Recertify for CBTM®
Recertification for CBTM® is a simple 3-step process:
- Register for your CBTM® Recertification Program
You can enroll for recertification directly with BCI on one of the BCI portals or take the assistance of the local BCI authorized training provider. Once you register and pay the required fee, you will receive the CBTM® recertification Voucher and all other relevant information about recertification through email including the login details of your Recertification account. You will qualify for the CBTM® recertification after completing the requirements as mentioned in Step 2 below. Indeed, do remember to enroll early if you want to enjoy the fee benefit!
- Complete CBTM® Recertification Requirements
Once you have applied for a CBTM® recertification, you are required to complete the following BCI-prescribed process after logging into your account:
- Submission of your latest Curriculum Vitae in the format available on the CBTM® Recertification section on the BCI portal.
- Complete the Training management Experience Report documenting key aspects of your learnings and achievements since attaining the CBTM® certification as prescribed and available online.
- Get the Recertification Decision
If you qualify all prescribed BCI norms on Knowledge and Competence Prerequisites and have completed your submissions, you become eligible for being considered for the recertification of the CBTM® credential. You can expect your CBTM® Credential Pack to reach you within 30-45 days from the date of declaration of the recertification decision.
Click here to apply for CBTM® recertification!